A choice blend: what volunteers want from organisation and management

Document type
Report
Author(s)
Gaskin, Katharine
Publisher
NCVO
Date of publication
1 April 2003
Subject(s)
Volunteering, Minority Groups, Employment, Children and Young People
Collection
Social welfare
Material type
Reports

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This paper, commissioned by the Institute for Volunteering Research for the England Volunteering Forum, reports on three focus groups of volunteers and other findings gleaned from the literature. Through investigating what makes for a satisfying and enduring volunteering experience, it proposes a model of progressive volunteer involvement with eight key pressure points which can influence a person’s likelihood of becoming and staying a volunteer.

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