Use Motivators to Recruit and Retain Volunteers

Use Motivators to Recruit and Retain Volunteers

hands holding out a gift box November 7, 2016 By: Allison Reznick

Your members are busy with their day jobs, so why would they commit their precious free time to give back to their association community? Answering that question will pave the way to a more engaged volunteer corps in your organization.

Volunteers are the backbone of any association. They represent the membership, give voice to the mission, and collaborate with staff to move the association in new directions. Understanding volunteers' motivating factors is crucial to recruiting and retaining them. ...