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The Advantages of Skills Based Volunteering | Pro Bono Australia

The Advantages of Skills Based Volunteering | Pro Bono Australia | Global examples of corporate volunteering & workplace giving | Scoop.it
The Global Corporate Volunteer Council reported that there is a 'general agreement' that SBV is. a way for companies to increase their impact on specific problems; a capacity-building resource for NGOs and communities ...
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Business Charity Awards 2015: Employee Engagement - Lloyds Banking Group

Business Charity Awards 2015: Employee Engagement - Lloyds Banking Group | Global examples of corporate volunteering & workplace giving | Scoop.it
For a company that has adopted policies that have resulted in a significant increase in charitable donations or activities by its workforce
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Cisco Recognized for CSR Excellence in India | 3BL Media

Cisco Recognized for CSR Excellence in India | 3BL Media | Global examples of corporate volunteering & workplace giving | Scoop.it
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At Cisco India, we focus on addressing social issues where we believe we can have significant and lasting impact by applying our unique expertise to those issues. 

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McKesson Releases FY2014 Corporate Citizenship Report

McKesson Releases FY2014 Corporate Citizenship Report | Global examples of corporate volunteering & workplace giving | Scoop.it
Report showcases community engagement, diversity & inclusion, employee health & safety, philanthropy, sustainability, supplier diversity and other programs
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Consistent with the company’s mission to improve the business of healthcare, McKesson is committed to better health for our employees, customers, communities and the environment.
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San Francisco Federal Credit Union community donations exceed $100,000 « CU Insight

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The San Francisco Federal Credit Union aimed to donate over $100,000.00 and over 800 volunteer hours to the communities they serve in 2014. This goal was an increase from 2013, in which the Credit Union donated $95,700.00 and over 840 volunteer hours. 

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Realized Worth Expands Spanish Network of Corporate Volunteering

Realized Worth Expands Spanish Network of Corporate Volunteering | Global examples of corporate volunteering & workplace giving | Scoop.it
We know that corporate volunteering is on the rise around the world, but with the development of several international corporate volunteering networks, it's act
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New Research: The Challenges and Solutions of Going Global | 3BL Media

New Research: The Challenges and Solutions of Going Global | 3BL Media | Global examples of corporate volunteering & workplace giving | Scoop.it
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This research focuses on the particular challenges of global engagement of employees in Corporate Citizenship programs and the solutions companies are using in the real world to overcome or minimize these challenges.

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Volunteers in action: JPMorgan Chase & Co. employee serves meals for The Salvation Army of Louisville - Louisville - Business First

Volunteers in action: JPMorgan Chase & Co. employee serves meals for The Salvation Army of Louisville - Louisville - Business First | Global examples of corporate volunteering & workplace giving | Scoop.it
Ahead of the Partners in Philanthropy awards program, Business First brings you the stories of volunteers making a difference at nonprofits in our community.
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For the last three years, Mike Tandy, a credit underwriter for JPMorgan Chase & Co., has served breakfast and dinners at the Army at least once a month.

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From Cubicle to Classroom: Corporate Volunteerism in a Purpose Economy

From Cubicle to Classroom: Corporate Volunteerism in a Purpose Economy | Global examples of corporate volunteering & workplace giving | Scoop.it
Companies that give their employees time to volunteer and bring greater meaning to their careers are doing it with purpose....
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BlackRock has a corporate volunteer program that provides Gail and her colleagues with paid volunteer hours to spend working with CWP students. Gail has been volunteering with us for two years. It is clear to me why her company does it. If you saw how proud Gail is to be a BlackRock-er, in large part because she can spend time volunteering, it all makes sense. The same holds true for our volunteers from HBO and Linklaters.

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Kohl's Department Stores to Give Back while Promoting Wellness Nationwide - WSJ.com

Kohl's Department Stores to Give Back while Promoting Wellness Nationwide - WSJ.com | Global examples of corporate volunteering & workplace giving | Scoop.it
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All of Kohl's 1,160 stores are participating in volunteer events that support children's hospitals and youth-serving organizations.

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Malawi: Samsung Volunteers Build Homes in Malawi

Malawi: Samsung Volunteers Build Homes in Malawi | Global examples of corporate volunteering & workplace giving | Scoop.it
Twenty-four volunteers from Samsung Electronics' headquarters in South Korea and 4 others are in the country to construct three houses for vulnerable families, and to renovate school structures in T/A Tsabango, Lilongwe.
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"The Tsabango initiative is one of a series of community development programmes implemented across Africa under Samsung's EVP programme and previous beneficiary countries include Cameroon, Tanzania, Senegal and the Democratic Republic of Congo, among others," explains the statement.

