The management and organization of volunteering in the social sector have been strongly influenced by technological progress over the last two decades. New proposals for IT-based volunteering management platforms that draw on many elements of social media are appearing with increasing frequency. In this article, we analyzed the current state of the art and use a methodological approach to develop a taxonomy for classifying existing and emerging developments in the field. The taxonomy is intended to assist practitioners in selecting appropriate systems for their respective purposes as well as support researchers in identifying research gaps. The resulting research artifact has undergone an initial evaluation and can support maintaining a better overview in a growing subject area.
Betke, Hans; Bosse, Michaelle; Tzavala-Reusch, Fotini; Kuehnel, Stephan; and Sackmann, Stefan, "Towards a Taxonomy for Neighborhood Volunteering Management Platforms" (2023). Wirtschaftsinformatik 2023 Proceedings. 84.