Solutions by VolunteerMatch Clients Continue to Shine in The Civic 50

The Civic 50 describes itself as “an initiative to identify the 50 most community-minded companies in the nation.” But what does the term “community-minded” mean? For starters, it means creating real social impact, instead of analyzing empty metrics and producing ineffectual PR campaigns. It means having institutional policies in place that support corporate social responsibility ...

A Path for Change Appears – The Business Angle

Guest post by Kori Reed, vice president, Cause & Foundation, ConAgra Foods “Have courage and be kind.” This is the mom wisdom from the 2015 Disney adaptation of the famous Cinderella story, and is, in essence, the theme of the movie. As Washington Post Express film reporter Kristen Page-Kirby wrote, “What ‘Cinderella’ shows is that ...

VolunteerMatch Partners Make Up 20% of The Civic 50

15. December 2014 Client News 0
Every year, Bloomberg identifies the most community-minded companies in the country with The Civic 50. These are corporations who give extreme amounts of their time, money & products back to great community and global causes. Once again, many VolunteerMatch corporate partners appear on this prestigious list. In fact, they make up 20% of the list! We ...

Challenge Your Employees to Go Pro Bono: A Lesson from Morgan Stanley

It’s Pro Bono Week 2014! Join us in celebrating the amazing volunteers who donate their professional skills to great causes. Today’s featured company: Morgan Stanley. Morgan Stanley doesn’t just encourage its employees to volunteer. It challenges them. The Morgan Stanley Strategy Challenge pairs some of the company’s best workers with 12 nonprofits for eight weeks. ...