We love supporting your volunteer efforts!
VolunteerLocal has been empowering athletic competitions, art festivals, music festivals, non-profit organizations and many other events all over the world since 2003. Born out of a need identified by Des Moines Arts Festival, our web-based software has proven to be a key component in managing the volunteer force that is so vital to events that range from Duck Derby Fundraisers to the World Masters Athletics Championships.
VolunteerLocal is proudly based in Des Moines, Iowa. Our software works anywhere you can access the Internet.
The VolunteerLocal TeamWe are a team of artists and triathletes, writers and cyclists, technologists and skiers. We care deeply about our communities and we love seeing customers use our service. Reach us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Our service was built with these principles in mind:
- People volunteer for causes they care about.
- Volunteers want the sign up process to be simple.
- Communication is vital to a positive experience.
Happy Volunteering is more than just a clever tagline, it's our sole focus.
We used to coordinate all 240 volunteer shifts for the Iowa Craft Beer tent using a giant excel spreadsheet with hundreds of blacked-out and empty cells--we called it 'the Soduku Puzzle.' I also had a PDF document that I manually updated every three hours. It was a... - Steve Linn, Iowa Craft Beer Tent