CSR Food for Thought: The Value of Volunteer Time

26. August 2011 CSR 0

The CSR Food for Thought series is a weekly roundup of relevant news from around the Web, presented to you in one bite-sized blog post.


Value of Volunteer Time
An hour of volunteer time is now worth more than ever. Check out Independent Sector’s latest release of hourly volunteer value – important information for organizations tracking the impact of employee volunteer programs.

CFO’s Sustainability Role Still Growing
Investors increasingly want to know the numbers behind a company’s social, environmental and economic impacts (together referred to as “sustainability”), and number-savvy CFOs are increasingly leading the charge in the measurement, management and reporting of these activities.

Marketers Dance Closer to 9/11 Anniversary

Big brands are organizing big efforts for the 10th anniversary of 9/11, while balancing recognition for their efforts with the sensitivity of the date. For more tips about how to align your company with 9/11 day, check out the recap of our latest BPN webinar with 911day.org.

GOOD Questions About the Jumo Acqusition
When a for-profit organization acquires a nonprofit organization, it raises some eyebrows. The Stanford Social Innovation Review explores what considerations and questions should be raised by the media platform’s acquisition of the cause-related social networking site.

How to Profit from Doing Good
Ever heard of a Benefit Corporation or a Low-Profit Limited Liability Corporation? New types of corporate enterprises are cropping up across the country – get the scoop on what they are and how they are changing the business landscape.

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