Verified Volunteers Partners with Hands On Greater Portland

Posted Thursday, May 29th, 2014 by Verified Volunteers Staff

Portland may be best known for beautiful natural scenery, a thriving arts scene, and great coffee and beer – but did you know that it also boasts the sixth highest volunteer rate of large cities in the U.S.? Today we are excited to announce the launch of the Verified Volunteers screening platform in Portland through our new partnership with Hands On Greater Portland, the local HandsOn Network affiliate.

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Volunteer Screening: How the Volunteer Fast-Pass is Improving the Status Quo

Posted Thursday, May 22nd, 2014 by Verified Volunteers Staff

Background screening is an important step when it comes to onboarding new volunteers, but unfortunately, it’s often time-consuming and costly. Also unfortunate is the reality that if the onboarding process takes too much time and energy, or if it’s not well-organized, volunteers may abandon ship. This wastes precious hours for everyone involved and causes the expensive recruitment cycle to begin all over again.

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Verified Volunteers Partners with HandsOn Northwest North Carolina

Posted Tuesday, May 20th, 2014 by Verified Volunteers Staff

If you follow our posts, you know that Verified Volunteers has added lots of great partners over the past several months. I’m back again to announce our newest collaboration with HandsOn Northwest North Carolina, the local HandsOn Network affiliate for the Winston-Salem metro area.

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Verified Volunteers Partners with USA Taekwondo to Make Youth Sports Safer

Posted Tuesday, May 6th, 2014 by Verified Volunteers Staff

Last week we announced a new strategic alliance with Catholic Charities USAstrategic alliance with Catholic Charities USA, and today we’re back with another exciting partnership announcement. We have joined forces with USA Taekwondo, the national governing body for the sport of taekwondo in the U.S., to provide background checks for all USA Taekwondo coaches, instructors, club owners, and referees. This partnership streamlines the background screening process for members and helps to promote the safety of all athletes who train and compete with the organization.

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Verified Volunteers Announces Strategic Alliance with Catholic Charities USA

Posted Thursday, May 1st, 2014 by Verified Volunteers Staff

Today we’re thrilled to announce a new partnership that is poised to impact thousands of volunteers serving hundreds of nonprofit organizations around the country. We’ve just entered into a strategic alliance with Catholic Charities USA (CCUSA), an organization that is at the forefront of the movement to reduce poverty in the U.S., providing services to millions of people each year.

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