The Volunteer Revolution – Volunteer Makers Aims: Build upon your volunteer engagement Understand sustainable volunteering Understanding a Volunteer Makers model Create a volunteer engagement plan The Volunteer Revolution? 42% of people questioned in a survey reported volunteering formally (i.e. through a group, club or organisation) at least once in the previous year in England. 27%
About Claire Sully
Claire Sully is a Blogger, writer, lecturer and co-owner @ Tickbox Marketing Digital Agency, a company based in Bristol that has worked with arts, charities and museums for 10 years.. She can be found @clairedesully, http://dontmentionthemword.co.uk/, www.tickboxmarketing.co.uk.
Many organisations face major challenges, with their future sustainability threatened due to funding cuts while we also have significant changes in demographics.
As a new model of volunteer engagement, Volunteer Makers is presenting the value of volunteering in perhaps a different way, which is making some organisations shift their thinking about how they work. It is based on research and development work we have carried out during the past 4 years.