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: 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: Corporate Volunteering Does Not Increase Employee Engagement

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: A Radical Twist on Employee Volunteering: Job Purposing Guest post by Bea Boccalandro Eggs ...

Causecast and VolunteerMatch Launch Groundbreaking Partnership

We’re excited to announce our partnership with Causecast, a giving and volunteering technology solution that helps companies reach the highest levels of employee engagement and social impact. Check out the press release announcing the partnership below, and check back this week for further information about what this means for both nonprofits and the world of corporate volunteerism. ...

Top 5 “Volunteering is CSR” Posts from the Past 5 Years

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Corporate social responsibility (CSR) is changing fast. In a short amount of time, it’s shifted from a nice-to-have add-on to a must-have integrated feature of a successful business. At VolunteerMatch, we’ve been talking CSR, specifically volunteerism’s role in CSR, for a long time. This particular blog, titled “Volunteering is CSR” dates back to 2009. That left ...

Meet Bea Boccalandro, 2015 VolunteerMatch Summit Speaker

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. Bea Boccalandro is author of the Job Purposing Blog and President of VeraWorks, a global firm that ...