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


Tag: Volunteering


Innovative programs to attract and manage volunteers

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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

Nonprofit Management

Creating Engaged Citizens

By Tamara Straus | Nov. 17, 2010

Nonprofit Management

The Power of Many

By Layli Miller-Muro | Nov. 17, 2010

Nonprofit Management

Volunteer Bill of Rights

A call for openness and innovation between organizations and volunteers.

By Perla Ni | 2 | Oct. 29, 2010


Put the People to Work

Reviewed By Chris Jarvis | 5 | Oct. 21, 2010

Urban Development

Putting More Fun into Play

By Suzie Boss | Aug. 24, 2010

Social Entrepreneurship

Net Impact vs. The Hub: Do Game Mechanics Work for Voluntarism?

Game mechanics will mature, and volunteer programs will adopt them to enhance their programs.

By Lloyd Nimetz | 1 | Jul. 30, 2010