7 tips for finding a great volunteer activity

This week is National Volunteer Appreciation Week so I want to thank all of you who volunteer in your community! Volunteering is an incredible way of helping others and supporting your community and neighbors....more

Strategic Volunteerism – Will Non-Profit Board Service Expand Your Skills and Network?

http://sheownsit.com/strategic-volunteerism-will-nonprofit-board-service...One who runs a business, manages a staff, or perhaps raises a family, might question the value or reality of adding volunteer activities. Many cite non-profit board experience as an entrée to new job opportunities, the ability to leverage their networks, and an expansion of their skills.Here are some questions to ask and areas to assess when you are deciding whether to commit to Non-Profit Board Service.1. How Long Is the Commitment?...more