In addition to volunteer opportunities that help deliver your organization’s core mission, you may also want to consider opportunities where someone could assist on a specific question or challenge in such areas as technology, marketing, and fundraising. Here are some ideas:

: how to make your organization’s office accommodating for people with disabilities

Accounting Systems: what is the best software for your organization’s needs

Advocacy: effective strategies for changing the opinions of decision-makers or the public

Board Recruitment: good board recruitment practices for your organization’s specific needs

Business Planning: how to better meet your organization’s objectives

Change Management: suggestions for strategies and processes to successfully implement change management

Copywriting: how to improve your organization’s written content to better connect with its target audience

Crowdfunding: elements of an effective crowdfunding campaign

Data Collection and Analysis: questions about your organization’s data collection and analytical needs

Employment Law: a specific issue concerning HR manuals and policies

Financial Management: a specific issue regarding your organization’s financial practices or strategy

Fundraising: views on fundraising goals, tactics, and funding sources

Grants: guidance on the preparation of grant proposals

Graphic Design: editable and reusable template to be used to promote events

Healthy Environment:
questions on such topics as ergonomics, energy efficiency, and overall environmental sustainability

Human Resources: possible strategies to better link HR to organizational goals

Interior Design: ideas for possible improvements to your organization’s space to reflects its purpose and improve operations

Market Research: specific questions about gathering and analyzing information concerning an issue area, program, or operating environment

Performance Management: feedback on your organization’s performance management system, and possible improvements

Search Engine Optimization: suggestions regarding keywords, social media, and other features to make your organization’s website more popular

Strategic Planning: guidance on specific issues on how best to analyze operating environment and gather information on strengths and weaknesses

Technology: views on your organization’s technological needs (software, tools, equipment) to improve outcomes

Translation and Interpretation: translation and/or interpretation of written or verbal content

Volunteer Management: how to better manage volunteers, including how to align volunteer work with your organization’s needs

Web Analytics: how your organization can measure traffic, better understand site visitors’ needs and behaviours