Category Archive: Non Profit

Baton Rouge Flooding: What can I do?

I got a familiar call today from a dear friend of mine who was the catalyst for me coming to Louisiana 11 years ago and working in relief and recovery post Katrina. He… Continue reading

Are Happy Volunteers the Best Volunteers?

Recently, I had to complete the renewal paperwork for my Certification in Volunteer Administration…yes, they have one of those and I have proudly had mine since 2009. Here’s hoping that my renewal paperwork is… Continue reading

No Such Thing As Impossible

One of the fun parts of training is getting to participate in some great charity rides. This weekend I participated in the 5th Annual “No Such Thing As Impossible” bike ride benefiting Wheels… Continue reading

A great example

I recently posted on Facebook about my dad and what he is doing in his retirement and it made me realize how much the person I have become has been shaped by both… Continue reading

The sign says it all

I saw this awesome sign when I visited an agency in town today. Such a great and easy way to show your volunteers just how important they are to your organization. What made… Continue reading

A Few Words

I had to say a few words at a volunteer awards luncheon today. “Speeches” are not at the top of my list of favorite things, so I have been agonizing over this for a couple… Continue reading