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From burying the dead in Lesbos to saving desperate refugees from traffickers in Budapest, volunteers share their stories of responding to one of Europe’s worst humanitarian crises
Quick question: Do your blog posts receive the attention they deserve? Are your headlines so delicious, so tempting that people feel compelled to click through and read your posts?
What drives volunteers away and how to fix it.
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Young mother Sarah Coull was fed up with being unemployed, so tried her hand at volunteering – and hey presto, it soon landed her a job. Here’s her story. After leaving education, I spent a while stru
Following this guide ensures that you are writing your charity blog post for a reason, and are much more likely to gain results for your charity in return.
Volunteering can be great for wellbeing, but fails to appeal to men and younger people. Charities and councils need to reach out to those who have most to gain
I woke up at 4 a.m., and all I could think was "What am I doing with my life?" I was in my early 30s and living in the corporate world, working long hour...
There’s a Buddhist saying: “If you light a lamp for someone it will also brighten your own path.” That’s how I feel about being a mentor. I am currently supporting my second…
Top tips for how to make friends on group volunteering projects abroad. Learn from our 15 years experience of working with volunteers.
“But you seem normal, you can’t have schizoaffective disorder? I know of someone with that and she can’t work, and she can’t go to Uni. You do both, maybe you’ve been misdiagnosed!”
When friends ask, “How are you?” I often respond with “Busy.”
We've blogged about our best creative marketing tips - you might find something new or different you could consider applying to your volunteer recruitment!
The easier it is to find places with good information, the less time users will spend visiting any individual website. This is one of many conclusions that follow from analyzing how people optimize th
People often ask me, “How do you do it all?” when it comes to the extracurricular stuff I do outside of work.
A lot of what you assumed about the challenges facing women in tech is wrong.
A virtual volunteer can be a lifesaver — whether they’ve helped you evaluate the success of a new program, or prepped you for your upcoming…
Our volunteer-powered organizations, unlike those in other cities, are often at capacity, but that doesn’t mean you can’t still make a meaningful contribution. Here are a number of places where you can donate your time or part of your paycheck