What is The VolunteerMatch Network?

In press releases. In blog posts. In webinars. You may have heard the phrase, “The VolunteerMatch Network,” thrown around—either by VolunteerMatch employees or one of our many corporate and nonprofit partners. We’ve mentioned how The VolunteerMatch Network is the largest of its kind, and we’ve talked about why it’s an integral part of a comprehensive ...

Case Study: Groupon Increases Volunteer Hours Tracked by 600% with YourMatch™

When Groupon rolled out its employee volunteer program in 2012, volunteerism across the company exploded. But the program quickly outgrew the spreadsheets that Groupon was using to manage it, and the company was looking to scale volunteerism even further. That’s when Groupon turned to VolunteerMatch’s YourMatch™ solution to grow and manage the program and to demonstrate ...

7 Steps to a Successful Demo Process

So, you’ve done the RFP (Request for Proposal) process. You’ve figured out your top vendor choices to help manage your corporate volunteer and giving programs. Now, it’s show time. You may be thinking, “Sitting through demos takes so much time!” It does. That’s why you need to make sure it’s time well spent. You and your team ...

Tracking the Data: What NOT to Do in the RFP Process

This article originally appeared on CSRWire Talkback, as part of a series related to the annual Charities@Work Summit on Employee Engagement in Corporate Citizenship, happening this week in New York City. Director of VolunteerMatch Solutions Seth Thompson shares some tips drawing on his years of experience helping companies navigate the process of purchasing software to help ...