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

Published: May 10, 2017 – 03:10 PM EST

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

Corporate Volunteering Grows as Key Driver of Workplace Culture

Published: 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...

16th Annual Arkansas River Trash Roundup Set for Earth Day, April 22

Published: Apr 21, 2017 – 12:35 PM EST

WICHITA, Apr. 21 /CSRwire/ - Taking place on Earth Day, the 16th annual Arkansas River Trash Roundup will see hundreds of volunteers remove tons of garbage from downtown area waters, benefitting both the river and wetlands restoration efforts at Wichita's Great Plains Nature...

Comcast NBCUniversal Celebrates Year-Round Commitment to Volunteerism During Annual Cares Day

Published: Apr 20, 2017 – 04:11 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA, Apr. 20 /CSRwire/ - On Saturday, April 22nd, more than 100,000 Comcast NBCUniversal employees, and their families and friends, and community partners will participate in the 16th annual Comcast Cares Day, the nation's largest single-day corporate volunteer effort and a culmination of...

CA Technologies Celebrates CA Together in Action, Annual Employee Volunteer Initiative

Published: Apr 17, 2017 – 10:00 AM EST

NEW YORK, Apr. 17 /CSRwire/ - Today, CA Technologies (NASDAQ: CA) kicked off CA Together in Action, the company's annual employee volunteer initiative. From Monday, April 17 to Friday, April 21, CA employees around the world will take time out of their workday...

Rebuilding Together, Lowe’s to 'Rebuild-A-Block' in Communities Throughout the Country

Published: Apr 13, 2017 – 03:30 PM EST

WASHINGTON D.C., Apr. 13 /CSRwire/ - Rebuilding Together, a leading national non-profit rebuilding communities in need across the country, will partner with Lowe's to launch its Rebuild-a-Block program and restore homes and neighborhood service centers in Tampa, Fla., Henderson, Nev. and Fayetteville, N.C....

Covestro’s Lucore on Philanthropy for the 21st Century

Published: Mar 28, 2017 – 11:02 AM EST

PITTSBURGH, Mar. 28 /CSRwire/ - Rebecca Lucore, head of sustainability and corporate social responsibility at Covestro LLC and a leading voice in Corporate America for skills-based volunteerism, has nominated Pittsburgh to be the headquarters for the "Purpose Economy" in a new Huffington Post...

Bechtel Applauds Employee Giving at U.S. Government Projects in 2016

Published: Mar 13, 2017 – 03:59 PM EST

RESTON, Va., Mar. 13 /CSRwire/ - Bechtel thanked employees at the company's affiliated government and nuclear projects for donating more than $12 million in 2016 and for volunteering countless hours to support their surrounding communities across the United States. In one case, responding...

5,000 Students Will Spend Their Spring Break Working Alongside Habitat Homeowners in Local Communities

Published: Mar 10, 2017 – 04:08 PM EST

ATLANTA, Mar. 10 /CSRwire/ - More than 5,000 college and high school students will spend their spring break this year helping people in need of a decent and affordable place to call home. The students will travel to 35 U.S. states to help...

Wells Fargo Donates $281.3 Million in 2016 to 14,900 Nonprofits

Published: Mar 09, 2017 – 12:00 PM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, Mar. 09 /CSRwire/ - Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) supported 14,900 nonprofits in 2016, donating $281.3 million to organizations across the country. Separately, Wells Fargo's team members showed their commitment to communities by donating a total of $98.87 million to...

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