VolunteerMatch Summit Insights: Corporate Volunteering at Any Stage

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: Bryan Breckenridge, Executive Director, Box.org. “The reason I chose to spend my morning with ...

Discovery Communications and VolunteerMatch Partner to Inspire Volunteerism

We’re excited to announce our partnership with Discovery Communications! Check out the press release below, followed by the PSA Discovery has created to encourage viewers to give back to their local communities!  DISCOVERY COMMUNICATIONS AND VOLUNTEERMATCH PARTNER TO INSPIRE VOLUNTEERISM ACROSS THE U.S. [April 12, 2016] – Discovery Communications, a purpose-driven company built on satisfying curiosity, ...

VolunteerMatch Summit Insights: Acting Together to Build Nonprofit Capacity

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: Acting Together to Build Nonprofit Capacity Guest post by DeShele Dorsey Taylor The sage advice, ...

The Power of WHY: The Key to Uniting Employees Around Your Company Vision [Webinar Recap]

On March 18, 2016, as part of VolunteerMatch’s Best Practice Network Webinar series, Stephanie Staidle explained how to unite employees around a company vision and inspire them to take part in cause work. Miss it? That’s okay! In this blog post, you’ll find a recap. You can also watch the recording here. Guest post by Stephanie Staidle ...

VolunteerMatch Summit Insights: A Culture of Service

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: Amanda Lenaghan, Program Manager, Schwab Community Services and Charles Schwab Foundation. “We really value ...

CSR Food For Thought: Volunteering and Company Culture

The CSR Food for Thought series is a roundup of recent news from around the web, presented to you in one bite-sized post. Is Your Corporate Culture Defining Your Employee Volunteerism or Vice Versa? From ATD: It’s a frequent, and often hard to answer, question: Should your employee volunteer opportunities align with your company’s industry and mission, should ...