August 03, 2015

CSRWire.com The Corporate Social Responsibility Newswire

news by category

Volunteerism CSRwire News

Open-uri20090515-26760-v6zfzb-0

Volunteerism focuses on individuals, businesses, and nonprofits who volunteer their time or talents for charitable, educational, or other worthwhile activities, especially in, but not limited to, their own community.


 Press Releases, Events, Reports & Books

Select from the menu to the right to filter by CSR Category


Your Opinion on Employee Engagement Could Win You an iPad Mini!

Published: Jul 22, 2015 – 02:27 PM EST

CHANTILLY, Va. , Jul. 22 /CSRwire/ - Tell America's Charities how employee engagement has evolved in your company. Complete the Snapshot 2015 survey and provide your email address to be automatically entered in a drawing for the latest iPad Mini. Your expertise and...

JetBlue Proudly Supports its Communities Through Partnerships and Volunteering

Published: Jul 21, 2015 – 10:00 AM EST

NEW YORK, N.Y., Jul. 21 /CSRwire/ - In September, crewmembers from JetBlue got in on the #IceBucketChallenge action to raise money and awareness for ALS. Watch JetBlue's CEO, Robin Hayes, join the fun in this video. You can also watch it on Vimeo...

Global Report Sheds Light on Employee Engagement Practices in Five Countries

Published: Jun 30, 2015 – 02:50 PM EST

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Jun. 30 /CSRwire/ - To assist corporate responsibility practitioners as they help international employees give back to their communities, Silicon Valley Community Foundation has produced a report offering practical advice for establishing successful programs in five countries - but the...

Medtronic Calls for Applications for 2015 Bakken Invitation Award

Published: Jun 22, 2015 – 02:30 PM EST

DUBLIN, Jun. 22 /CSRwire/ - Medtronic plc (NYSE: MDT) announced today that it is seeking applications for the 2015 Bakken Invitation Award, a global program honoring and connecting people who have overcome health challenges with the help of medical technology and are now...

Astellas Employees Assemble Thousands Of Care Packages For Homeless Veterans

Published: Jun 15, 2015 – 02:12 PM EST

ORLANDO, Jun. 15 /CSRwire/ - More than 1,200 Astellas Pharma employees worked together during a corporate meeting to help A Veterans Community, a nonprofit organization with a mission to provide safe, stable housing to homeless veterans and their families. A staggering 17 percent...

Carnival Corporation Launches New Brand, Creates New Travel Category for Social Impact

Published: Jun 05, 2015 – 01:32 PM EST

MIAMI, Jun. 05 /CSRwire/ - Carnival Corporation plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK), the world's largest travel and leisure company, today launched a new brand called fathom, defining a new travel category it is calling "social impact travel," that will offer consumers authentic, meaningful...

Morgan Stanley Employees Contribute Over 8,000 Hours to Strategy Development for Nine Nonprofit Organizations in U.S. Strategy Challenge

Published: Jun 04, 2015 – 05:34 PM EST

NEW YORK, Jun. 04 /CSRwire/ - Morgan Stanley (NYSE: MS) today announced the completion of the seventh annual U.S. Strategy Challenge, a ten-week program in which top-performing Morgan Stanley employees provide pro-bono strategic advice to nonprofit organizations on mission critical challenges. This year,...

Toy Industry Foundation and National CASA Help 7,000 Kids in Need in So. California

Published: May 15, 2015 – 07:53 PM EST

LOS ANGELES, CA, May 15 /CSRwire/ - Foster children throughout Southern California will be given the magic and joy of play thanks to nearly 150 volunteers brought together today by the Toy Industry Foundation (TIF) and National Court Appointed Special Advocates Association (CASA)....

Nepal Volunteers Are Safe, Now Company Seeks To Show Meaningful, Long Term Support To Animal Welfare Groups

Published: May 01, 2015 – 11:19 AM EST

BARRIE, Ontario, May 01 /CSRwire/ - Early on Saturday we woke to hear the heartbreaking news that Nepal had been hit by a 7.8 earthquake. Nora Livingstone, one of Animal Experience International's Co-Founders, has spent significant time in that area and was able...

VolunteerMatch and 35 Volunteer Engagement Experts Join Forces in a New Book

Published: Apr 29, 2015 – 09:00 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, Apr. 29 /CSRwire/ - VolunteerMatch, the Web's largest volunteer engagement network, announced today that its book, Volunteer Engagement 2.0: Ideas and Insights Changing the World will be published on May 26, 2015, and is available to pre-order today. Each chapter of...

Features


 

Issuers of news releases and not csrwire are solely responsible for the accuracy of the content