VolunteerMatch Summit Insights: Creating the World We Want to Live In

At the 2015 VolunteerMatch Summit, held December 1-2 in Oakland, CA, we learned from corporate social responsibility experts about engaging corporate volunteers and partnering with nonprofits. In this series of blog posts, we’ll share with you the valuable insights offered at sessions and by speakers. Up today: Greg Baldwin, VolunteerMatch. “Over the next 5 years, we have the power to unlock ...

VolunteerMatch Summit Insights: Different Than History

At the 2015 VolunteerMatch Summit, held December 1-2 in Oakland, CA, we learned from corporate social responsibility experts about engaging corporate volunteers and partnering with nonprofits. In this series of blog posts, we’ll share with you the valuable insights offered at sessions and by speakers. Up today: Chris Jarvis and Angela Parker, Realized Worth. “Nonprofits are smarter than they’ve ever been, ...

VolunteerMatch Summit Insights: More Technology = More Volunteering

At the 2015 VolunteerMatch Summit, held December 1-2 in Oakland, CA, we learned from corporate social responsibility experts about engaging corporate volunteers and partnering with nonprofits. In this series of blog posts, we’ll share with you the valuable insights offered at sessions and by speakers. Up today: Deanna Berg, National Director of Community Engagement, Reading Partners. Reading Partners works with a lot ...

VolunteerMatch Summit Insights: Employee Volunteerism Improves Health

“For Humana, volunteerism has been transformational because we put a real emphasis on team-based volunteerism… we’ve seen our team-based volunteer rates quadruple since the past year,” says Leslie Clements of Humana. Humana understands the power of volunteerism not only for team-building but also for health. “One of the things that is becoming really apparent for ...

VolunteerMatch Summit Insights: Corporate Volunteering at Any Stage

At the 2015 VolunteerMatch Summit, held December 1-2 in Oakland, CA, we learned from corporate social responsibility experts about engaging corporate volunteers and partnering with nonprofits. In this series of blog posts, we’ll share with you the valuable insights offered at sessions and by speakers. Up today: Bryan Breckenridge, Executive Director, Box.org. “The reason I chose to spend my morning with ...

VolunteerMatch Summit Insights: Acting Together to Build Nonprofit Capacity

At the 2015 VolunteerMatch Summit, held December 1-2 in Oakland, CA, we learned from corporate social responsibility experts about engaging corporate volunteers and partnering with nonprofits. In this series of blog posts, we’ll share with you the valuable insights offered at sessions and by speakers. Up today: Acting Together to Build Nonprofit Capacity Guest post by DeShele Dorsey Taylor The sage advice, ...

VolunteerMatch Summit Insights: A Culture of Service

At the 2015 VolunteerMatch Summit, held December 1-2 in Oakland, CA, we learned from corporate social responsibility experts about engaging corporate volunteers and partnering with nonprofits. In this series of blog posts, we’ll share with you the valuable insights offered at sessions and by speakers. Up today: Amanda Lenaghan, Program Manager, Schwab Community Services and Charles Schwab Foundation. “We really value ...