National Volunteer Week in Action – Exelon Sets the Bar High

To celebrate National Volunteer Week this year, VolunteerMatch client Exelon has organized more than 150 community service project throughout their service areas. Exelon has long been an energetic and impressive member of the VolunteerMatch ecosystem. They’re a multi-year recipient of the Employee Volunteer Program of the Year Award and the subject of a case study ...

Getting an Employee Volunteer Program Off the Ground: A VolunteerMatch Client Case Study of Exelon Corporation

04. August 2011 Client News 0
We are excited to announce a series of new case studies from the VolunteerMatch corporate client community. The first in this new series explores the employee volunteer program at Exelon Corporation, a VolunteerMatch corporate client. The study illustrates how a formal volunteer program can help strengthen employee morale, measure community impact and improve brand identity. This ...

Client Summit Insights: Justmeans Video Interview with Exelon’s Meg Amato

We invited reporters from Justmeans.com to this year’s Client Summit in Chicago, where they captured interviews with administrators from many of the nation’s most effective corporate volunteer engagement programs. In this interview with Jason Shaw from Justmeans, Meg Amato, Corporate Citizenship Manager at Exelon Corporation, discusses employee volunteering at her company. One of the nation’s ...

A Special Thank You for National Volunteer Week 2011

Once a year nonprofits, volunteer coordinators and corporate engagement administrators join together to show their appreciation for the hard work and dedication that volunteers give through service. It’s National Volunteer Week, taking place now through April 16. NVW is one of the biggest times of the year for the volunteering sector, when the media gives ...

2010 Client Summit Recap – The Glitz, Glamour and Volunteering

The 2010 VolunteerMatch Client Summit, sponsored by MGM MIRAGE, wrapped up just a few hours ago! For the 90 guests who came out to the Luxor Hotel & Casino to network, learn and share ideas about corporate volunteer engagement, this year\'s event -- \"Bet On Volunteering!\" -- stirred with excitement about the future of corporate volunteering and its place in the larger Social Responsibility landscape. The Summit didn\'t waste any time. Guests arriving early mingled with VolunteerMatch team members on Wednesday night at the House of Blues, in Mandalay Bay. We also had fun on Summit day starting with a \"Morning of Service,\" a virtual volunteer opportunity that involved all of us making and decorating thank you and birthday cards for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southern Nevada. The Summit agenda kicked off with a keynote address from Professor Jane Nelson, Harvard University, Senior Fellow, Brookings Institution, and Director, Corporate Social Responsibility Initiative. Her talk on \"Volunteering in the Value Chain: Linking CSR with Core Business Strategy\" encouraged [...]