CLCC Summer Focus Group Series: Volunteer Recruitment

Participants will explore effective strategies for engaging volunteers work and creating a meaningful volunteer experience. Facilitated by CLCC Training and Education Co-Chair Connie Manes, discussion topics are expected to include:

  • Components of a successful volunteer program
  • Balancing volunteers' needs and land trust needs - "keeping it fun while getting it done"
  • Trends in volunteer recruitment - making use of technology
  • Tracking volunteer work
  • Volunteer appreciation
  • Correlation with membership and donations
  • Micro-volunteering and social networking
  • new models of volunteerism