Why GM and Apollo Education Group Say Volunteering is Transformational

VolunteerMatch caught up with some of the speakers, sponsors and presenters from the 2014 VolunteerMatch Client Summit and asked them what they thought about the event and about corporate volunteerism. We heard from General Motors, MGM Resorts International, and ConAgra Foods, to name a few. Sabin Blake of General Motors said, “Volunteerism has been absolutely transformational ...

14 CSR Insights from the ’14 VolunteerMatch Client Summit

On September 18-19, 2014, VolunteerMatch welcomed 120 participants representing 60 companies to Detroit, MI, for the annual VolunteerMatch Client Summit. We hope you followed along as we summarized each summit session in this series of blog posts. From hearing inspiring keynotes, to participating in group discussions, to seeing firsthand the progress of the Detroit community – ...

2014 VolunteerMatch Client Summit Insights: From Lackluster to Stellar: Re-imagining Your EVP

At the 2014 VolunteerMatch Client Summit in Detroit, we learned from experts in CSR, volunteer engagement, technology and program administration. In this series of blog posts, we’ll share with you the valuable insights offered at each session. Up today: RE-imagine Your Program, summarized by Julie VanDeLinder. As a client relations manager, I see a variety ...

2014 VolunteerMatch Client Summit Insights: Building Nonprofit Partnerships that Work

At the 2014 VolunteerMatch Client Summit in Detroit, we learned from experts in CSR, volunteer engagement, technology and program administration. In this series of blog posts, we’ll share with you the valuable insights offered at each session. Up today: Pool Your REsources: Building Cross Sector Collaboration for High Impact. I’m always amazed by the breadth and ...

2014 VolunteerMatch Client Summit Insights: Refreshingly Awesome Employee Volunteer Programs

At the 2014 VolunteerMatch Client Summit in Detroit, we learned from experts in CSR, volunteer engagement, technology and program administration. In this series of blog posts, we’ll share with you the valuable insights offered at each session. Up today: REfreshingly Awesome Programs. Lauren Keeler of Apollo Education Group and Tyler Butler of GoDaddy make awesome look ...

2014 VolunteerMatch Client Summit Insights: How to Turn Transition into Opportunity for Your EVP

At the 2014 VolunteerMatch Client Summit in Detroit, we learned from experts in CSR, volunteer engagement, technology and program administration. In this series of blog posts, we’ll share with you the valuable insights offered at each session. Up today: REalign: Managing Your EVP During Turning Points & Transitions. Transitions and turning points in companies can ...