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Strategic Volunteer Engagement: A Guide for Nonprofit and Public Sector Leaders


RGK Center Volunteer GuideWhat do nonprofit and public sector leaders need to know to work effectively with volunteers? What systems and strategies need to be in place to effectively engage volunteers? What misconceptions stand in the way of more effective volunteer involvement?

These are just a few of the questions answered in the e-book Strategic Volunteer Engagement: A Guide for Nonprofit and Public Sector Leaders.

This e-book captures the outcomes of a collaborative research project funded by The Volunteer IMPACT Fund with support from The OneStar Foundation. Written by the RGK Center's Sarah Jane Rehnborg, Ph.D. with assistance from project associate Wanda Lee Bailey, Meg Moore and Christine Sinatra, this 40-page booklet is available for purchase.

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