Recognition eTool Kit: Beyond Pins, Plaques and Parties

Most nonprofits recognize volunteers for their contributions. Yet, research shows there is a disconnect between what volunteers are seeking in terms of recognition and what organizations are providing. This eTool Kit will help you strategically plan your organization’s recognition efforts in affordable and effective ways.

  • Assess your organization's culture of appreciation
  • Define what you want your culture of appreciation to look like
  • Set the stage for meaningful recognition
  • Tailor recognition to motivational styles
  • Develop and plan strategies to consistently and effectively recognize volunteers for their efforts annually and ongoingly—both formally and informally