Frequently Asked Questions
We've made several improvements to our service over the past few months to make it easier for you to recruit talented volunteers. If you still need a little help navigating through our site, however, read our FAQs below.
How do I become a member and recruit volunteers for my organization?
Register now by completing a brief, 15 minute process.
How much does membership cost?
VolunteerMatch membership is free. Once you've become a member, you can decide on a service level that's right for you and your organization. Our Basic service is free of charge and offers standard recruiting tools. Our Community Leader service is $8.95/month or $75/annually and offers participating organizations unlimited recruiting privileges, a 15% discount on Multi-ZIP listings and a suite of services to make it easier to attract and manage volunteers.
Who can become a VolunteerMatch member?
VolunteerMatch encourages all tax-exempt organizations to register on our site including all charitable, civic, social, educational, governmental, and political organizations. We require organizations participating in our network to submit their employer identification number (EIN) to verify their tax-exempt status.
What are the benefits of membership?
With over 99,000 organizations participating in the VolunteerMatch network, we have facilitated millions of volunteer referrals. We provide a simple, cost-effective service to help nonprofit organizations like yours recruit the volunteers you need most. Benefits include increased visibility online, easy-to-use volunteer recruitment tools, convenient account access, and more.
Need a little help navigating through our site? Check out our frequently asked questions.