What have been the overall benefits of achieving/renewing the IiV accreditation?
Actively demonstrates our commitment to volunteering. Promotes our commitment to volunteering to funders and commissioners
Please provide a quote that sums up the IiV experience for your organisation
A thorough process that allowed us to demonstrate our commitment to volunteering and to showcase the valuable contribution that all our volunteers make to achieving our organisational aim to preventing homelessness.
What tips would you give to other organisations working towards Investing in Volunteers?
1. Involve a range of volunteers in the whole process
2. Use a variety of methods to communicate with your volunteers
3. Use it as a way of evaluating your volunteer policies
4. Allow yourself adequate time to engage with the process