About Volunteer Solutions
Volunteer Solutions is a Volunteer Matching Application that helps
Volunteer Centers connect individuals to volunteer opportunities in
their community. Volunteer Solutions helps volunteers, nonprofit
agencies, corporations, event organizers, and Volunteer Centers get
connected. Read on to learn how Volunteer Solutions helps each one of
these groups and how to get yourself or your organization involved
with Volunteer Solutions today.
- Individual Volunteers:
Are you an individual who is interested in volunteering in your
community. You can search for opportunities based on your interests,
skills, and geographic location or simply by entering a keyword. You
can also register on Volunteer Solutions to receive automatic emails
that list volunteer opportunities that match your specific profile.
- Nonprofit Agencies:
Are you a member of a nonprofit organization that would like some free
help in recruiting the perfect volunteer? Our site makes you part of
an interactive, online network of potential volunteers.
Are you a corporation that would like to promote the importance of
getting involved in your community? Link your local Volunteer
Solutions page to your corporate intranet. You get the benefit of
promoting quality volunteer opportunities without all of the work of
trying to keep up with an ever changing database.
- Event Organizers:
Are you thinking of organizing a volunteer event? Volunteer Event
Management (VEM) is the perfect tool to help you efficiently
organize your volunteer events.
- Volunteer Centers:
Are you a member of an umbrella organization that supports multiple
nonprofit agencies and their respective volunteer opportunities?
Volunteer Solutions can help you achieve your mission more effectively
with the Internet. Examples include local United Way chapters and
Independent Volunteer Centers.
Volunteer Solutions hosts the richest database
of service opportunities on line. As an individual volunteer, you can:
- Use a powerful search engine to locate a geographically
targeted opportunity that matches your social interests, skills and
- Create multiple volunteer profiles based on these criteria so
upon returning to the site you can search the database by your
- Research the sponsoring agency to find out more about the organization before volunteering.
Why Use Volunteer Solutions?:
- Immediate web based access to targeted opportunities
- Standardized information on opportunities so you can compare them
- Customized information that saves you time and matches you to the perfect opportunity.
We even include directions to the opportunity when appropriate.
Volunteer Solutions gives your organization free, targeted web based volunteer recruitment. With Volunteer Solutions help your organization can:
- Gain access to the many people who search the web for volunteer opportunities
- List all of your volunteer opportunities in one database accessible to volunteers who share
- Use powerful administrative tools to track the success of your web efforts and improve
- Reduce internal paperwork by registering volunteers directly online
- Add leading edge technology that the private sector enjoys to your existing web site
Volunteer Solutions connects employees with volunteer opportunities
tailored to their interests, time commitments, skills, and areas in
which they live while tracking volunteer hours. It also allows
employees to share online feedback about their experiences. Link your
corporate Internet/intranet site to a local version of Volunteer
Solutions or to a national database of opportunities.
Volunteer Event Management is an event management solution
designed specifically for volunteer events. It is the perfect tool to
help you efficiently organize your volunteer events. With easy to use
forms for your center, your agencies, and your volunteers, you can now
leverage the Internet to match volunteers with projects available in
your community and for your events.
Volunteer Solutions forms partnerships with Volunteer Centers internal
and external to United Ways. Volunteer Solutions turns your off-line
database of opportunities into a dynamic web presence.
Volunteer Solutions can help decrease the time staff spends
maintaining agency and opportunity listings and more time increasing
the impact that is made through volunteering.
The inclusion of any organization or person in this database does not constitute a representation, warranty, or endorsement with respect to the competence, suitability, or reliability of such organization or person by Volunteer Solutions; nor does Volunteer Solutions sponsor or endorse any third-party web site.