News

Our conference is coming to a city of volunteers

At the start of the Korean War, Busan had a population of just under a million people. As it progressed, the city took in almost...
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Volunteering can spur employee engagement  

According to a recent survey from Gallup, U.S. employee engagement stagnated in 2023. Volunteer programs deliver real value and are an important component of what...
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Registration is open for IAVE’s 27th World Volunteer Conference

Early bird registration for the 27th IAVE World Volunteer Conference is now open! Many thanks to our partners in Busan for building the conference website...
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Tracking our impact  

In our 2024 Members Meeting, Board Chair Ruth Lewin, Executive Director Nichole Cirillo, and IAVE staff presented IAVE’s 2023 Impact Report and highlighted new activity...
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Watch the conclusion of the ‘Volunteering for Sustainability’ Ideathon live on Wednesday

Right now, 15 short-listed teams are competing in a global Ideathon about volunteering for the environment. On the line is a total of $75,000 in...
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Celebrating the power of people to change the world  

We live in a world where the reality for many people is stark in its negativity. People power through volunteering is a symbol of hope...
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Helping skills-based volunteers overcome imposter syndrome  

In 2022, Bpeace surveyed its pool of 600+ skills-based volunteers to better understand their motivations and increase their engagement. Among the top 3 reasons for...
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You had Ideathon questions. We hosted an info session.

This March, three teams will win $25,000 to implement their winning idea about volunteering for the environment. Any nonprofit or government team is eligible, but...
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