Volunteer Management

Resources to Strengthen
Your Nonprofit

From keeping up with the latest trends, to training opportunities, to coalition-building and networking, the tools below can help you strengthen your organization and build your capacity to do more in your community.


Platform and services centered around the nonprofit community, including webinars and info sessions

Council for Certification in Volunteer Administration

Certification process to competently attract, onboard, and support dedicated volunteers and community members

AmeriCorps Recruitment Materials

Toolkit to encourage more people to meet the urgent needs of communities across America through national service

Galaxy Digital

Resources to support selection of a volunteer management software

Points of Light

Resources for individuals to pursue creative, impactful and inspiring ideas through engaging in their communities


National membership organization of leaders and professionals in volunteer engagement

Initative for Strategic Volunteer Engagement

Practical and research-informed tools and resources to inspire nonprofits to invest in strategic volunteer engagement

The State of Volunteer Engagement

Report on recent research into the value of volunteers for the success of nonprofits

Engage Journal

The global voice of leaders of volunteer engagement

International Journal of Volunteer Administration

Peer-reviewed journal for professional managers of volunteers, with resources to address social needs through volunteerism

Volunteer Management Progress Report

VolunteerPro's report on top challenges for volunteer managers and sector trends

The Virginia Community
Engagement Index

See how and why others in Virginia give of their time, talents and voices to community causes. Check out our Virginia Community Engagement Index findings.

What’s Your Volunteer Personality?

Pair your passion with purpose. Take our Volunteer Personality Quiz and find out which volunteer direction is best for you.