Monthly Archives: February 2020

Importance of Culture in Volunteer Organizations

When it comes to attracting volunteers, many nonprofits laser-focus on their volunteer recruitment and retention programs themselves, fine-tuning these operations until they run like clockwork. Yet what if the secret to stronger volunteerism was something larger? Zoom out the camera, … Continue reading

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Post service hours from the schedule

Tip of the Week February 24, 2020 In Volgistics, volunteers’ Schedule and Service are tracked separately. The Schedule is a plan of when volunteers are expected to serve in the future, while Service is a record of when they actually … Continue reading

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Printing blank application forms

Tip of the Week February 17, 2020 While application forms provide a way to collect new volunteer information online, you also have the option of printing blank versions of these forms for venues where it will be more practical to … Continue reading

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16 Fundraising Strategies and Best Practices for Volunteer Organizations

It’s a tale as old as time: Nonprofits fundraising from private, individual donors to conduct operations, host events, stabilize operations, and grow. There are more registered nonprofits today than any other point in history. The vast majority of these organizations … Continue reading

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Using the email validity icon

Tip of the Week February 10, 2020 When you send email through Volgistics, the system automatically tracks if the recipient’s email address is valid and uses an email validity icon on the Core tab of the volunteer record to display … Continue reading

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Get your automatic reports faster

Tip of the Week February 03, 2020 Custom reports can be scheduled to print automatically on a weekly or monthly basis. When you choose to run reports automatically, those reports will be automatically queued and processed during Volgistics’ overnight maintenance … Continue reading

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