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April 12-18, 2015 is National Volunteer Appreciation Week. It's a time when organizations across the United States recognize and pay tribute to the invaluable people who carry out the important work of the group.
Here's a little secret: Your appreciation shouldn't be limited to just one week. Volunteers don't expect to be paid (hence, "volunteer"), but they're still human. People have a need to know that their efforts are noticed and appreciated.
Here's another little secret: If you don't appreciate your volunteers, they'll go someplace that does.
Here are 10 easy ways you can show your volunteers that you truly appreciate them.