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A New Volunteering Model for Nonprofit Networks
Community Events

A New Volunteering Model for Nonprofit Networks

Nonprofit networks have become a powerful tool to achieve economies of scale and implement massive programs on the ground across wide swathes of the country (and the world). Organizations like the Red Cross leverage a single well known brand across 650 chapters to capture the public’s attention, raise billions of […]

How do you plan to grow in 2015? We want to help!
Nonprofits

How do you plan to grow in 2015? We want to help!

As 2015 kicks off, many of us are busy setting goals for the year ahead. Have you considered how Catchafire projects can help you achieve your professional goals as a nonprofit leader or social entrepreneur? One of the many reasons that professionals volunteer through Catchafire is because they are looking […]

3 ways skills-based volunteering can advance your career in 2015
Volunteers

3 ways skills-based volunteering can advance your career in 2015

  If you’re like us, you’ve resolved to make 2015 your best year yet. There are new things to learn, goals to reach, relationships to build, and causes to impact. We want to help make your resolutions as possible come true this year! Whether you’d like to get a promotion, […]

Inside Catchafire: Fulfilling the Hunger to Learn
Nonprofits / Volunteers

Inside Catchafire: Fulfilling the Hunger to Learn

Company culture and values are very important components of life at Catchafire. This mini blog series will provide an inside look at what culture means to us and will explore how Catchafarians embody characteristics such as Grit, Humility, Self-Awareness, Hunger to Learn, Agility, and Courage. One of my personal favorite […]

Sparks Newsletter Archive
Catchafire Updates

Sparks Newsletter Archive

  If you’ve missed any of our newsletters, find them here! SPARKS FOR NONPROFITS (subscribe here) December 4 2014 – Where will you be this time next year? November 14 2014 – Reporting to your board just got easier November 7 2014 – Give your Annual Report the Facelift it […]

How to Find the Perfect Nonprofit Board Matching Service
Nonprofits / Volunteers

How to Find the Perfect Nonprofit Board Matching Service

This blog was originally published on BoardAssist. BoardAssist works with nonprofits serving locally, nationally and internationally to find high impact agents of change for their boards, but most of the boards we support meet somewhere in the New York tri-state area.  If you are interested in giving back through board […]

The Moment We’ve Been Waiting For…
Catchafire Updates

The Moment We’ve Been Waiting For…

Today we are thrilled to announce the 10 winners of the Catchafire + #GivingTuesday #GiveAFire Competition. But first, we’d like to thank everyone who supported this campaign. Thank you for spending the time to make your applications inspiring and thoughtful while also mobilizing your communities to spread the word about […]

Harness the desire to give
Nonprofits

Harness the desire to give

During the period of time leading up to the new year don’t forget that inside Catchafire you have access to thousands of socially-minded professionals at your fingertips. These professionals are just waiting to be tapped into. There are many quick ways to interact with others on our platform and if […]

Inside Catchafire: Acting on Generous Intentions
Catchafire Updates / Volunteers

Inside Catchafire: Acting on Generous Intentions

Company culture and values are very important components of life at Catchafire. This mini blog series will provide an inside look at what culture means to us and will explore how Catchafarians embody characteristics such as Grit, Humility, Self-Awareness, Hunger to Learn, Agility, and Courage.   At Catchafire, we consider […]

Find your perfect match this holiday season
Volunteers

Find your perfect match this holiday season

With the holidays quickly approaching, donation and volunteer requests begin to flood in. If you’re like us, you are ready and willing to make a difference but in between finalizing end of the year projects and last minute shopping, it can be difficult to determine what projects make the most […]