5 Best Ways to Motivate Your Volunteers

5 Best Ways to Motivate Your Volunteers

If you’ve ever struggled to keep a steady set of volunteers, you’re in good hands. Here are our top 5 tips to keeping your volunteers engaged and the best tips you can master to have them coming back time and time again. 1.Understand what motivates people: Volunteers...
What’s A Community Organizer Anyway?

What’s A Community Organizer Anyway?

  Perhaps the best definition of a community organizer comes from Mike Miller of the Organize Training Center. He says that community organizing: “transforms individuals and communities, making them mutually respectful co-creators of public life rather than passive...
Top Three Ways To Increase Results At The Door

Top Three Ways To Increase Results At The Door

Even as someone who has knocked thousands of doors, canvassing still makes me anxious. I worry that I’m not going to be likeable enough or engaging enough at the door, which means fewer people will hear what I have to say or take my survey. The key to success, I’ve...
The Power Of Just Showing Up

The Power Of Just Showing Up

If you’re anything like me, taking the first steps, especially with something new, is absolutely terrifying. However, if we only knew how powerful just showing up can be, you’d be surprised at the impact we’d be able to make in local communities, in our states and...