How U.S. Bank Makes Community Possible

22. September 2016 Client News 0
Earlier this year, our client U.S. Bank launched the Community Possible Relay complete with a mobile baton, or what became known as the Big Blue Bus. The goal was to promote volunteerism and inspire 153,000 volunteers both inside and outside the bank. This represents 1,000 volunteers for each year the bank has been in business!

Solutions by VolunteerMatch Clients Continue to Shine in The Civic 50

The Civic 50 describes itself as “an initiative to identify the 50 most community-minded companies in the nation.” But what does the term “community-minded” mean? For starters, it means creating real social impact, instead of analyzing empty metrics and producing ineffectual PR campaigns. It means having institutional policies in place that support corporate social responsibility ...

ConAgra Foods: Fighting Child Hunger One Voice at a Time

Guest Post by Kori Reed I am a child of the ’80s whose mom played Barry Manilow’s albums throughout my formative years. So, what does this have to do with April’s National Volunteer Month? Rajan Taylor, a security contractor at the ConAgra Foods’ St. Louis office, makes me want to break out into song. Specifically, Manilow’s ...

VolunteerMatch Partners Make Up 20% of The Civic 50

15. December 2014 Client News 0
Every year, Bloomberg identifies the most community-minded companies in the country with The Civic 50. These are corporations who give extreme amounts of their time, money & products back to great community and global causes. Once again, many VolunteerMatch corporate partners appear on this prestigious list. In fact, they make up 20% of the list! We ...

The Cloud’s Silver Lining

26. November 2014 Client News 0
To use the company’s time, talents and technology for social good. That’s the straightforward mission of Appirio Silver Lining, the corporate responsibility arm of the global cloud services provider Appirio. VolunteerMatch is thrilled to welcome Appirio as a partner; they are aiming for the sky, and they are reaching it: Since its launch in 2010, the ...