4 Employee Engagement Benefits of Corporate Volunteer Programs

Guest post by Ermina Veljacic Employee disengagement can prevent your business from reaching success. According to a Gallup survey in 2011, approximately 71 percent of American employees are disengaged at work, and 19 percent are actively disengaged. This lack of employee engagement is alarming, and it negatively impacts your business. The Gallup report also showed that organizations ...

Don’t Miss the 15th Annual Charities@Work Conference

Mark your calendars for Charities@Work’s 15th Annual Best Practices Summit on Employee Engagement in Corporate Citizenship. This year, the theme is “Bridging Worlds to Scale Impact.” Held on March 28-30, 2016 at the New York Marriott Marquis in New York City, Summit features Michael I. Norton, co-author of “Happy Money: The Science of Smarter Spending,” as ...

VolunteerMatch Summit Insights: Skills-Based Speed Dating

At the 2015 VolunteerMatch Summit, held December 1-2 in Oakland, CA, we learned from corporate social responsibility experts about engaging corporate volunteers and partnering with nonprofits. In this series of blog posts, we’ll share with you the valuable insights offered at each session. Up today: Skills-Based Speed Dating. Guest post by Danielle Holly Skills-based volunteering is the fastest growing ...

Introducing: A New Solutions by VolunteerMatch to Serve You Better

We’ve updated our Solutions by VolunteerMatch website and added new features to easily match you with the right VolunteerMatch Solution. VolunteerMatch is well-known for our website VolunteerMatch.org, which connects nonprofits with the volunteers they need to run their programs. Anyone interested in volunteering can log on and search the 95 thousand active volunteer opportunities to ...

VolunteerMatch + Causecast: New Partnership Increases the Power of Corporate Volunteerism

As a nonprofit, VolunteerMatch believes in making it easier for good people and good causes to connect. We also believe we aren’t the only ones who hold this belief, and that by joining forces with other like-minded organizations, we can create an even greater impact together. That’s why we’re so excited by this week’s announcement ...

VolunteerMatch Summit Insights: Cause, Influence & the Next Generation Workforce

At the 2015 VolunteerMatch Summit, held December 1-2 in Oakland, CA, we learned from corporate social responsibility experts about engaging corporate volunteers and partnering with nonprofits. In this series of blog posts, we’ll share with you the valuable insights offered at each session. Up today: Cause, Influence & the Next Generation Workforce. Guest post by Amy Thayer What inspires Millennial ...