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Going beyond handouts | BBQ Online

Going beyond handouts | BBQ Online | Global examples of corporate volunteering & workplace giving | Scoop.it

Employee volunteerism (defined as any formal provision of resources that enables employees to volunteer in the community) has been on the rise in South Africa. It comes in many forms; companies and other types of organisations customise it to suit their own environment and processes.


According to Angela Parker in “A call for volunteers”, part of the September-October 2011 International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) newsletter, examples are company-sponsored volunteer events, financial matching programmes and the institution of rewards and recognition for volunteer work.

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Our Story: Starting an international corporate volunteer program

Our Story: Starting an international corporate volunteer program | Global examples of corporate volunteering & workplace giving | Scoop.it
I am often asked how the Citizen Service Corps got started at the Dow Corning Corporation.  The truth is that there isn’t one answer.  While many individuals have answers and worked hard to fin...
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Next Gen Corporate Volunteering Boosts Employee Engagement

Next Gen Corporate Volunteering Boosts Employee Engagement | Global examples of corporate volunteering & workplace giving | Scoop.it
By Melissa J. Anderson Yesterday hundreds of business leaders came together on International Corporate Philanthropy Day at Morgan Stanley's New York Headquarters to celebrate the commitment of over $1.6 billion in ...
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Competitive Volunteering Delivers Results For Communities and Companies

Competitive Volunteering Delivers Results For Communities and Companies | Global examples of corporate volunteering & workplace giving | Scoop.it
Disclosure: Morgan Stanley is a founding sponsor of A Billion+Change providing leadership, council and financial support. According to the Independent Sector, America's 1.5 million nonprofits represent 9 percent of our workforce and 5 percent of GDP.
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Meritor Inc : Meritor Unleashes Power of Volunteering; New Employee Program Sets Goal of 40,000 Community Hours Annually | 4-Traders

In conjunction with International Corporate Philanthropy Day,Meritor, Inc. (NYSE: MTOR) today announced the launch of a new employee volunteer program called the "Power of Volunteering," encouraging its employees globally to volunteer 40,000 hours annually by 2020.

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UnitedHealth Group Joins

UnitedHealth Group Joins | Global examples of corporate volunteering & workplace giving | Scoop.it

UnitedHealth Group is joining the "A Billion + Change" campaign, enabling its employees to make a difference in their communities by volunteering their job-related skills to nonprofits across the country.

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HSBC staff log 63000 volunteer days for Earthwatch - Employee Benefits

HSBC staff log 63000 volunteer days for Earthwatch - Employee Benefits | Global examples of corporate volunteering & workplace giving | Scoop.it
HSBC staff log 63000 volunteer days for EarthwatchEmployee BenefitsGlobal bank HSBC's employees have logged in more than 63000 volunteer days over the past five years for the charity Earthwatch.
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CIGNA & CMC Employees Embrace Corporate Social Responsibility - Volunteering with Habitat for Humanity in Shanghai - World News Report

CIGNA & CMC Employees Embrace Corporate Social Responsibility - Volunteering with Habitat for Humanity in Shanghai - World News Report | Global examples of corporate volunteering & workplace giving | Scoop.it
CIGNA & CMC Employees Embrace Corporate Social Responsibility - Volunteering with Habitat for Humanity in Shanghai.
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Employee Ownership and Engagement Critical to Successful CSR | Business Civic Leadership Center

Employee Ownership and Engagement Critical to Successful CSR | Business Civic Leadership Center | Global examples of corporate volunteering & workplace giving | Scoop.it

Simply put, employee-centric CSR initiatives like Comercia’s Comedad program show just how far even smaller companies can go to create real, sustainable impact, improving labor-management relations, community visibility… and the bottom line.

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Serving Communities: Employee Giving | Corporate Citizenship

Serving Communities: Employee Giving | Corporate Citizenship | Global examples of corporate volunteering & workplace giving | Scoop.it

Through technology solutions, employee volunteerism, and community grants, Microsoft strives for a positive impact on communities worldwide.

 

Employee Giving

 

Microsoft has a long and proud tradition of community support and it is embedded in our culture. Not only are our employees generous in their financial support for causes that are meaningful to them, they are also extremely active in volunteerism. To date, Microsoft employees have logged over 1.5 million volunteer hours assisting their favorite nonprofit organizations.

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Umpqua LIFE - Connect Volunteer Network™

The Connect Effect was record-setting in 2011, as 90% of our associates volunteered almost 45,000 hours. We’re so proud of everyone involved!

