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Rotunda Giving Thanks

 

Sometimes, we at Rotunda Software look around and just can’t believe how lucky we are to work with such extraordinary volunteers and volunteer schedulers each and every day. This Thanksgiving season, we’d like to share our deepest thanks with you! Continue reading ‘Rotunda Giving Thanks’ »

Upgrading to VSP’s Standard Edition

Upgrading to VSP’s Standard edition is fast and easy. As soon as your payment goes through, you’ll gain instant access to valuable new features without having to download anything new. Continue reading ‘Upgrading to VSP’s Standard Edition’ »

3 Tips for Retaining Holiday Volunteers

Do the holidays bring your organization a wave of new volunteers? Volunteers play an integral role in the life of an organization- not just during the holidays, but all year long. Check out the ideas below to work toward creating and sustaining lasting relationships between you and your volunteers.

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Introducing the “All Volunteers” section of the VSP App

Volunteer Scheduler Pro is proud to announce the release of a new feature in the VSP app. Volunteers can now click on a scheduled shift and see who will be working with them.

How does it work? Click on a scheduled shift in the My Schedule section of the app and select “All Volunteers.”

Here you can see everyone who will be volunteering with you (except those in jobs marked as private). Your name will appear highlighted in green, swap requested positions will appear in orange, and unfilled positions will be greyed out.

Want to let volunteers know about this new addition? Copy the template below into the VSP Emailer to spread the word: Continue reading ‘Introducing the “All Volunteers” section of the VSP App’ »

Volunteer Scheduling Spotlight: Pittsburgh Action Against Rape

Pittsburgh Action Against Rape is an invaluable organization working in their community to bring an end to sexual violence. Not only does PAAR provide comprehensive advocacy and support for victims, they also reach out to the community to offer a wide range of prevention and awareness programs.

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Scheduling Software: What’s in it for me?

Getting the important stakeholders on board with any change is tough. But by explaining how each person stands to gain by using volunteer scheduling software, you can minimize resistance and use technology to improve the way your organization schedules volunteers. Continue reading ‘Scheduling Software: What’s in it for me?’ »

Leverage these 10 holidays to increase volunteerism!

Take advantage of holidays that promote volunteerism throughout the year! You could use your volunteer scheduling software to schedule special events or projects on these days and harness the momentum of a national (and sometimes international) movement each time! Mark your calendars – the next one is this weekend! Continue reading ‘Leverage these 10 holidays to increase volunteerism!’ »

The Spirit of Giving: Holiday Volunteer Projects!

Trying to think of ways you can give back this holiday season, without having to open your wallet? Read about these creative volunteer projects for inspiration!

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Talking to Volunteers about Passwords

Want an easy way to tell your volunteers about the new password system in MSP and VSP? Below is an email template you can copy and paste into your Emailer.

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Introducing the Android App

You asked. We answered. Say, “Hello” to the new Android app!

Now all of your volunteers with iOS or Android devices can download this free app to view their schedule, request subs, and update their profiles from anywhere!

Give it a test drive!

Open the App Store or Google Play on your device and search “Ministry Scheduler Pro” or “Volunteer Scheduler Pro” to download. Be sure to have your Organization ID and Web Terminal username and password ready! Check the MSP or VSP Mobile App FAQs for more info.

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