WeHero Remote Announced

WeHero Remote Announced In response to COVID-19, we’re delivering high impact volunteer experiences to your home. During this time of uncertainty, WeHero is excited to continue delivering support to key nonprofit partners. Thanks to the excitement from our clients, we’re officially launching WeHero Remote which sends our custom volunteer events to all of your employees’ homes. These…

Dear WeHero Community – COVID-19

WeHero Community, Our hearts go out to all of those who have been affected by COVID-19 – not only those suffering from the virus but also our small business partners, event planners, CSR professionals, and our nonprofit network suffering from the ripple effects of this pandemic. A quick note that we have made the decision…

WeHero March Newsletter

Vol. 8 /// Coronavirus, Tabs on Tabs, Latest Readings, & More! 😱 March… are we there already?! We want to just start by thanking all the companies that have made a massive impact in these first 2 months of the year. We can’t wait to continue supporting you and helping you reach your social impact…

WeHero Disaster Response Update

WeHero Volunteer Events – Coronavirus

What You Need to Know & How to Support – Coronavirus WeHero is partnering with Americares to respond to the Coronavirus outbreak in China. Together, we have designed a WeHero DIY volunteer event to support relief efforts on the ground in China. WeHero has sourced the necessary items to build Infection Prevention and Control Triage…

WeHero Corporate Volunteer Programs

Volunteer Time Off vs. Structured Corporate Volunteering

Volunteer Time Off vs. Structured Corporate Volunteering In my role as Vice President of Corporate Social Impact here at WeHero, I have spoken to hundreds of companies of all sizes (a majority of them being Fortune 500 organizations) about their Corporate Social Responsibility initiatives. Offering employees VTO (Volunteer Time Off) is an ongoing theme and…

Why do WeHero volunteer events cost money?

Why do WeHero volunteer events cost money? We understand it can sound strange paying money to donate your time. In most cases when you’re volunteering as an individual you don’t have to open your wallet for simple activities. So why do WeHero volunteer programs cost money? Let’s take a look under the hood. 1 //…

Team Building with Corporate Volunteering

Team Building with Corporate Volunteering It’s a weekly question for our WeHero staff: “What are the team building aspects to these volunteer experiences you provide?” Upon initially receiving that question we tried adjusting our events to always have a team building component. A great idea, but it almost felt like too much “team”, like twice…

How to support Australia

How to support Australia We’ve been getting a lot of questions on how people can support Australia relief efforts. Fires have been burning across Australia since October. Government records confirmed that 2019 was the country’s hottest and driest on record. 14.7 million acres have been burned so far. These fires have injured and displaced 800…

WeHero Coronavirus Update

March – What You Need To Know

Coronavirus, Tabs on Tabs, Latest Readings, & More! March… are we there already?! We want to just start by thanking all the companies that have made a massive impact in these first 2 months of the year. We can’t wait to continue supporting you and helping you reach your social impact goals. We have a…