Your volunteers are special people who are incredibly passionate about your mission. An appreciation event is an incredible opportunity for you to say thank you and to make that person feel wonderful.
The gift of labor is a precious thing; it should be valued and stewarded both because it is the right thing to do and because the giving of time is closely tied to the giving of money.
If there’s one area to make an investment in fundraising, it’s major gifts. It has the most bang for your buck AND the most potential for long-term benefit.