New In the “VIS Vault” — Volunteer Management “Ground Rules”

What’s a volunteer manager to do when several people on staff request volunteers at the same time — with or without advance notice? This guest article by Meridian Swift of the Volunteerplaintalk blog provides guidance on how to set priorities — and get the buy-in from management that volunteer managers need. Log into your account and access the document in the “Volunteer Management” section of the “VIS Vault.” Not a member? Click the “Join Now” button and become a VIS member for only $25 a year, enjoying access to all our risk management resources as well as discounts on a variety of products and services nonprofits use. If you are a current VIS member and haven’t yet set up your free account, contact William Henry at 800.222.8920 or