Volunteering for the environment
People are essential for running any group or project. Attracting individuals to help and keeping them can be challenging but rewarding.
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Recruitment is not just about attracting enough volunteers to your project; you need the right people and you need them to stay. This starts with careful planning and administration – well before you print any flyers and advertise online.
Low-cost volunteer attraction ideas to assist you with your recruitment.
Recruit well from the start by being clear on your messaging, who you are looking for and your recruitment method.
Volunteer recruitment can seem like a mammoth task. Fortunately, it often just takes a few tweaks, a bit of planning and some ideas in your back pocket to get some well-matched and enthusiastic volunteers heading your way.
The viability and sustainability of any community organisation depends on its ability to attract new members and inject new blood into its committee. Recruitment, induction and succession planning for new volunteers contributes to the long-term success and vibrancy of your group.
Page last updated: 05/12/22