VolunteerMatch Summit Insights: Mayor of Oakland Says Volunteerism is Critical for America

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 sessions and by speakers. Up today: Libby Shaaf, Mayor of Oakland. Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf lit up the VolunteerMatch ...

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 sessions and by speakers. Up today: Skills-Based Speed Dating. Guest post by Danielle Holly Skills-based volunteering is the fastest ...

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 sessions and by speakers. Up today: Cause, Influence & the Next Generation Workforce. Guest post by Amy Thayer What inspires ...