Since the election, non-profits of all shapes and sizes have experienced an influx of volunteers. While no non-profit wants to turn away help, especially since volunteers often turn into donors, managing large numbers of volunteers can be challenging for many.
Hear from JT’s Vice President of Event Management and International Advance Carly Bradford for tips on how to manage large numbers of volunteers.
When you don’t have an immediate opportunity for volunteers, keep them engaged with ongoing proactive communications that could include:
JT can help expand your teams’ capacity, by developing ongoing volunteer communications and much more. Reach out today to start the conversation.
Sinai Urban Health Institute recently unveiled new findings from the largest community-driven, face-to-face health survey ever conducted in Chicago. The findings showed there continue to be significant, sometimes devastating disparities in the health and wellness of different racial and ethnic groups in Chicago, exacerbated in certain communities.
Elected officials, service organization leaders and advocates for homeless youth came together to celebrate the official opening of Covenant House Illinois. Covenant House International chose Chicago for its first new location in 17 years, because of its dedication to addressing the homeless youth of the city.
Nearly 400 Chicago business, community and workforce development leaders joined Mayor Rahm Emanuel at the Standard Club on Friday morning to celebrate Skills for Chicagoland’s Future’s (Skills) employer and community partners at its second annual Employment Champions Breakfast.