Due to coronavirus, all programs including the 3/19 Nonprofit Meet & Greet and the BoardConnect Diversity & Inclusion program have been postponed until further notice.
Effective Crisis Communication
In these times of crisis, the way that we communicate with our constituents is key to how we are perceived. In this video by VolunteerConnect board member Toni-Anne Blake, you can learn five key strategies to successful communication during a crisis.
Additional Strategic Communication Resources
The Communications Network offers some tools and tips for communication about the COVID-19 crisis including some basic tips on messaging.
This resource from BoardSource guides thinking through the roles & responsibilities of board and staff members during a crises.
NEW! BoardConnect Diversity & Inclusion Program
For Potential Board Members
Interested in joining a nonprofit board? Learn more about the goals, benefits, and schedule of our brand new program focused on Diversity & Inclusion.
If you are a nonprofit looking to recruit new board members our new Diversity & Inclusion board training program is the perfect opportunity.
VolunteerConnect promotes skilled volunteerism and service in central New Jersey by matching professionals looking for pro bono opportunities to nonprofit organizations that need their talents. Our mission is to expand the reach, impact and capacity of community organizations through effective volunteerism. We have three primary service areas: nonprofit board training, skills-based volunteerism and professional development for nonprofit leadership.
Nonprofit leaders are invited to join us at an upcoming forum. Learn, share and connect with other nonprofit leaders.
BoardConnect prepares emerging and seasoned business leaders to become effective nonprofit board members.
Browse our current or past events to see fun ways to network and connect with us now.
Re-energize Your Nonprofit Board Through Diversity
In January 2020, VolunteerConnect launched its BoardConnect Diversity & Inclusion pilot program with our first Advisory Committee meeting of community experts, whose goal is to develop a road map to increase diversity in nonprofit boards.
Hone your skills and apply your professional expertise to make a real difference at a nonprofit organization by joining a nonprofit board or working on a short-term, pro bono impact project.
VolunteerConnect has the tools you need to find trained board prospects, maximize the effectiveness of your leadership and connect with skilled volunteers.
VolunteerConnect can support your corporate social responsibility initiatives, develop emerging and seasoned leaders, and enrich your community connections by engaging your employees in skills-based volunteer projects and nonprofit board training and matching.
Our programming supports the strategic needs of nonprofits including skills-based volunteering, professional development opportunities for executive directors and nonprofit board training. We match individuals with passion and purpose to nonprofit organizations committed to promoting social change.