Organizations that encourage people to volunteer. (rev. 1/05)
Key words: AmeriCorps; Community Service; National Civilian Community Corps; National Service; Retired and Senior Volunteer Programs; RSVP; Senior Corps; Senior Volunteers; VISTA; Voluntary Action Centers; Voluntary Service; Volunteer Action Centers; Volunteer Bureaus; Volunteer Management; Volunteer Opportunities; Volunteer Placement; Volunteer Recruitment; Volunteer Training; Volunteerism
Scope notes: USE T40 for Volunteer Centers – organizations that promote and provide easy access to a wide range of volunteer opportunities with nonprofit organizations and government agencies that serve the entire community. Volunteer Centers link people who want to help with places or causes where volunteers' time, talent, and interests can be utilized effectively. Volunteer Centers are also known as Volunteer Bureaus and Voluntary Action Centers.
Includes: Volunteer recruitment, screening, training & placement; and Board of Directors placement services.