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WomenOnCall's Inaugural Impact Award

Tell us your story in one page or less!WomenOncall member organizations, here's your chance to nominate and recognize the WomenOnCall volunteer who has made a significant, positive impact on your o... Read more

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Conveying Gratitude

In addition to managing good communication with a volunteer on a project, one of the most important pieces to ensure a successful engagement is the follow-up. Volunteers love to know how they helpe... Read more

Engaging Skilled Volunteers

Making the Case for Skills-Based Volunteerism

Throughout history, the nonprofit sector has grown and flourished in many ways due to the commitment and extensive work of volunteers. Every single organization has its own story of how volunteers ... Read more


Proactively Finding Your Match

  If you’ve already signed up for WomenOnCall, you’ve taken a good step in the right direction to finding a pro bono project that is meaningful and will impact the community. But here’s how you can... Read more

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Identifying the Right Volunteer

As a nonprofit, we are always thrilled to have additional resources. But making sure those resources are the right resources is key. At WomenOnCall, we give you access to thousands of highly-quali... Read more


Share the Rewards

 WomenOnCall is always on the lookout for highly skilled women who are willing to offer their expertise to our nonprofits – women just like you! By referring your friends, family and colleagues to ... Read more

Anne Burke Speaks at 2015 Meet & Match

An abridged version of Illinois Supreme Court Justice Anne Burke's inspiring remarks from the Chicago Meet & Match on February 19, 2015: Famed Australian politician Elizabeth Andrew – a voca... Read more


Thanks for another great Meet & Match event!

Many thanks to everyone who joined us for our 9th Annual Chicago Meet & Match event! Even amid the frigid temperatures and CPS closings, our nonprofits and volunteers enthusiastically filled th... Read more