Volunteer Coordinators' Resources

The Volunteer Coordinators Resources offer support for volunteer managers by sharing resources, knowledge, and providing opportunities for training and networking. United Way 2-1-1 Volunteer Center understands the importance of working together in collaboration with other non-profit organizations, foundations, businesses, cities, state government, schools, and churches to help solve our communities most pressing needs.

By joining the Volunteer Coordinators Network, your organization can take advantage of opportunities throughout the year to utilize volunteers, network with other volunteer managers and receive training on the skills that will help your volunteer program to succeed and flourish. 

Information for Volunteer Managers


Council for Certification in Volunteer Administration

The Frances Hesselbein Leadership Institute

HandsOn University Online 

Independent Sector 

Service Leader


Blue Avocado


International Journal of Volunteer Administration

The Non Profit Times

Stanford Social Innovation Review

National Service


Corporation for National and Community Service 

Nonprofit Boards



Governance Matters

Online Resources 

Energ!ze Inc.

HandsOn Network


Resource Center


Volunteering In America


Volunteer Solutions Handbook

Risk Management/Policies

Risk Management and Insurance

Nonprofit Risk Management Center

Nonprofit Law Resource Library 


Tech Soup

Utah Resources

The Community Foundation of Utah

The Nonprofit Academy for Excellence

Utah Commission on Volunteers 

Utah Nonprofits Association

Volunteer Management Training Series

Days of Service
Martin Luther King, JR. Day of Service (January 20, 2014) - http://mlkday.gov/
National Volunteer Week (April 6-13, 2014) - http://www.handsonnetwork.org/nationalprograms/signatureevents/nvw
Global Youth Service Day (April 11-13, 2014) - http://gysd.org/
September 11 Day of Service and Remembrance (September 11, 2014) - http://www.911day.org/
Make a Difference Day (October 25, 2014)- http://makeadifferenceday.com/

Volunteer Management Training Series

2014 Schedule

We’re excited to announce the start of the 2014 Volunteer Management Training Series. Now in its third year, the VMTS is a one of a kind collaborative training effort between the Thayne Center for Service & Learning at Salt Lake Community College, United Way of Salt Lake, the Bennion Community Service Center at University of Utah, and the Center for Civic Engagement at Westminster College.
The VMTS is a free training designed to serve as a a resource to nonprofit professionals at all experience levels. The goal of the trainings is expand organizations’ ability to make positive impacts on the community while enhancing the learning environment of a service-learning and student volunteers.
RSVP via OrgSync, our community partner database. You’ll need a free account (OrgSync Account Setup Instructions) and links to the registration can be found on the schedule.
For questions, email ThayneCenter@slcc.edu.



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