Difference between Events & Volunteer Opportunities

You'll notice there are a few different types of events (Volunteer Opportunities and Events). 

Events: By default the "impact settings" are turned off so hours are NOT being collected. Normally the usage for events is to "track" the following: attendance, signups, rsvps etc., 

Volunteer Opportunities: By default the "impact settings" are turned on so hours are being collected and tracked. Normally the usage for volunteer opportunities to allow for foundational metrics to be captured. 

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