Upcoming Best Practice Network Webinar: Volunteering & Employment – Benefits for Individuals, Nonprofits and Companies

We’re kicking off the New Year with a special, first-of-its-kind webinar, and we’re inviting our corporate, nonprofit AND volunteer audiences to take part! We hope you can join us and our guest speakers… It turns out that working for free can actually help you get a job. Recent research shows an empirical link between volunteering ...

Upcoming Best Practice Network Webinar: 2013 Giving in Numbers – Insights from CECP’s Annual Research

CECP’s annual research report, Giving in Numbers, presents a profile of corporate philanthropy in 2012 and shows how giving has evolved since before the global recession of 2008 and 2009. Giving in Numbers includes data from 240 of the largest companies in the world; 60 in the largest 100 of the Fortune 500. The report ...

Upcoming Best Practice Network Webinar: From Productivity to Purpose – How Worker Well-Being Increases Your Bottom Line

“Big Data” is a phrase we hear often in business these days, and not just in the context of client and customer-related operations. Companies that are putting data to use in innovative ways are finding it can have surprising benefits to the business’s bottom line. For example, tools like Quantified Self, FitBit or Jawbone can ...

Upcoming Best Practice Network Webinar: How to Build an Effective and Impactful Skills-Based Program

Skills-Based Volunteerism (SBV) is becoming a key strategy that companies across the nation are using to deepen their engagement with communities while building the skills and talents of their employees. Join Common Impact and Fidelity Investments to learn how companies create, grow and evaluate skills-based volunteer programs that fit their culture, core business, and community ...

Upcoming Best Practice Network Webinar: Encore Presentation – In Case of Emergency, Engaging the Community in Disaster Response

When disaster strikes a community, individuals, corporations and community groups want to be a part of the solution and help their neighbors in need. Join us for this encore presentation from the 2013 VolunteerMatch Client Summit to learn how to mobilize the power of volunteers and the generosity of donors and employees during and after ...

Upcoming Best Practice Network Webinar: Shared Value – The Connection Between Competitive Advantage and Social Issues

In an era where most companies are focusing on Corporate Social Responsibility, there is a new approach to business coming of age – Shared Value. This innovative concept focuses on creating policies and operating procedures that enhance competitive value while simultaneously advancing economic and social conditions in the communities where your employees live and work. ...