In the game of football, success is pretty obvious. The team with the most points wins, while the team with the least points walks off the field in the hope of playing better next time.But in the world of volunteer program management, things aren't... (Read More)
You might think social change only happens on the global stage or in major U.S. metro areas, but that's not entirely accurate. Positive change can be enacted right here in Utah, and college students and AmeriCorps members had the opportunity to... (Read More)
If you’ve ever been startled out of a deep sleep to a blaring alarm clock, you understand what it means to be unprepared. Perhaps you’ve overslept on the day of a big meeting. Or maybe you’ve had a family emergency that forced you to rework... (Read More)
Would you know what to do in the event of an emergency? Would your spouse, children and neighbors? Would your coworkers, employees and volunteers? The fact is everyone benefits when procedures are clear in the event that your safety or the safety of... (Read More)
Few people living at the time of the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks will forget the tragic loss of life that occurred that day. Nor will they forget the heroic work of first responders and unnamed neighbors who risked everything to save... (Read More)
If you love your community, there are few better ways to give back annually than by participating in United Way’s Day of Caring activities throughout Utah. Although these events are held on different dates depending on which county you live in... (Read More)
When you start a new job, the best person to meet is the one who will coach you through the process of becoming a part of the organization. Too often, new hires are given papers to push and directions to the coffeemaker without any insights into... (Read More)
As a high school student, you might think the fastest way to go to college is to get a part-time job, put in plenty of hours on weekends and holidays, and sock cash away in your savings account.
We’re confident that’s one way to get... (Read More)
Position descriptions might seem like just another piece of paper to many people. But to volunteer managers, position descriptions are a tool that empowers both leaders and volunteers themselves.
These documents are useful for several... (Read More)
Registration is officially underway for Elevate Now, the 2016 Utah Nonprofits Association (UNA) Conference. The event happens Sept. 29 at the Davis Conference Center, 1651 N. 700 W. in Layton.
The event will help you and your organization... (Read More)