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 ...

VolunteerMatch Summit Insights: Three Tips to Drive Volunteerism in Your Company

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: Three Tips to Drive Volunteerism in Your Company Guest post by Tina Morefield For ...

Virtual Volunteering: Anywhere, Anytime

Guest post by David Ohta. If you’re involved in the corporate social responsibility (CSR) scene, you may have come across one of the volunteering world’s most useful assets: virtual volunteering.  But what exactly is this phenomenon, and how does it work? While the term seems confusing at first, virtual volunteering is simply any volunteering activity that ...

VolunteerMatch Summit Insights: Tales from a Growing Volunteer Program

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: Alicia Koch, Program Coordinator of Employee and Community Engagement , Groupon. “Our employee volunteer ...

VolunteerMatch Summit Insights: Tips to Design your Pro Bono Program

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: Pro Bono Programs: Transforming the Day of Service Guest post by Amanda Lenaghan Photos: ...