Motivating & thanking volunteers

People volunteer for a multitude of reasons: to give something back to their community; to gain or improve skills; to meet new people; because they are interested in an issue or cause; or because they have some free time on their hands. Acknowledging the work that volunteers do with your organisation ensures they will stay motivated and continue to work on your behalf. Here are some ideas on how to motivate and thank volunteers.

For ideas on how to both recognise the valuable contributions of your volunteers and find ways to keep your volunteer team motivated please click here to download a document you can save and print.

“When the story of these times gets written, we want it to say that we did all we could, and it was more than anyone could have imagined.” – Bono