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πŸ“‹ Overview

Using the follow and unfollow tools on the volunteer schedule, supporters can quickly follow organizations to stay up-to-date through weekly newsletters without signing up for an event, and unfollow organizations they are no longer interested in receiving recruitment emails from. Previously, supporters did not have the ability to unsubscribe from specific organizations, and were only subscribed to emails after they signed up for an event.


πŸ‘ "Following" an organization on Mobilize

The follow feature on Mobilize enables supporters to get recruitment emails from organizations they haven’t signed up with yet. This allows them to see what kinds of events and actions the organization is hosting, and and eventually sign up for one that works for them. When a supporter follows an organization, that organization collects their personal information.

When a supporter follows an organization, they receive:

ℹ️ How to "follow" an organization

To follow an organization, supporters can either sign up for events or actions, express interest in hosting an event, or tap "follow" on one or more recommended organizations in their volunteer schedule:

After a supporter follows an organization, they can view and manage a list of their followed organizations in their volunteer schedule:


πŸ‘‹ "Unfollowing" an organization on Mobilize

The unfollow feature on Mobilize allows supporters to opt-out of automated recruitment communications, while still receiving notifications about events they've signed up for. When a supporter follows an organization, that organization still has their personal information, and the supporter still has access to any volunteer hosting dashboard they are using.

When a supporter unfollows an organization, they still receive:

  • All communications related to events they've signed up for

  • Mobilize Message emails

ℹ️ How to "unfollow" an organization

To unfollow an organization, supporters can simply tap "unfollow" on their volunteer schedule:


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