Volunteer Management: A Framework Allowing for Change
Volunteer programs continue to thrive with the right people and systems in place
Both Megan Webb and Hilary Anne Hager recently experienced major changes in their volunteer programs. Megan became the director of Oakland Animal Services in California, and Hilary moved the operations of Everett Animal Services in Washington state into a brand-new animal shelter facility.
Such huge changes might easily have crippled their volunteer programs; however, they’ve found that the foundations that they created ahead of time kept their programs running. In this article, they discuss the components of their volunteer programs that they believe were the most instrumental in their time of change.