Building the Case for Funder/Volunteer Engagement Partnerships

Many nonprofit organizations struggle to attract today’s volunteers as strategic partners in addressing significant community and organizational needs. Watch as nonprofits and funders share compelling research and innovative resources to create successful partnerships.

Recorded during the National Summit on Volunteer Engagement Leadership, July 26, 2017, St. Paul, MN

Introduction by Jane Leighty Justis

President, The Leighty Foundation       
4:59 mins
Resources:

  • The Funder’s Guide to Investing in Volunteer Engagement
  • Guide for Nonprofits

Reimaging Service

15:52 mins
Speaker:  Kaira Esgate, CEO, America’s Service Commissions
Resources:

Overview of Service Enterprise

11:39 mins
Speaker: Beth Steinhorn, President, VQ Volunteer Strategies (formerly JFFixler Group)
Resources:

The Volunteer Perspective: High Net Worth Donor Volunteers

12:06 mins
Speaker: Claire Costello, Managing Director, U.S. Trust, Bank of America Private Wealth Management
Resources:

The Role of Volunteering in Philanthropy 

12:37 mins
Speaker: Elaine A. Martyn, Vice President, Relationship Management, Private Donor Group, Fidelity Charitable
Resources:

The Relationship Between Development and Volunteer Engagement  

1:51 mins
Speaker: Jane Leighty Justis, President, The Leighty Foundation