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2018-01-31 00:00:00.0 - Donating Time is as Valuable as Money (Badcredit.org)This link opens in a new window
Many people would like to contribute to nonprofits and other charitable organizations, but not everyone has the extra money to spare. Luckily, VolunteerMatch exists to help motivated people find ways to contribute their time instead.

2018-01-26 00:00:00.0 - Finding an Encore Career with Meaning (Chicago Tribune)This link opens in a new window
Marci Alboher is the vice president of Encore.org, a nonprofit that encourages baby boomers to use their skills and experience to help their communities. Here's what she has to say about making your golden years truly meaningful.

2017-12-31 00:00:00.0 - Places To Volunteer Around New Year's To Start 2018 Right (Elite Daily)This link opens in a new window
If you're not already connected with a good organization, consider using VolunteerMatch to find the right fit that will best utilize your skills, time, and interests.

2017-11-24 00:00:00.0 - How Volunteering Helps Your Health (Parade)This link opens in a new window
If you’re volunteering this season, you may not expect anything in return—but you’re getting better health as a perk.

2017-11-17 00:00:00.0 - 3 Surprising Health Benefits of Volunteering (Textbooks.com)This link opens in a new window
There are a lot of great reasons to volunteer. But do you also know the research behind the health benefits of volunteering?

2017-11-16 00:00:00.0 - Why You Shouldn't Volunteer at a Soup Kitchen This Thanksgiving (USA Today)This link opens in a new window
Use the holiday to to think about where you can really be effective and make a real commitment. Remember, charities are open year-round.

2017-09-01 00:00:00.0 - Volunteering Is a Win-Win for Seniors and Organizations in Need (Dallas News)This link opens in a new window
Ready to fulfill that long-held desire to volunteer but not sure how to start? VolunteerMatch can help you with the daunting task of vetting thousands of organizations.

2017-08-15 00:00:00.0 - Timberland Marks 25 Years Of Employee Volunteer Program (SGBMedia)This link opens in a new window
Timberland celebrated the 25th anniversary of its Path of Service program by kicking off a season of volunteer events around the globe.

2017-08-13 00:00:00.0 - Highmark Health Uses Website to Match Employees to Community Service (The State Journal)This link opens in a new window
Insurance company Highmark Health subscribed to VolunteerMatch so its employees could more easily find projects that need their help and that fit their personal interests.

2017-05-19 00:00:00.0 - Service Programs Provide Seniors With Purpose, Support, Local Community (KSL.com)This link opens in a new window
Seniors who participate in community service programs experience significant health and wellness benefits as well as a greater sense of purpose and productivity.

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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.

2017-03-01 00:00:00.0 - VolunteerMatch Aims to Protect Millions with SureID, Inc.’s Universal Identity SolutionThis link opens in a new window
The joint promotional agreement between VolunteerMatch and SureID boosts safety and security by raising national awareness among nonprofits and volunteers for the need to establish a high-assurance identity.

2017-03-01 00:00:00.0 - VolunteerMatch Aims to Protect Millions with SureID, Inc.’s Universal Identity SolutionThis link opens in a new window
VolunteerMatch, the web’s largest volunteer engagement network supporting more than 110,000 nonprofits and five million volunteers, is partnering with the nation’s leader in high-assurance identity solutions, SureID, Inc.

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.

2016-07-11 00:00:00.0 - VolunteerMatch and YourCause Now Partner to Connect Companies with Community Volunteer NeedsThis link opens in a new window
VolunteerMatch and YourCause LLC, provider of CSRconnect Employee Engagement and Enterprise Philanthropic Platform, announced a partnership that gives YourCause clients the option to add VolunteerMatch's network to their suite of CSR management tools.

 

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