Volunteering is CSR: The VolunteerMatch Blog for Business Leaders

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Volunteering is CSR: The VolunteerMatch Blog for Business Leaders

All content in this campaign is republished from the blog Volunteering Is CSRVolunteering Is CSR, run by the Solutions by VolunteerMatch team, offers business leaders who are committed to social responsibility a place to learn how volunteer engagement can and should be a prominent part of the corporate social responsibility (CSR) mix. 

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CSR Food For Thought: A Look Back on National Volunteer Week
The CSR Food for Thought series is a roundup of relevant news from around the web that you may have missed last week, presented to you in one bite-sized post.
Apr 20, 2015 6:25 PM ET
Celebrate the Fun Side of Volunteering with #FestiVOL15
Employee volunteer programs have a myriad of benefits. One of the top, and often overlooked, benefits? They're fun. This National Volunteer Week (April 12-18, 2015), VolunteerMatch is celebrating the fun side of volunteering with our second annual ...
Apr 9, 2015 11:50 AM ET
ConAgra Foods: Fighting Child Hunger One Voice at a Time
By Kori Reed, Vice President, Cause and Foundation, at ConAgra Foods. I am a child of the ’80s whose mom played Barry Manilow’s albums throughout my formative years. So, what does this have to do with April’s National Volunteer Month? Rajan Taylor, a security contractor at the ConAgra Foods’ St. Louis office, makes me want to break out into song. Specifically,...
Apr 7, 2015 2:10 PM ET
How Technology Transforms Workplace Volunteering
How can you match employees with the right volunteer opportunities – the ones that best build on their skills and interests? Technology. Did you know that the average employee at VolunteerMatch partner companies volunteers 36 hours a year? How do ...
Mar 25, 2015 1:00 PM ET
Employee Volunteerism: Why Not All Companies?
The benefits of employee volunteer programs are numerous (and well documented). So why aren't more companies taking part? Emily Rothberg speculates on the reasons employee volunteer programs aren't more prevalent, how to move past common issues, and what successful employee volunteer programs have in common.
Mar 18, 2015 6:20 AM ET