Tag Archives: volunteer management software

Include Volunteer Names on ‘Child’ Records in Excel Reports

Tip of the Week September 23, 2019 In databases, a ‘child’ record is a piece of information that relates back to one particular record. Because Excel Spreadsheet reports are designed to be able to contain a very large amount of … Continue reading

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Limit the Rights or Access to Volgistics for Specific System Operators

Tip of the Week September 02, 2019 If a Volgistics Account will utilize the services of system operators other than just the account’s Administrator(s), it may be important to define specific limits of the rights or access for those users. … Continue reading

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The Ultimate Guide to Volunteer Screening

Having a team of volunteers can significantly increase the impact of an organization. Competent volunteers can make a significant difference in day-to-day operations, and working with your organization benefits them by allowing them to build new skills and experience. However, … Continue reading

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Prompt a Password Reset for System Operators

Tip of the Week August 26, 2019 Whether you’re assigning an operator a password that you want to make temporary, or your organization has security concerns and wants all users to update their login information, or you simply want to … Continue reading

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How to Prevent Volunteer No-Shows

At one point or another, it’s bound to happen. Someone signs up for a volunteer slot, then doesn’t show up. In fact, it happens a lot for most charities. Putting a plan in place can save you and your organization … Continue reading

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Keep Report Columns All on One Page

Tip of the Week August 19, 2019 If you’ve created a custom report in PDF format, you may find instances where some columns of information extend beyond the width of the page causing them to appear on subsequent pages. If … Continue reading

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Volunteer Scheduling Tips

Improve the Volunteer Scheduling Process Do you schedule volunteers for your organization? Then you know what a challenge it can be. You have to worry about your charity’s needs while also balancing the needs of your volunteers, and that harmony … Continue reading

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Print Service Report for a Single Archived Volunteer Record

Tip of the Week August 12, 2019 There may be times you want to print service reports for archived volunteer records. One way to do this is to create a custom Excel report that contains service information for all archived … Continue reading

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Time Management Tips for Volunteer Managers

Time Management Advice for Volunteer Managers Many nonprofits are small operations where employees wear many hats. You may have a lot of duties in addition to managing your volunteers. At times, this workload can feel overwhelming, but it’s possible to … Continue reading

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