TITLE

Skills match essential in volunteer placements

AUTHOR(S)
Churchard, Claire
PUB. DATE
January 2010
SOURCE
People Management;1/28/2010, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reveals that professional fundraiser Workplace Giving in Great Britain is requesting companies that send unskilled volunteers to do charity work as part of the company's corporate social responsibility agenda to donate money instead since their lack of skill proves to be more of a hindrance in carrying out volunteer work.
ACCESSION #
48077327

 

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