Resources for Organizations

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Specific Resources for Organizations

Organization Highlighted Resource
Baltimore Community ToolBank Nonprofits may borrow tools for charitable intent
(Minimal Tool Handling Fee)
BoardSource Focuses on good governance practices for nonprofit boards of directors, chief executives, and funders.
GuideStar Gather and disseminate information on IRS-registered nonprofit organizations
Maryland Nonprofits Information about how to start your nonprofit and lot of other great resources
Nonprofit Risk Management Center Provide trainings and consulting help with risk management issues
Phoenix Computers Low cost computers for clients and nonprofits
Project Reboot Low cost computers for clients and nonprofits
The Nonprofit Village Virtual office space available Resource on home remodeling for people with disabilities including info on federal grants and more. 













Post volunteer opportunities

Montgomery County Volunteer Center
Volunteer Match - also has virtual volunteer opportunities






Volunteer Center Workshops/Presentations



Getting Your Stories Straight - Using Examples & Anecdotes as Outcome Measures - 9/17/2015

Link to Handouts and PowerPoint
Measuring Your Outcomes Workshop
Volunteer Impact Workshop - 6/2015
Link to Handouts
Tapping Broader Spectrum of Volunteers - 2012








Volunteer Recognition

Nominate Your Extraordinary Volunteers!  Check out these local and national awards.  These dates don't always remain the same.  Please check the websites for up to date information.

Award Brief Description Approx. Nomination Deadline

Montgomery Serves Awards 
Montgomery County Volunteer Center

For outstanding service for in previous year
in 4 categories:
Youth, Business, Individual, Group

Neal Potter Path of Achievement Awards
Montgomery County Volunteer Center

For volunteers 60+ years for a lifetime of service February

Youth Community Leadership Awards
Leadership Montgomery

Rewards and promotes outstanding community service and leadership demonstrated by high school seniors in 
Montgomery County, Maryland.
Maryland Seniors Citizen Hall of Fame For residents age 65 or over, who are active volunteers, and have made an outstanding contribution to improve the lives of others in their community April

GOSV Awards
Maryland Governor's Office on Service and Volunteerism

Honors those individuals, groups, and businesses that have demonstrated volunteer commitment; engaged in meaningful service; represented extraordinary acts of kindness and generosity; and had an impact on greater community

Daily Point of Light Award Recognizes exceptional volunteers (individuals, groups, and organizations) that are working to spark change and improve the world  Ongoing

City of Rockville 
Good Neighbor Award

Recognizes the ongoing efforts of Rockville residents who are making exceptional contributions to improve the quality of life in their neighborhoods. October