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Author Fixler, Jill Friedman.

Title Boomer volunteer engagement : collaborate today, thrive tomorrow / Jill Friedman Fixler and Sandie Eichberg, with Gail Lorenz ; foreword by Marc Freedman ; in partnership with VolunteerMatch ; edited by Beth Steinhorn.

Imprint Bloomington, Ind. : AuthorHouse, 2008.


Description 179 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 171-178).
Contents Understanding the world of Boomers -- Structuring for innovation: process and assessment -- Mapping the initiative: work plan -- Creating the opportunity: positions descriptions -- Developing connections: networking and cultivation -- Capitalizing on Boomer resources: motivational analysis -- Creating the collaboration: Interviewing and finding the fit -- Nurturing the relationship: support -- Sustaining the collaboration: ongoing engagement.
Summary This hands-on guidebook offers a step-by-step process that integrates the latest research on Baby Boomers with innovative methods of engaging volunteers to build your nonprofit's organizational capacity. These materials are highly effective in cultivating collaborative partnerships with Baby Boomer volunteers and the generations that follow. Helps nonprofits find needed volunteers among the retiring Baby Boomer population.
Subject Volunteers -- Recruiting.
Baby boom generation -- Retirement -- United States.
Voluntarism -- Retirement -- United States.
Older volunteers.
Nonprofit organizations -- Management.
Added Author Eichberg, Sandie.
Lorenz, Gail.
Freedman, Marc.
Steinhorn, Beth.
VolunteerMatch (Organization)
ISBN 9781434385901

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