Using Your Community's Connect Platform

Galaxy Digital Icon The Volunteer Dashboard
Your volunteer dashboard is your "home page" for your Connect platform. It contains all kinds of information to help you find volunteer opportunit...
Galaxy Digital Icon Finding Volunteer Opportunities
Ready to start volunteering? You Connect site offers several easy ways to find the right volunteer opportunities for you! How to Find a Volunteer Opportuni...
Galaxy Digital Icon Responding to Volunteer Opportunities
Once you've found the right volunteer opportunity, it's easy to respond to it and let the agency know that you'd like to volunteer. This arti...
Galaxy Digital Icon Logging Your Volunteer Hours
You can use your Connect site to log all of your volunteer hours. Hours on the site fall into two categories: Hours that are associated with need response...
Galaxy Digital Icon Your Volunteer Schedule
This article is geared toward volunteers using a Connect site. If you are an agency manager, check out this article on the volunteer schedule available to a...
Galaxy Digital Icon Sharing on Social Media
You have several options for sharing agencies, volunteer opportunities, and nonprofit events via social media. In addition, users can let the world know whe...
Galaxy Digital Icon Fanning an Agency
A volunteer with a Connect account can follow an agency's postings by becoming a fan. If you fan an agency, you be notified every time that agency post...
Galaxy Digital Icon Using the "Search By" Feature
When searching for needs, agencies, or events, you can use the Search By feature to filter items by various parameters, including distance, phrase or keywor...
Galaxy Digital Icon Grid, List, and Map Views
Your Connect site has three different views of agencies, needs, and events: grid view, list view, and map view. This article shows the difference between th...
Galaxy Digital Icon Volunteer Self Check-in
Click here to view a video on Volunteer Self Check-in. As a volunteer who has responded to one or more volunteer shifts, you can easily check into and out ...