Funders rarely recognize the potential of volunteer engagement in mission fulfillment and, therefore, rarely fund volunteer engagement infrastructure. Furthermore, organizations aren’t always skilled at making the case for how infrastructure support leads to mission impact. Doing so starts with considering the following questions:
- As an organization engaging volunteers, how can you inspire funders to financially support you in building the needed capacity?
- How can we shift the paradigm to ensure volunteer engagement is viewed by funders as a cost effective strategy critical to empowering organizations to achieve their missions?
Download our new guide to learn how you can educate and motivate both the leadership in your organization and funders in your community to support capacity building through volunteer engagement!