Upcoming Best Practice Network Webinar: Giving In Numbers – Emerging Trends in Corporate Philanthropy

Join VolunteerMatch for our July 13th Best Practice Network Webinar installment on emerging trends in corporate philanthropy with the Committee Encouraging Corporate Philanthropy. Through its proprietary Corporate Giving Standard database, now containing over $85 billion in giving data from more than 180 companies, CECP has delivered the industry’s first comprehensive look at emerging trends in ...

2011 Deloitte Volunteer IMPACT Survey Finds that Millennials Seek Career Benefits from Volunteerism Efforts

While we were out in New Orleans at the National Conference on Volunteering and Service, the good folks at Deloitte put out the latest update in their annual Volunteer IMPACT Research Series, and we’re delighted to share some of the findings with you. Each year Deloitte’s Volunteer IMPACT Research series explores a different facet of ...

Upcoming Best Practice Network Webinar: Building an In-House Pro Bono Program

Our Summer Best Practice Network Webinar Series continues on June 28th with an installment on pro bono programs with Taproot Foundation. Taproot Foundation is thrilled to announce the launch of a brand new tool designed for anyone interested in building (or scaling!) a pro bono program at their company: BUILD: A Blueprint for Pro Bono ...

Apollo Group Serves the Road to the Gulf at NCVS

Those of us who attended the National Conference on Volunteering and Service earlier this month were pleased to see many familiar faces in New Orleans.  Numerous VolunteerMatch corporate clients, including Target, Apollo Group, Medtronic, and American Red Cross among others, came to the conference to network with nonprofits, share ideas, and strengthen their service programs. ...

International Teleconference on Relief and Recovery: What Grantmakers Need to Know about Japan

Our friends at GlobalGiving recently shared with us this announcement for an international teleconference on grant writing in Japan. We thought this would be a useful piece of information for the Foundation Executives and Employee Volunteer Program Managers that read our blog, as it provides insight into the direction of corporate disaster relief funds and ...