Volunteer Engagement Resources

Resources to help you engage volunteers and expand the volunteer program at your library.

Websites of Interest

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Libraries - Get Involved

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California State Library Resources: Get Involved - Powered by your Library

Serve Idaho: Idaho's volunteer site lists grants, training, and volunteer opportunities

Transforming Life After 50
Jill Fixler - JFFixler Group transforms organizations through innovative volunteer engagement strategies that build organizational capacity for increased impact.
Southwest Idaho Directors of Volunteer Services - SWIDOVS is a networking group of Volunteer Services Directors, who meet the 3rd Thursday of the Month except June, July and December. SWIDOVS is a forum to get together to share expertise, concerns, solutions, new programs ideas, conference materials, resources and anything else that pops up in our round table discussion.
Serv.gov Resource Center - Tools and Training for volunteer and service programs

Information and Resources from Workshops and Trainings

Engaging Volunteers in New Ways: Archived one hour webinar, December 17, 2013

Teen Volunteer Programs: There's More than Simply Shelving! :Archived one hour webinar, October 23, 2013

ICfL VolunteerMatch Training, April 19-20, 2012

VolunteerMatch Idaho webinars and resources