Volunteer-Professional Relations: a View from Both Sides
Publication Date: September 2002
Publisher(s): Jewish Communal Service Association of North America
Author(s): Louise B. Greilsheimer
Series: Journal of Jewish Communal Service, 79-1
Special Collection: Berman Jewish Policy Archive
Keywords: Jewish Organizations; Volunteerism; Professionalism
Coverage: United States
The old volunteer-professional relationship, in which volunteer leaders set policy that professionals then implemented, is no longer as effective. Today's challenges demand that volunteers and professionals act as co-equal partners. An increasing number of volunteer leaders are moving to the other side of the relationship and assuming professional positions.
In Journal of Jewish Communal Service, v.79 no.1, Fall 2002.