Category Archives: Volunteering

Spring Training Series: Be There or Be Square

By: Kristin Clements-Effner, MSW       Training Coordinator/Co founder It is that time again. We are hosting our Spring Training Series, which is a great time to participate in a strategy packed training that allows you to take your nonprofit to the … Continue reading

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What happens after the Super Bowl? It is up to you.

By: Kristin Clements-Effner, MSW  Training Coordinator/Cofounder Over the past week, I haven’t been anywhere without talk of the Super Bowl and questions about when I am going to the NFL Experience.  You can’t go anywhere in the city and escape … Continue reading

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Volunteers as Organizational Supporters: Understanding and Celebrating Value

Written by: Melissa Noyes Most nonprofits can’t do what they do without volunteers.  Volunteers have the potential to help with almost every aspect of a nonprofit, from simple administrative tasks to large-scale projects and events.  We take a pretty progressive … Continue reading

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Make a Difference this Holiday Season

By: Kristin Clements-Effner, MSW Training Coordinator/Cofounder Christmas lights and the big guy in the red suit have been spotted all over the city.  Yes, it is that time again.  Did you wake up at 3am to get the deals on … Continue reading

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How Easy is it to Get Involved?

Written by: Melissa Noyes Happy Halloween, world changers!  We’re wrapping up our birthday month and our series about our new mission, vision, and values.  Today I’m exploring our last value statement: We believe that clear pathways to engagement make meaningful … Continue reading

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Who Are the Leaders Among Us?

By: Kristin Clements-Effner, MSW Training Coordinator/Cofounder Over the past couple of years, there has been a number of efforts focused on getting young professionals engaged in organizations and community initiatives.  In the blogosphere, you don’t have to search long to … Continue reading

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Embracing Your Right (and Responsibility!) to Make a Difference

Written by: Melissa Noyes Our birthday month continues and we’re having more fun than ever!  We finished up our Fall Training Series last week and as always we have met even more awesome people from Indy-area nonprofits and organizations.  We’re … Continue reading

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