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COVID-19 Resources for Volunteer Engagement Leaders


MAVA staff and board wish to provide support to each of you as we address challenges we face as a result of COVID-19. We are balancing health concerns with the importance of providing our members with support, connection, and resources.

As resources emerge from the volunteer engagement and nonprofit community, we are gathering them here as a resource to you, our members:

Preparing Your Volunteer Program for COVID-19 (from MAVA) - also available as a PDF: MAVA: Preparing Your Volunteer Program for COVID-19

Volunteer Engagement within a Pandemic (from VQ Strategies Blog)

Supporting Volunteer Efforts During Coronavirus (from Energize, Inc.)

COVID-19: What Nonprofits Need to Know (from Minnesota Council of Nonprofits)

Minnesota charities ramp up effort to fight hunger amid coronavirus concern (from the Star Tribune)

Employee volunteering when you can't serve in-person (from Points of Light)

Coronavirus and Volunteers: Your Guide for Managing Uncertainty (from VolunteerPro)

Why outbreaks like coronavirus spread exponentially, and how to "flatten the curve" (from the Washington Post)