Welcome to spinktank


The home of data-informed volunteer engagement.


Online Courses

spinktank makes high quality, advanced training on a variety of volunteer engagement topics available no matter where you are with our online courses.

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You can count on spinktank to challenge your thinking on topics critical to advancing the profession of Volunteer Engagement. Don't miss a single one!

FREE ebook

Get your copy of the FREE ebook "Top 20 Ideas in Volunteer Engagement for 2020" and hear about the biggest trends from thought leaders and peers! 

What Sets spinktank Apart

spinktank focuses on proven strategies, using data-informed Volunteer Engagement practices, as well as the only quantified model of volunteer engagement in the world to help you:

  • pinpoint your exact trouble spots based on real evidence
  • implement proven tactics that have the biggest impact
  • grow your skills and practice as a leader of volunteers

Count on spinktank to bring decades of experience and cutting-edge thought leadership to bring your volunteer engagement results to a new level.


spinktank offers a range of services focused on your needs including:

  • online courses you can take from anywhere, at an time, at your own pace!
  • individual & small group coaching through mentoring
  • in-person workshops and online webinars
  • hands-on development of tools and materials like forms, templates
Leanne MorganDirector,  Operations  at Rural and Remote Division of Family Practice

"Erin is one of my most respected thought leaders in the volunteer engagement realm...Erin is brilliant, witty and totally down to earth. Work with her if you have the chance and you won't regret it."