Stanford Social Innovation Review : Informing and inspiring leaders of social change


Tag: Volunteering


Innovative programs to attract and manage volunteers



Go-Getters and Givers

Reviewed By Sally Osberg | Nov. 16, 2011

Technology & Design

From Crowdsourcing to CouchSurfing

An interview with Casey Fenton, co-founder of CouchSurfing.

By Roshan Paul | 1 | Nov. 10, 2011

Nonprofit Management

Five Investments You Can Skip

The nonprofit sector wastes an insane amount of time implementing best practices that have painfully low return on investment.

By Aaron Hurst | 11 | Oct. 19, 2011

Technology & Design

Creating Infectious Action

Featuring Jennifer Lynn Aaker | Aug. 4, 2011


Crowdsourcing Microfinance

By Kathy O. Brozek | May. 18, 2011

Civil Society

One Nation Under Gods

Reviewed By Rhys H. Williams | Feb. 16, 2011
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Philanthropy’s Buzzwords of the Decade

The 10 phrases I have chosen to show the steady rise in market-based solutions for social problem solving, technology’s infiltration of all things fund raising, and a shift in attention from local to global.

By Lucy Bernholz | Jan. 5, 2011
SSIR blogger Kelly Kleiman, who blogs as The Nonprofiteer, is principal of NFP Consulting, which provides strategic planning, Board development and fundraising advice to charities and philanthropies.

Nonprofit Management

Fired Up To Volunteer

Nonprofits can gain highly skilled volunteers through a variety of resources.

By Kelly Kleiman | 4 | Dec. 15, 2010

Technology & Design

The Dragonfly Effect

By Jennifer Aaker & Andy Smith | 9 | Nov. 18, 2010


Volunteering for Number One

By Jessica Ruvinsky | Nov. 17, 2010