Crossposting from LinkedIn group....
Desperately Seeking Nonprofits using CiviCRM that also have volunteers. If this is you, please contact me to discuss the upcoming CiviVolunteer extension
If you've ever wondered why something in CiviCRM doesn't do X, Y, or Z the way you think it should, it's because when asked to participate in a discussion like this you were too busy to make it a priority. This is going to happen, the only question is will it work for your organization's needs.
Current Spec and Scope of CiviVolunteer
CiviVolunteer Make It Happen (they've raised $30,150 of the $40K needed.
Current CiviVolunteer Code on GitHub