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Stefanie Greenberg
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As the Director of Volunteer Services at Metropolitan Council on Jewish Poverty, Stefanie Greenberg started her career as an AmeriCorps VISTA and has since recruited more than 15,000 volunteers and managed over 75 AmeriCorps service members. In her position she has worked on strategic and innovative opportunities for volunteers to assist the agency in moving its mission forward by utilizing volunteers to conduct community outreach to promote available resources. She is responsible for budgeting, reporting, designing and implementing all volunteer initiatives. Being an active volunteer herself, she has participated in international service trips, completed a half-marathon and triathlon in support of The Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation, and serves as treasurer of the board for New York Association for Volunteer Administrators.

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Millennials in the Work Place Want to Give Back, so Let Them!

(1) Comments | Posted October 8, 2014 | 4:05 PM

The Case Foundation and Achieve recently published a study that supports the idea that many of us in the volunteer industry have thought all along: giving back to meaningful causes is important to millennials.

Nearly half of millennials (47 percent) have volunteered through their workplace during the past month,...

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When It Comes to Volunteering, Don't Be Afraid to Ask

(0) Comments | Posted May 1, 2014 | 1:58 PM

The U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics recently reported that 2013 had the lowest volunteer rate since the study was first conducted in 2002.

Why the decline of volunteers? The answer is simple: we don't ask them to.

Think about your first experience volunteering. I would wager a...

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How Volunteering Could Lead to Your Next Job

(0) Comments | Posted December 3, 2013 | 2:19 PM

This time of year is especially crucial for volunteering. As the temperature drops, caring for the needy in our communities becomes increasingly important. Holiday volunteers not only directly impact the lives of the people they serve, volunteering grants a competitive edge for the volunteers in the job market.

During this...

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