Reimagining Volunteerism & Service Blog Series

As a home for nonprofits, foundations, and corporate allies engaged in every kind of charitable endeavor, Independent Sector is proud to advance the work of volunteers across the country. In the interest of further advancing the national dialogue on volunteerism and national service, we are proud to produce this blog series, Reimagining Volunteerism & Service, to dig deeper and explore different policy solutions in 2020 and beyond.

Bees and Volunteers: Both Need Our Attention Now
December 2019
by Jan Masaoka, CEO, California Association of Nonprofits (CalNonprofits)

Philanthropy’s Future in Flux as Volunteering and Giving Rates Waver
January 2020
By Kaitlin Ahmad, Nathan Dietz, Robert T. Grimm, Jr., of University of Maryland’s Do Good Institute

With Power Comes Great Responsibility: The Privatization of Government, Service, and Equity
February 2020
By Jeremie Greer, Liberation in a Generation

Finding Safe Opportunities to Volunteer During the COVID-19 Crisis
April 2020
By Greg Baldwin, CEO, VolunteerMatch

The views and opinions expressed in this blog series are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of Independent Sector.



Global Topics: Civil Society, Public Policy, Voices for Good
Policy Issues: Nonprofit Operations, Volunteer Mileage Reimbursement