Managing Interpreters: Expectations and Feedback

I’d wager that anyone reading this blog post appreciates a few things from an…


Community Curators: A New Level of Volunteering

Volunteers are essential to any organization and department, especially in…


How can you assign a price to a docent program?

“Sorry Dorothy… but here’s your pink slip. You’ve been useful for the last 38…


Recruiting and Retaining Great Volunteers

The historic site where I work, Belle Grove Plantation in Middletown, Virginia,…


Treasure in Music City

AASLH staff were on hand to witness an exciting announcement on Monday, one…


Why We Do What We Do

The other day I was sitting at my computer searching online for student…


Are Unpaid Interns Legal?

As mostly nonprofit history organizations, a lot of AASLH members rely on…


AASLH Offering Two Webinars on Volunteer Management in October

Build the Best Volunteer Staff You Can With AASLH’s Online Training in…


Reflecting on a Year of Service Through AmeriCorps

“I was hooked” is a funny expression, isn’t it? You’re captivated – captured,…


Sharing What Matters

I recently came across a Facebook post from a friend who loves history, but…