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Website to help with registering volunteers

7 years 10 months ago #170468 by Majura
We use Konstella.com. Great free platform for Directory, volunteering, events, etc.
9 years 10 months ago #166041 by susant
My school used signupgenius, basecamp, volunteerspot and we never got traction and ended up having to use a bunch of tools to make things work. We started using this fantastic tool, SchoolCollabo 2 years ago. It's free and does more than just manage volunteers, it sends out reminders, has these great newsletter templates and lots of messaging, an online school directory, allows us to collect payments, build our own forms, iphone and android app just a ton of stuff.

I highly recommend it, first our elementary school started using it now there are 5 schools in our county using it including the huge high school. I think the url is www.schoolcollabo.com. Check it out!I don't understand how more people haven't heard about it, but I don't think we could go back to how things were before.
9 years 11 months ago #165970 by seth
I was school webmaster and used signupgenius for years but found it pretty limited so I created www.ourevents.net -- you only need to remember that Url to see all the upcoming school events. Plus many other useful features such as an online school directory, surveys, and auto-publish events to your school web site calendar just to name a few!
11 years 1 month ago #163677 by Bostonmom
I have used signupgenius.com for 6 years and it is fantastic! It keeps adding features, event themes, and easy options for optimal flexibility. I use it for everything I am involved in ranging from sport team snacks/season end parties, scout troop and den activities, room parent and PTO events, and large school wide events that require a huge number of parent volunteers and donations. I have never had any parents complain about using the online signup. Rather as soon as someone discovers it, they quickly start using it for their own events. It is also very easy to copy and transfer signups to another person. Subsequent chairpersons love inheriting the signup from the event the previous year so they can edit it and make any changes they want. Signupgenius is the ultimate time saver and sanity saver!
13 years 5 months ago #155772 by Susi
Replied by Susi on topic Love Volunteerspot!
We use Volunteer Spot all over our school – parents love how easy it is to sign up and the automatic email reminders. As the book fair and carnival volunteer chair, it was a lifesaver for me, and our cafeteria chair would quit without it. www.VolunteerSpot.com
13 years 6 months ago #155451 by bearspride
Replied by bearspride on topic Re:Website to help with registering volunteers
We are very interested in getting something like this too. I am curious to hear how other people are doing this.
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