Volunteers are the lifeblood of any organization. One of the most important things you can do to increase volunteer retention and engagement is to ensure your current volunteers feel recognized, so they continue to come back and spread the word to get others involved!
ENDORSING SKILLS FOR VOLUNTEERS
Go to your "Management" area and click the 'Approvals' page.
You will see submissions of skills that volunteers are requesting to be endorsed. Simply click endorse!
NOTE: Volunteers can edit the skills at any time, but this will remove your endorsement and re-submit the new chosen skills to be endorsed to ensure this has been verified.
This is how endorsed skills appear on a user's profile:
This quick video is a little out of date, but shows you how to easily endorse skills (and, as a bonus, shows you 4 other ways to recognize your volunteers!)