Volunteer Management Database

In addition to providing trainings and funding, MSA provides a robust range of volunteer recruitment and management resources.

MSA Connects for Good

MSA Connects for Good

MSAConnectsforGood.org is an advanced system for connecting volunteers and nonprofits anywhere in Massachusetts. It is free to both nonprofits and volunteers. Nonprofits wishing to list its volunteer opportunities on MSAConnectsforGood.org can do so by completing an input form available on the website.

MSAConnectsforGood.org is a partnership of Encore Boston Network, Empower Success Corps, MetroWest Nonprofit Network, Nonprofit Center of the Berkshires, United Way of Massachusetts Bay and Merrimack Valley and Inspiring Service.

Spring 2023 Training Series: Volunteer Management Databases

Volunteer management involves creating a systematic plan for recruitment, training, coordinating and communicating with volunteers. Using a volunteer management software can help volunteer management professionals use their time and energy more effectively and efficiently, so volunteer professionals and volunteers, themselves, have more room in their schedules to do what they love most — helping others. View demos of some of the leading volunteer management software companies on the market, recorded during the MSA's Spring 2023 Training Series.

Volunteer Management Tip Series

Our main materials (see list above) contain links to sample forms, instruments, interview guides, and other resources that you can use or adapt to apply the tips in your volunteer program. These additional resources are concrete tools which complement the tip sheets as indicated.  

Sources and Additional Resources

Additional Resources

The following is a list of resources to help service and volunteer programs identify state-of-the-art strategies for volunteer recruitment, retention, and support.