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Just Released: 2018 Nonprofit Volunteer Management Progress Report
Global State-of-the-Industry Research and Volunteer Management Trends for Nonprofits, Charities, Government Agencies, and Membership Associations
Of the report's findings, VolunteerPro founder Tobi Johnsons said, "So much is still unknown about volunteer management trends, let alone the field of volunteer management. We're thrilled to help build knowledge about one of the most valuable assets nonprofits have, their volunteer-based workforce."
Global Data Now Available on Volunteer Management Best Practices & Trends
The research is important to both the nonprofit industry and public sector, as it contains rarely studied information on the challenges, successes, and intentions of volunteer managers in a broad range of industries and cause types. In tis third year, the report compares data and established important trends and benchmarks within the field.
For more information, go to: https://volpro.net/
Specifically, the Volunteer Management Progress Report unveils:
· Top challenges for leaders of volunteer management professionals
· Levels of support volunteer leaders receive from coworkers
· The amount of diversity in volunteer programs
· Data on short-term, long-term, and project-based volunteer retention
· Trends on job salaries, cross tabbed by agency characteristics
· Numbers of volunteers placed and managed
According to one respondent, "Volunteer management is a very difficult profession to explain…The role requires us to be experts within our organisation, plugged into every department. We are HR managers, recruitment consultants, administrators and departmental managers rolled into one. Generally under resourced and under valued…"