Check out some worthwhile events, newsletters and blogs.
National Volunteer Week
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (January 16, 2012)
- MLK Breakfast -- Annual breakfast to celebrate the legacy of service of Dr. King
- Serve.gov -- Search service events for MLK day
HandsOn Twins Cities Volunteer Expo
- MLK Day of Service -- Learn about MLK Day of Service and how to serve through the Corporation for National and Community Service
Our Shared Resources.org
- HandsOn Twins Cities Volunteer Expo -- Visit with representatives from over 120 area non-profit organizations and find out how you can get involved in a cause and benefit your community on February 19, 2011.
-- Great new website for volunteer administrators! OurSharedResources.org is a free service where volunteer managers can share and access valuable resources in the field, including forms, manuals, position descriptions, templates & tools, tips, ideas, and how-to articles!
Idealist Volunteer Management Resource Center
-- Extensive listing of current research, best practices, tools, and ideas.
Online Journals/News for Nonprofits
- E-Volunteerism -- Online journal of the Volunteer Community, spearheaded by internationally known volunteerism consultants, Susan J. Ellis and Steve McCurley.
- Get on MAVA's mailing list and receive information about upcoming events, news, and hot topics in volunteer administration.
- Energize, Inc. -- Receive news and views on volunteer management, plus quick tips, monthly.
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