A Fresh Take on CSR Professional Development

18. December 2014 CSR 1
Guest post by Katy Moore, Director of Corporate Strategy, Washington Regional Association of Grantmakers It’s nearly the end of the year. (How did that happen?!) And, if you’re like most corporate social responsibility (CSR) professionals, you’re currently looking for – and budgeting for – potential 2015 professional development opportunities. I know this because you’re calling me ...

CSR Food For Thought: Do Companies Need CSR to Survive?

12. December 2014 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. Follow us on Twitter for CSR news and trends throughout the week: @VM_Solutions.       In the Future, Companies Will Survive Only if They Help Solve Big Social Problems In ...

New Time-Saving Features = More Time to Volunteer!

12. December 2014 Announcements 0
Incorporating volunteerism into your corporate social responsibility program has never been easier. Why? VolunteerMatch recently rolled out new features to our existing tools. We’ve made things simpler and stronger so your company can volunteer better. Here’s a roundup of the new features: Updated skills library. We love that skilled and pro bono volunteering continues to gain momentum, which ...

Upcoming Best Practice Network Webinar: More than Writing A Check

09. December 2014 Free Webinars 0
Successful corporate philanthropy requires more than a donation. You need brand-alignment, foresight and strategy, employee engagement, and measurable results. During our December Best Practice Network webinar, More than Writing A Check: Creating Successful, Multi-faceted Corporate/ Nonprofit Partnerships, Susan McPherson, founder and CEO of McPherson Strategies, will explain how to create lasting impact through partnerships with ...

CSR Food For Thought: #MakeTodayMatter for a Better Tomorrow

05. December 2014 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. Follow us on Twitter for CSR news and trends throughout the week: @VM_Solutions.     Bank Pays for Customers’ Volunteer Projects to Inspire More Good Deeds We’ve all heard about companies aiding ...