Anyone can be a volunteer. But truly outstanding volunteers have several qualities that all hiring managers should look out for as they build their teams. When you identify people who are a good fit, you’ll accomplish more work and have a great... (Read More)
You and your friends go way back. You’ve experienced good times and hardship together, you’ve overcome obstacles and laughed about memories you’ve made together. Now it’s time to put that strong relationship to work through... (Read More)
AmeriCorps members have numerous ways to get involved in the Healthy Futures Focus Area. The focus area aims to support community members by providing assistance, prevention and intervention.
Volunteers focused on Healthy Futures help... (Read More)
A little can go a long way when it comes to recognizing the contributions of volunteers within your organization. Whether you are scheduling a special day of celebration or simply placing information about your treasured volunteers on a bulletin... (Read More)
Families today are more than busy. Between work commitments and after-school activities, vacations and special weekend trips, they have packed itineraries and limited downtime.
But have you ever considered how volunteerism could help you take... (Read More)
Service professionals provide tremendous benefits to our communities. Attorneys ensure families and businesses have the proper legal protection in place, while accountants know the intricate details of the U.S. and Utah tax code to ensure... (Read More)
For the most engaged employees, work is a place where a person can make a difference in the lives of others. Yet other employees on your team need that same level of care and concern in order to be successful. Both groups of team members can benefit... (Read More)
You can think of AmeriCorps like the domestic version of the Peace Corps. This organization brings people across the U.S. together for intensive service projects that build better communities.
Within AmeriCorps are three main branches you... (Read More)
Most of us have benefited from the encouragement and insights of people older than ourselves. In honor of Join Hands Day held on the first Saturday in May, we want to encourage our readers to carry the spirit of this special throughout the month and... (Read More)
On April 28 in Utah, tree enthusiasts and nature-lovers will celebrate Arbor Day. It’s a special opportunity to recognize all of the life-giving properties of trees. A history of the event from the Arbor Day Foundation notes the first people... (Read More)