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Focus Group Basics For Charities

Focus Group Basics For Charities

At the time of writing, I was tasked with creating a volunteer training document for a client on how to run focus groups. This article comes off the back of my work on that document. I hope you find it useful for your non-profit cause. Everyone, including charities,...

Can Volunteers Be Paid?

Can Volunteers Be Paid?

Sometimes, non-profit organisations find it challenging to entice would-be volunteers. They might think that they need to make their volunteer opportunities more appealing, for example, by giving some gift or reward. Throughout my years working with not for profits,...

How to Retain Volunteers

How to Retain Volunteers

Have you come to this page looking for advice on how to retain volunteers? Then you will know how important volunteers are. The benefits of using volunteers are many. They are key to the successful delivery of your service. Filling all kinds of roles, they will help...

What Is Time Banking

What Is Time Banking

We have been asked “What is time banking?” by many non-profits. The phrase “time banking” can cause confusion. It may sound like a complex concept, but it is in fact simple. In time banking, people exchange time, instead of money, to receive a service. Time Bank...