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Realized Worth | Employee Volunteering & Workplace Giving: Corporate Volunteering in Eastern Europe

Realized Worth | Employee Volunteering & Workplace Giving: Corporate Volunteering in Eastern Europe | Global examples of corporate volunteering & workplace giving | Scoop.it
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Arab Bank PLC : Arab Bank Recognizes Employee Volunteers for their Community ... - 4-traders (press release)

Arab Bank PLC : Arab Bank Recognizes Employee Volunteers for their Community ...4-traders (press release)Arab Bank employees were recognized during a ceremony at its head office recently for their volunteering efforts to support the local community...
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Firms giving staff time off to do volunteer work - Straits Times

Firms giving staff time off to do volunteer work - Straits Times | Global examples of corporate volunteering & workplace giving | Scoop.it
Straits TimesFirms giving staff time off to do volunteer workStraits TimesSingapore Pools staff members Jesslin Ong (left), 23, and Charmaine Chng, 40, playing at West Coast Park earlier this week with children from Sunbeam Place, a shelter for...
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CDC Development Solutions' 3rd Annual ICV Conference | 3BL Media

Keywords: CDC Development Solutions | ICV Conference | International Corporate Volunteering | Shared Value | The Annual International Corporate Volunteerism Conference | USAID | Washington DC ...
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First Bank honors employees - Ventura County Star

First Bank honors employees - Ventura County Star | Global examples of corporate volunteering & workplace giving | Scoop.it
First Bank honors employeesVentura County StarBy From staff reports In recognition of their outstanding volunteer spirit in 2011, 15 First Bank employees in the Southern California region received First Bank Community Reinvestment Act Community...
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allAfrica.com: South Africa: Build Bridges in Employee Volunteer Week 2012

allAfrica.com: South Africa: Build Bridges in Employee Volunteer Week 2012 | Global examples of corporate volunteering & workplace giving | Scoop.it
Employee Volunteer Week is an annual Charities Aid Foundation SA (CAF) campaign to grow employee volunteering in communities. It takes place this year from 5 - 11 March and in 2012 theme is 'Building the Bridge'.

Corporate support for volunteerism is an acknowledged aspect of good corporate citizenship. During Employee Volunteer Week 2012 Charities Aid Foundation (CAF) Southern Africa will be working to 'build bridges' between the volunteering aspirations of companies and their employees, and the real needs of community organisations.

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One-week Makeover is 'Mission Possible' for Corporate Volunteers ...

One-week Makeover is 'Mission Possible' for Corporate Volunteers ... | Global examples of corporate volunteering & workplace giving | Scoop.it
It could be a script for a reality TV show but organisers of a corporate volunteer 'makeover' for a major welfare organisation say they are already on a winner. Woodside Energy has joined forces with Mission Australia and ...
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Column: Volunteers provide more than monetary value - Wisconsin Rapids Tribune

Column: Volunteers provide more than monetary value - Wisconsin Rapids Tribune | Global examples of corporate volunteering & workplace giving | Scoop.it
Column: Volunteers provide more than monetary valueWisconsin Rapids TribuneThis represents a ratio of over 150:1 when comparing the number of volunteers to the number of paid staff.
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Sharing a Computer Screen, if Not a Classroom

Sharing a Computer Screen, if Not a Classroom | Global examples of corporate volunteering & workplace giving | Scoop.it

"JPMorgan Chase is sponsoring the remote tutoring program and encouraging its employees to get involved from their desks during the school day. This is a boon for Ms. Chan, who has participated in corporate-sponsored volunteer reading programs at other firms. But since having two children and receiving a promotion, she has been unable to make the lunchtime trek to a school, particularly one as far away as P.S. 55. "

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Peanut crop growing hope in Haiti - CBS News Video

Peanut crop growing hope in Haiti - CBS News Video | Global examples of corporate volunteering & workplace giving | Scoop.it
CBS News video: Peanut crop growing hope in Haiti - The central plateau region of Haiti was largely spared from the earthquake's physical impact, but not from the economic devastation.
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Skilled Volunteering a Win-Win | Business News

Skilled volunteering is the ultimate direction to brush corporate Australia, with benefits which filter by each turn of the organisation. Traditional volunteering competence see staff receiving the integrate of days out of the bureau ...
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The Durango Herald 01/13/2012 | To give is to get

The Durango Herald 01/13/2012 | To give is to get | Global examples of corporate volunteering & workplace giving | Scoop.it

Eric Eicher, senior vice president of Alpine Bank, plays a game of air hockey with Bailey Lynch, 10, at the Boys and Girls Club of La Plata County. More businesses are developing programs that encourage their employees to volunteer with nonprofit groups. Alpine Bank pays its employees for up to 24 hours spent helping out nonprofit groups.

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Skilled Volunteering a Win-Win

Skilled Volunteering a Win-Win | Global examples of corporate volunteering & workplace giving | Scoop.it

Skilled volunteering is the latest trend to sweep corporate Australia, with benefits that filter through every level of the organisation.

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Banana Republic employees give back to community - WLOX

Banana Republic employees give back to community - WLOX | Global examples of corporate volunteering & workplace giving | Scoop.it
Banana Republic employees give back to communityWLOXBy Danielle Thomas - bio | email The staff at a clothing store in Gulfport is learning a different way of working together.
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