What is The VolunteerMatch Network?

In press releases. In blog posts. In webinars. You may have heard the phrase, “The VolunteerMatch Network,” thrown around—either by VolunteerMatch employees or one of our many corporate and nonprofit partners. We’ve mentioned how The VolunteerMatch Network is the largest of its kind, and we’ve talked about why it’s an integral part of a comprehensive ...

Is VM Summit 16 Right for You?

You may have already heard of VM Summit 16. This unique conference, brought to you by VolunteerMatch, brings companies and nonprofits together in one place to collaborate on how to create better, more impactful partnerships, while harnessing the power of corporate volunteering. But you may still be wondering, “Is VM Summit 16 right for me?” ...

VolunteerMatch & YourCause Now Partner to Connect Companies with Community Volunteer Needs

We’ve launched a new partnership with YourCause, a platform for corporate social responsibility and employee engagement! Check out the press release below, and learn how VolunteerMatch can integrate with your technology systems. VolunteerMatch and YourCause Now Partner to Connect Companies with Community Volunteer Needs San Francisco, July 11, 2016 – VolunteerMatch, the web’s largest volunteer engagement ...

How to Increase Your Employee Volunteer Rates through Word of Mouth

Editor’s note: In honor of VM Summit 16, which is all about corporate/ nonprofit collaboration, this series of volunteerism-related blog posts will take one topic and explain how it’s relevant to both groups. Today’s topic? Word-of-mouth volunteer recruitment. Check out our other blog, Engaging Volunteers, for the same topic from the perspective of nonprofit volunteer ...

Solutions by VolunteerMatch Clients Continue to Shine in The Civic 50

The Civic 50 describes itself as “an initiative to identify the 50 most community-minded companies in the nation.” But what does the term “community-minded” mean? For starters, it means creating real social impact, instead of analyzing empty metrics and producing ineffectual PR campaigns. It means having institutional policies in place that support corporate social responsibility ...

Jump-Start a Skills-Based Volunteer Program in 3 Easy Steps

Last month, I caught the buzz at the San Diego AMA’s Cause Conference, which focused on accelerating purpose within organizations and communities. There is nothing quite like spending a few days with a lot of marketers! Here is a sneak peek of the session I co-facilitated with Taproot Foundation. Missed the conference? Watch the recording ...