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Nonprofit Leaders Want More Volunteers but Say It Is Tough to Recruit Them

The Chronicle of Philanthropy, February 2023

Grant Makers Weigh What’s Needed to Help Volunteerism Programs Thrive

The Chronicle of Philanthropy, January 2023

Why and How Charities Should Revive a Declining but Vital Resource … Volunteers

The Chronicle of Philanthropy, September 2022

Groundbreaking Research

In 2022, the Initiative commissioned two national research studies on strategic volunteer engagement: “The State of Volunteer Engagement: Insights from Nonprofit Leaders and Funders” conducted by Do Good Institute and “Investing in Strategic Volunteer Engagement: A Qualitative Study” conducted by Dr. Sue Cater Kahl.

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