Smarter Impact Starts Here
Tools & Templates
Boost your Volunteer Quotient by using proven tools and strategies. Enhance your impact by refining your practice in any or all of the 8 VQ areas of practice. Tools are free and downloadable.
Not sure where to start? Begin by assessing your current VQ – then use that score as a roadmap to download other tools and take steps to raise your VQ and increase your impact.
Creating Strategic Volunteer Roles
Strategic Volunteer Roles
Volunteer Position Description
Volunteer Cultivation Plan
Screening and Placement
Support and Accountability
Volunteer Support Plan
Exit Interview Questions
Evaluation, Recognition, and Acknowledgment
Thanking Volunteers and Acknowledging Impact
Ongoing Professional Development and Training
Volunteer Training Plan
Policies, Infrastructure, and Technology
Volunteer Handbook Outline
Organizational Commitment to Volunteer Engagement
What’s Your VQ?
Volunteer Quotient, or VQ, is an organization’s ability to leverage volunteer talent to achieve smarter impact. Every organization already has a VQ. Answer these questions to find out your organization’s VQ – and see where you can boost your practice to have even smarter impact.
Questions for Leaders
Build understanding of and support for volunteer engagement by discussing these questions with organizational leadership.