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2018-11-07 00:00:00.0 - Don’t give up the fight: Post-election activism is self-care, tooThis link opens in a new window
Research shows taking action eases stress, keeps you from feeling alone in this fall-out, and make you happier

2018-08-24 00:00:00.0 - Free hostel stays for travelers who volunteer to do good on their vacation (Los Angeles Times)This link opens in a new window
Traveling for a volunteer project? You may be eligible for a free hostel stay thanks to Hostelling International USA's Great Hostel Give Back.

2018-07-18 00:00:00.0 - 3 Amazing Perks Retirees Can Get at Their Volunteer Jobs (Money Magazine)This link opens in a new window
If you need some inspiration, VolunteerMatch makes it easy to search more than 100,000 volunteer opportunities across 29 different categories

2018-07-17 00:00:00.0 - How to Volunteer Yourself Into a New Job (U.S. News & World Report)This link opens in a new window
Skills-based volunteering builds and demonstrates your abilities to collaborate and communicate, show initiative, solve problems and provide leadership.

2018-04-24 00:00:00.0 - Volunteering is Great for Your Health (Moneyish)This link opens in a new window
Volunteering for as little as 2.5 hours per week can boost your physical health, a new study suggests.

2018-04-22 00:00:00.0 - Research Finds Volunteering Can Be Good for Your Health (Wall Street Journal)This link opens in a new window
Data show cognitive benefits with as little as 2 to 2-1/2 hours of volunteering each week, on average.

2018-03-23 00:00:00.0 - How the Web’s Largest Volunteer Engagement Network Connects Good People With 120K Active Nonprofits This link opens in a new window
For two decades, the nonprofit has helped 13.5 million volunteers find meaningful ways to make a difference.

2018-03-15 00:00:00.0 - Get Involved: a Citizen’s Guide to Getting Your Voice Heard by Government (Las Vegas Sun)This link opens in a new window
The Las Vegas Weekly's comprehensive guide to getting involved. If you’ve ever desired to manifest your inner activist—or merely maintain the health of our civilization—this how-to package is for you.

2018-03-07 00:00:00.0 - VolunteerMatch Helps Connect Finance & Accounting Professionals with Worthy Causes and Thousands of This link opens in a new window
Finance professionals use VolunteerMatch to help causes near to their hearts while sharpening their skills and improving their résumés.

2018-02-26 00:00:00.0 - 8 Ways To Use Your Language Skills For Social Good (Babbel Magazine)This link opens in a new window
Here’s how to leverage your knowledge of a second language to give back to your community.

Press Releases

2018-11-05 00:00:00.0 - SmartSimple Connects the Web’s Largest Network of Volunteer Opportunities With Its CSR SolutionsThis link opens in a new window
VolunteerMatch and SmartSimple, a global leader of all-in-one CSR and grants management software, announce a partnership that will make it easier for companies to scale their employee volunteer programs.

2018-08-15 00:00:00.0 - VolunteerMatch And Verified Volunteers Join ForcesThis link opens in a new window
Our strategic partnership brings comprehensive background screening to more than 120,000 organizations & millions of volunteers.

2018-04-25 00:00:00.0 - VolunteerMatch Celebrates 20 Years of Connecting Good People With Good CausesThis link opens in a new window
VolunteerMatch, the web’s largest volunteer engagement network, reached an exciting milestone today: 20 years of connecting good people with good causes.

2018-01-16 00:00:00.0 - VolunteerMatch and Forward It On Partner to Bring Meaningful Volunteer Opportunities to EmployeesThis link opens in a new window
VolunteerMatch and Forward It On announce a partnership to engage companies and their employees to drive social change through volunteerism.

2017-09-14 00:00:00.0 - UnitedHealthcare Study Finds Americans Who Volunteer Feel Healthier and Happier (Business Wire)This link opens in a new window
Latest study affirms findings that volunteering may benefit everyone including individuals, communities and employers.

2017-04-20 00:00:00.0 - A New Vision for Corporate Community Engagement in the Digital AgeThis link opens in a new window
For more than a decade, leading companies have been investing in making their community engagement programs more strategic. This is why so few have succeeded — until now.

2017-02-02 00:00:00.0 - VolunteerMatch’s Site Traffic Hits All-Time High Post-InaugurationThis link opens in a new window
January 21-27, 2017, marks the volunteer engagement website’s busiest week in its 19-year history.

2016-11-04 00:00:00.0 - VolunteerMatch Recognizes Eight Companies and Organizations for Exemplary Volunteer ProgramsThis link opens in a new window
Last week, VolunteerMatch, the web's largest volunteer engagement network, recognized eight companies and organizations for their transformational work related to volunteerism and cross-sector collaboration at an awards ceremony.

2016-08-24 00:00:00.0 - VolunteerMatch and Bright Funds Partner to Help Corporate Employees Find their Perfect CauseThis link opens in a new window
VolunteerMatch and Bright Funds, the company that connects everyday donors and companies to causes they care about, announce their partnership, which will make it easy for employees and donors to find volunteer opportunities they're passionate about.

2016-07-26 00:00:00.0 - VolunteerMatch Names Finalists for 2016 Employee Volunteer Program of the YearThis link opens in a new window
VolunteerMatch announced the finalists for its annual Employee Volunteer Program of the Year Award. This award honors companies for exemplary employee volunteer programs during the previous calendar year.

 

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