Increasing Employee Engagement Through Volunteering

Execution of Successful Employee Engagement Programs Earlier this month we participated in a Webinar with BlackBaud, Strategies for Increasing Employee Engagement with Volunteering, where we addressed several pressing questions. Are you struggling with employee participation and engagement with your volunteer events? Are you unsure what the future of volunteering can look like for your company?…

Give the Gift of Impact

Give the Gift of Impact

Give the Gift of Impact It’s that time of year again, Holiday shopping time! You might be on the search for the “perfect” gift – but how about gifts that make an impact or are sustainable? Some may even call these the gifts that keep on giving. 🙂 We’re surrounded by incredible companies and nonprofits…

tips for increasing volunteer participation

Increasing Volunteer Participation

Increasing Volunteer Participation All volunteer event planners have been there, they spend weeks planning the perfect experience, only to get 10 people to sign-up when they were hoping for 50. Not only is this a huge disappointment in terms of employee engagement, but it also drives far less impact to the nonprofit that needs support!…

Top 4 Tips for Global Volunteering

Top 4 Tips for Global Volunteering With companies expanding their social impact projects to engage all of their employees with global volunteering, including those working remotely from different countries, the same question is brought up time and time again. How do I involve my entire team in a volunteer event that is engaging and impactful…

Disaster Relief Response

Disaster Relief Response With wildfires destroying millions of acres on a daily basis and the Haiti earthquake all occurring within the last few weeks, companies are asking us how they should respond. We may not have all the answers, but we made a WeHero Learn video about how companies and their employees can respond to…

In-Person Volunteering: Tips for Hosting a Successful Event

In-Person Volunteering: Top 5 Tips for Hosting a Successful Volunteer Event In recent years, it has been increasingly crucial for companies to make a positive impact on their communities, particularly by volunteering their services to those in need. However, the global pandemic has changed much of how we do things – including in-person volunteering. While…

Impact of Skills-Based Volunteering

Impact of Skills-Based Volunteering To understand the impact of skills-based volunteering, let’s start with the fact that social responsibility has gained a lot of traction in the corporate and nonprofit industries. The recent years have seen a consistent prominence in how the corporate world has embraced corporate social responsibility and volunteerism to give back and…

What Is Corporate Volunteering?

What Is Corporate Volunteering? With the current trend, rather than how much revenue companies can bring in, employees and customers are now taking better observation on how corporations volunteer and positively impact their consumers and society. Because of this, companies are challenged to create more solid corporate social responsibility (CSR) strategies, and by far, the…

Corporate Volunteer Events for Intern Groups

Corporate Volunteer Events for Intern Groups Internships have always been a powerful tool to support recruitment, but as many companies have seen in the last year, they can be a challenge in the virtual world. Taking an intentional approach to engaging your intern groups has never been more important to keep them motivated and connected…

Data Talks: The Importance of Corporate Social Responsibility

Data Talks: The Importance of Corporate Social Responsibility, ESG, and Social Impact Our friends at the Association of Corporate Citizenship Professionals (ACCP) came out with an impressive summary around the importance of Corporate Social Responsibility that echoes a lot of the work we’ve done through our Corporate Impact Report. Each and every day, WeHero is…