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. ...

Innovation is a Given with a Network Like This One: Announcing Groundbreaking New VolunteerMatch Tools

Back in 2001, VolunteerMatch welcomed an important addition to our network: our first corporate partners. These companies completed the VolunteerMatch picture, creating a strong ecosystem of nonprofits, volunteers and businesses that, together, strengthens our communities and our world. Twelve years later the VolunteerMatch network is stronger than ever, with 7 million nonprofit-volunteer connections made to ...