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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Is Your Company Making the Most of National Days of Service?
There are two federally recognized National Days of Service in the United States. One is September 11th. The other is Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (in 2016, it falls on January 18th). Why do these holidays exist? According to the founders of 9/11 Day, “The goal of 9/11 Day is to keep alive the spirit of unity and compassion...
Jan 7, 2016 5:45 PM ET
2014 Impact Report: Volunteer Engagement Shows Signs of Recovery
“Our democracy works because ordinary folks, well-meaning people, each and every day are trying to make it a little bit better.”  -Barack Obama, May 4, 2015
May 13, 2015 3:25 PM ET
Six Dollars for Doers Programs Doing Corporate Giving Right
Atypical children choose to mow the lawn before dad offers payment. As with any person with a job, kids want their hard work to amount to more than inherent byproducts, such as a green field with a proverbial buzz cut. Thankfully, most nonprofit volunteers truly want to help, but a corporate incentive to volunteer regularly can enhance the value an individual can bring to his or her...
May 12, 2015 2:35 PM ET
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