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Advisory Board Co. volunteers its expertise - Washington Business Journal

Advisory Board Co. volunteers its expertise - Washington Business Journal | Global examples of corporate volunteering & workplace giving | Scoop.it
At The Advisory Board Co., the employees, not dollar signs, drive the philanthropic program.
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The Advisory Board, a D.C.-based research, technology and consulting business, extends its business expertise in health care and higher education to volunteer work through pro bono projects, hands-on assistance, board service and charitable giving.

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More Than 1,200 American Water Employees Volunteer 3,236 Hours During Companywide Month of Service - WSJ.com

More Than 1,200 American Water Employees Volunteer 3,236 Hours During Companywide Month of Service - WSJ.com | Global examples of corporate volunteering & workplace giving | Scoop.it
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Debra Vernon, Manager, Corporate Responsibility. "Our dedicated employees are our most prominent ambassadors in the community, serving as a very important link to our customers. Having our employees volunteer in the community not only enriches the neighborhoods that we call home, but also strengthens relationships with our customers."

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GSK program lets employees tackle global health issues through volunteerism | Economy | NewsObserver.com

GSK program lets employees tackle global health issues through volunteerism | Economy | NewsObserver.com | Global examples of corporate volunteering & workplace giving | Scoop.it
GlaxoSmithKline’s PULSE Volunteer Partnership program matches employees with 46 nonprofits in 35 countries to help address global health issues and a host of other challenges. This year, the PULSE program will include 11 employees from GSK’s U.S. headquarters in RTP.
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Kohl’s Donates Nearly $18 Million in Corporate Grants Through ‘Associates in Action’ Volunteer Program in 2014

Kohl’s Donates Nearly $18 Million in Corporate Grants Through ‘Associates in Action’ Volunteer Program in 2014 | Global examples of corporate volunteering & workplace giving | Scoop.it
To kick off 2015 volunteering, today nearly 3,000 Kohl’s associates from around the country participated in Kohl’s largest-ever volunteer event in Orlando, Florida, as part of the company’s annual leadership meeting, packing 50,000 care packages of kid-friendly activity items for children receiving services from more than 160 Kohl’s Cares® hospital partners.
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Employees Lend Skills to Detroit Nonprofits

Employees Lend Skills to Detroit Nonprofits | Global examples of corporate volunteering & workplace giving | Scoop.it
One way corporations have been helping nonprofits address these challenges is by providing employee volunteers who donate their professional skills to help nonprofits build capacity.
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One way corporations have been helping nonprofits address these challenges is by providing employee volunteers who donate their professional skills to help nonprofits build capacity.

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Ameriprise Financial and Its Employees and Advisors Give $12 Million and 66,000 Volunteer Hours to Nonprofits in 2014 | Business Wire

Ameriprise Financial and Its Employees and Advisors Give $12 Million and 66,000 Volunteer Hours to Nonprofits in 2014 | Business Wire | Global examples of corporate volunteering & workplace giving | Scoop.it
Company volunteerism sets new high
Ameriprise employees and advisors set a new record of volunteerism in 2014, culminating on the company’s annual day of service. On Nov. 14, more than 12,500 Ameriprise volunteers participated in more than 550 events across the country to help prepare and package meals for families ahead of the holiday season. The day’s events resulted in more than 1,000,000 meals, or enough to feed nearly 1,000 people for a year
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Company volunteerism sets new high
Ameriprise employees and advisors set a new record of volunteerism in 2014, culminating on the company’s annual day of service. On Nov. 14, more than 12,500 Ameriprise volunteers participated in more than 550 events across the country to help prepare and package meals for families ahead of the holiday season. The day’s events resulted in more than 1,000,000 meals, or enough to feed nearly 1,000 people for a year

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: JPMorgan Chase Employees Deploy Their Skills With Detroit Community Partners JPMorgan Chase & Co.

: JPMorgan Chase Employees Deploy Their Skills With Detroit Community Partners   JPMorgan Chase & Co. | Global examples of corporate volunteering & workplace giving | Scoop.it
JPMorgan Chase Employees Deploy Their Skills With Detroit Community Partners. Read more.
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Building on our $100 million commitment to help rebuild Detroit, JPMorgan Chase has committed not just support, but the knowledge of our firm and our employees in improving the city for the people who call it home.

