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Points of Light Announces Top 50 Community-Minded Companies

Posted: Jun 21, 2017 – 08:30 AM EST

SEATTLE, Wash. , Jun. 21 /CSRwire/ - Yesterday evening, Points of Light, the worlds largest organization dedicated to volunteer service, announced the 50 most community-minded companies in the United States. The Civic 50 provides a national standard for superior corporate citizenship and showcases...

Support to Human Rights and Refugee Causes via Corporations Increases Almost 40 Fold Following Travel Ban

Posted: Jun 19, 2017 – 07:00 PM EST

CALGARY, AB, Jun. 19 /CSRwire/ - This World Refugee Day, Benevity, the market leader in workplace giving, volunteering and community investment software, announces that donations made through its award-winning cloud solution to human rights and refugee causes have increased 6 times year-over-year since...

Whirlpool Corporation and Habitat for Humanity Renew Relationship for 18th Year

Posted: Jun 19, 2017 – 04:27 PM EST

BENTON HARBOR, Mich., Jun. 19 /CSRwire/ - Today, Whirlpool Corporation announced a renewal of its longtime collaboration with Habitat for Humanity for the remainder of 2017, continuing to provide a new range and refrigerator for every new Habitat for Humanity home in the...

Benevity Expands Leading Global Workplace Giving and Volunteering Solution

Posted: Jun 12, 2017 – 07:30 PM EST

CALGARY, AB, Jun. 12 /CSRwire/ - Benevity, the global leader in workplace giving, volunteering and community investment software, announced the latest expansion of its industry-leading international offering. Benevitys software platform and related services now provide companies with employees in India the ability to...

How Creating a Volunteer Culture Can Help Your Business

Posted: Jun 09, 2017 – 09:15 AM EST

NEW YORK, Jun. 09 /CSRwire/ - Employers and employees may be missing opportunities when it comes to reaping all of the benefits of volunteering in the workplace. Deloittes 2017 Volunteerism Survey of working Americans found that creating a culture of volunteerism may boost...

Habitat for Humanity and Wells Fargo Team Up with Veterans to Improve 100 Homes

Posted: May 25, 2017 – 04:30 PM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, May 25 /CSRwire/ - Habitat for Humanity and Wells Fargo Company (NYSE: WFC) today announced a new commitment to improve 100 homes with veterans in nearly 30 communities across the country from Seattle to South Palm Beach, Florida. Launched in May...

Samsung Employees Nationwide Swap the Office for Day of Service

Posted: May 19, 2017 – 04:30 PM EST

RIDGEFIELD PARK, N.J., May 19 /CSRwire/ - Samsung Electronics America, Inc. today will host its bi-annual, companywide Day of Service throughout their national locations in New Jersey, New York, Texas, California and Washington, D.C. and regional offices. The event, which occurs each spring...

Covestro, Greenlight for Girls Inspire Houston Girls to Pursue STEM

Posted: May 15, 2017 – 03:30 PM EST

BAYTOWN, Texas, May 15 /CSRwire/ - International science education expert and engineer Melissa Rancourt brought her global greenlight for girls (g4g) initiative to Space Center Houston today. Hundreds of local girls, ages 11-15, participated in the day-long interactive, hands-on science event with retired...

Transforming Technology Pro Bono: New Tool for Nonprofits Released by Taproot Foundation and VMware Foundation

Posted: May 10, 2017 – 03:10 PM EST

OAKLAND, Calif., May 10 /CSRwire/ - The median technology budget of nonprofits is less than 2% of each organizations total operating budget, and most nonprofits are not confident that they have enough skilled staff or training to effectively use technology, according to NTENs...

Corporate Volunteering Grows as Key Driver of Workplace Culture

Posted: Apr 27, 2017 – 01:33 PM EST

CALGARY, AB, Apr. 27 /CSRwire/ - In recognition of National Volunteer Week taking place April 23-29, Benevity shares that Spark, its market leading cloud solution for workplace giving, grantmaking and volunteering was used by enterprise clients to achieve record growth in volunteering, helping...

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