The Potential Profit in Serving Nonprofits

04. November 2014 Inspiration 0
Guest post by Kari Travis, The Super Service Challenge Read about how The Super Service Challenge helped an Arizona real estate firm enrich its work culture by motivating the company to step up for a worthy cause. Dub Dellis thought the Super Service Challenge sounded too good to be true. As Chief Operating Officer of ...

People Make the Difference: The Joys of Discovery

You may have noticed lately that we’ve been highlighting the data and stats in our 2013 Annual Impact Report. And these numbers are exciting, don’t get me wrong. We’re data nerds with the best of them. But data isn’t the whole picture, especially when we’re talking about social impact. The truth is, there’s no substitute ...

21 Ideas for Re-Purposing All Those Volunteer Event T-Shirts

Is there any symbol of the volunteer experience more iconic and recognizable than the t-shirt? This cultural mainstay of American volunteerism represents unity, pride and purpose to everyone bonded by its bright colors and advertised program, organization or mission. When it comes to showcasing our passions and involvements, our t-shirt collections define us. Indeed: we ...

Have Some Fun Today: Which Celebrity Do-Gooder Are You?

Don’t forget – volunteering is supposed to be fun! Sharing social good-themed stories, videos and quizzes is a great way to remind your employees why their volunteer work is important, get them more engaged, and keep things light and fun. VolunteerMatch recently partnered with Zimbio and United Way Worldwide to produce the quiz “Which Celebrity ...

Inspiration Lives Here

Actually, inspiration is shared here. What really inspires us is the difference companies like yours can make through your employee and consumer engagement activities. Not only does your work have a direct impact in your communities, your employees feel richer and more fulfilled by the opportunity to give back through their workplace. What a deal! When ...

Join Us for a Week-Long FestiVOL

Join Us for a Week-Long FestiVOL
Volunteering is the best, right? So this year, in honor of National Volunteer Week, we’ve decided to celebrate volunteers and the difference they make by launching a spectacular week-long FestiVOL – and we want YOU to join us! Why FestiVOL? At VolunteerMatch, we hope FestiVOL will help you, your company and your employees make the ...

Family, Community, Country Music and Volunteering

11. February 2014 Inspiration 0
When someone says, “country music,” usually volunteering does not come to mind. But the two have more in common than it would initially seem, for at the core of both lie two integral values: family and community. CMT One Country is dedicated to connecting its viewers to local volunteer opportunities. Founded on those very values of ...