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UPS to complete 300k hours of voluntary work this month | ArabianSupplyChain.com

UPS to complete 300k hours of voluntary work this month | ArabianSupplyChain.com | Global examples of corporate volunteering & workplace giving | Scoop.it
UPS employees celebrate company's 12th Annual Global Volunteer Month.
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Spearheaded by The UPS Foundation, which drives global corporate citizenship and philanthropic programs for UPS, Global Volunteer Month sees employees taking part in activities including planting trees, teaching safe driving skills and aiding local communities devastated by natural disasters.  

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Volunteers in action: Texas Roadhouse Inc. employee leads volunteer projects at Uspiritus - Louisville - Business First

Volunteers in action: Texas Roadhouse Inc. employee leads volunteer projects at Uspiritus - Louisville - Business First | Global examples of corporate volunteering & workplace giving | Scoop.it
Ahead of the Partners in Philanthropy awards program, Business First brings you the stories of volunteers making a difference at nonprofits in our community.
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"In addition to her work responsibilities, Jeannie coordinates volunteer support from Texas Roadhouse," Fountain said. "Over the past year, Jeannie has led her team to volunteer at the Uspiritus Bellewood School open house, reading to the children at Uspiritus Bellewood School for Dr. Seuss’ birthday, and providing Christmas gifts and Easter baskets for the children."

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Do the right thing - YouTube

It feels right to do the right thing! Join us :)
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Here's a fantastic example of providing an compelling experience to help employees join the corporate volunteering program. Remember - in Croatia - volunteering is not an established social practice (in the same way you might see in Australia or Canada).

 

More here - http://www.vipnet.hr/en/zajednica

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Volunteers From GE Capital Rebuild Pier On Norwalk's Sheffield Island | The Norwalk Daily Voice

Volunteers From GE Capital Rebuild Pier On Norwalk's Sheffield Island | The Norwalk Daily Voice | Global examples of corporate volunteering & workplace giving | Scoop.it
NORWALK, Conn. - The Norwalk Seaport Association welcomed over 100 volunteers from GE Capital Real Estate to Sheffield Island Lighthouse Park t ...
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More than 600 volunteer hours of service were donated by GE Capital’s Real Estate unit, which has its global headquarters in Norwalk.

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Stop hunger Servathon 2014 Results - July 22, 2014

Stop hunger Servathon 2014 Results - July 22, 2014 | Global examples of corporate volunteering & workplace giving | Scoop.it
Sodexo employees volunteered more than 82,100 hours throughout April and May 2014.
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DP World celebrates its volunteering programme | ArabianSupplyChain.com

DP World celebrates its volunteering programme | ArabianSupplyChain.com | Global examples of corporate volunteering & workplace giving | Scoop.it
DP World employees have volunteered for 18 projects in last year.
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The initiative is part of a Corporate Responsibility strategy that aims to develop long-term partnerships rather than simple philanthropic donations, reflecting the company’s focus on lasting sustainable change.

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Ameren Employees to Perform Thousands of Hours of Volunteer Service in April in Missouri and Illinois

Ameren Employees to Perform Thousands of Hours of Volunteer Service in April in Missouri and Illinois | Global examples of corporate volunteering & workplace giving | Scoop.it
Ameren Employees to Perform Thousands of Hours of Volunteer Service in April in Missouri and Illinois
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"Ameren has a rich tradition of giving back to the communities across our 64,000-square-mile service territory," said Tom Voss, chairman and chief executive officer of Ameren. "Our mission, to power the quality of life, is larger than just the electricity and natural gas we provide; it's also to help make our communities better places to live by giving back through volunteerism, sponsorships and donations."

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America's Charities Snapshot 2014 Report Cites Alignments, Challenges for Charities and Corporations in Workplace Giving Partnerships – Press Releases on CSRwire.com

America's Charities Snapshot 2014 Report Cites Alignments, Challenges for Charities and Corporations in Workplace Giving Partnerships – Press Releases on CSRwire.com | Global examples of corporate volunteering & workplace giving | Scoop.it
Press Releases get your corporate social responsibility news and information out to journalists, investors, and industry professionals utilizing CSRwire’s targeted reach.
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These are some of the key findings of the Snapshot 2014 report fromAmerica’s Charities of nearly 240 charitable organizations across the country responding to questions and that paralleled those posed to employers in America’s Charities’Snapshot 2013. 

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