Celebrating International Volunteer Day: December 5!

Don’t forget to celebrate International Volunteer Day with your volunteers!

Five free ways to say thank you on their special day:

 Send an e-card. They don’t need to be cheesy! They can be fun or funny. Try this site, with e-cards designed specifically for volunteers.

Take over your website. Make volunteers the headline for the day by creating a banner or a special popup that thanks volunteers.

Tweet about each of them and their contributions throughout the day.

Send a personalized e-mail with a link to your favourite poem, video or saying about volunteerism. Not sure where to look? Try our YouTube site.

Post a note on Facebook. Thank your volunteers and tag them in the note so all of their friends can see!

Tell us about your great free ways to thank volunteers on International Volunteer Day.



About Propellus

Propellus is a non-profit organization that has been empowering organizations since 1955. Through a dynamic range of consulting, training and member services, it helps organizations envision and realize new paths, practices and possibilities. Propellus guides, mentors and educates clients, arming them with tools and resources to help boost organizational effectiveness. Propellus strengthens organizations; in doing so, it leads the way toward building thriving communities.
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