Is VM Summit 16 Right for You?

You may have already heard of VM Summit 16. This unique conference, brought to you by VolunteerMatch, brings companies and nonprofits together in one place to collaborate on how to create better, more impactful partnerships, while harnessing the power of corporate volunteering. But you may still be wondering, “Is VM Summit 16 right for me?” ...

10 Ways the Arts Can Enhance Your CSR Program

Guest post by Jordan Shue We know that businesses use corporate volunteerism not only as a tool to increase their reputation in the community, but also to recruit and retain employees, give them a sense of satisfaction and purpose in the workplace, and make them feel more connected to and engaged in the company’s overall ...

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 ...

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, ...

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 ...