Written by LBG Canada Relationship Manager, Jennifer Eldridge
Many companies are seeking to measure and communicate the benefits of employee volunteer programs. Within LBG Canada, we have seen a steady rise in companies stating that they want to evaluate the employee experience, which is why we are incorporating volunteering measurement metrics into our soon to be launched Impact Measurement Framework.
As a nonprofit, VolunteerMatch believes in making it easier for good people and good causes to connect. We also believe we aren’t the only ones who hold this belief, and that by joining forces with other like-minded organizations, we can create an even greater impact together.
Employees in Multiple Locations Brighten Holidays for Respective Communities
NORWALK, Conn., December 22, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Employees from Diageo North America are giving back this holiday season by participating in a variety of volunteer programs and fundraising efforts across a number of the company’s locations. Initiatives span communities in Connecticut (home to Diageo’s North American headquarters), Kentucky, Illinois, New York and Canada, and include donating gifts, supplies and funds to families in need, volunteering to provide sober rides to holiday partygoers, and hosting festivities for local families. Together, these employees have partnered with more
NetSuite employees have helped to drive some tremendous results this year supporting NetSuite.org initiatives like the Hackathon 4Good and the SuiteFit 4Good which took place at SuiteWorld 2015. Today, we have new milestones to add to that list: more than 800 volunteers around the world rolled up their sleeves to give back as part of NetSuite’s first-ever Global Impact Week, volunteering more than 3,100 hours.
We often make things more complicated than they need to be. Many a times, solutions to seemingly intractable problems are closer at hand than we realize. So it is with driving employee engagement and turning around corporate fortunes.
Latest report explores the company’s global CSR activities in FY 2014.
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Astellas recognizes Corporate Social Responsibility as its responsibility for any impact the company’s decisions and business activities have on society and the environment. Astellas’ latest Annual Report highlights the company’s CSR activities from this past year, including Changing Tomorrow Day – a global volunteer service initiative that was recently marked on Sept. 11 (see video).
Since 2009 employee volunteers at Turner Broadcasting, have helped build schools and school buildings in Mali, Rwanda, Malawi, Ethiopia, Tanzania and Mozambique.
“Good schooling means that people can look forward to more than the simple life of their forefathers and we have already seen pupils going on to higher education and taking scholarships,” says Nick Hart, head of CSR for EMEA at the international broadcaster who runs the schools building programme as one of its main international projects.
CALGARY, Alberta /July 22, 2015/ 3BL Media/ - Benevity Inc., the leading global supplier of workplace giving and volunteer management software solutions, announced the completion of a $38 million CAD Series A round with JMI Equity, a growth equity firm focused on investing in leading software and services companies. As part of the transaction, JMI General Partner, Bob Nye will join Benevity’s Board of Directors.
Join us at the RBC Foundation in Toronto on September 29 & 30 at the 2015 LBG Canada Annual Meeting.
On September 30, Chris Jarvis, Co-founder and Senior Partner of Realized Worth, will lead us in a conversation about trends in employee volunteering and giving, and effective business strategies to meet engagement goals.