An Inspirational Hour about the Possibilities of #GivingTime

On Thursday, November 24, 2015, VolunteerMatch teamed up with the folks from #GivingTuesday to talk about how volunteerism is a big part of this year’s #GivingTuesday celebration. (If you’re not familiar, #GivingTuesday, celebrated the Tuesday after Thanksgiving, is a global day dedicated to encouraging generosity and giving back. Learn more.) We were joined on Twitter by Taproot Foundation, ...

From Partnership to Impact: Forging, Convening, and Funding Cross-Sector Collaborations [Upcoming Webinar]

For decades, individuals and organizations have been trying to solve our greatest challenges through siloed solutions. More recently, we have seen significant growth in the use and diversity of models of cross-sector collaboration, in part, because as Albert Einstein recognized, “The significant problems we have cannot be solved at the same level of thinking with ...

What Does Volunteering Have to Do with #GivingTuesday?

#GivingTuesday, a global day dedicated to giving back, will take place on Tuesday, December 1, 2015. And on Tuesday November 24, 2015, we’ll take to Twitter to talk about how volunteering can be a powerful part of #GivingTuesday plans. And we want you to join in the conversation! Who Should Participate? Companies, nonprofits and individuals who want ...

Limited-Time Discount for the 2015 VolunteerMatch Summit!

On November 1, 2015, registration rates for the 2015 VolunteerMatch Summit went up. However, we don’t want price to deter you from attending this one-of-a-kind event. That’s why, for all of this week (11/9/15 – 11/15/15), we’re offering a special 20% off discount on registration rates. Simply enter the promo code VMSummit20 on the registration page. Why attend the 2015 VolunteerMatch ...

2015 Corporate Volunteer Awards: A Look at Finalist City National Bank

On December 1, 2015, winners of the 2015 VolunteerMatch Corporate Volunteer Awards will be announced at the 2015 VolunteerMatch Summit in Oakland, CA. In this series of posts, I’ll introduce you to people and ideas behind the ten most effective employee volunteer programs in our family of corporate clients, determined by performance against four benchmark measures ...

Meet Elinore Robey and Amanda Lenaghan, 2015 VolunteerMatch Summit Speakers

In December 2015, CSR professionals, employee engagement enthusiasts, VolunteerMatch clients, and national nonprofits will come together at the 2015 VolunteerMatch Summit (#VMSummit15). In this series of blog posts, I’ll introduce you to the numerous experts who will make an appearance as Summit speakers.                   What is your session about? Imagine solving ...