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April 4, 2019 - Volunteering for a Day While on Vacation: Eight Ways to Find Opportunities (Frommer's)This link opens in a new window
The travel guide experts share resources to help you find one-day volunteer opportunities for your next vacation.

April 3, 2019 - Okta launches Apps for Good to bring social impact tools to every business (The Argus-Press)This link opens in a new window
Learn how Okta's new Apps for Good ecosystem is making it easier for their employees and partners to get involved in their communities with social good apps, like VolunteerMatch.

February 28, 2019 - 6 ways college grads can find their first job faster (CNBC)This link opens in a new window
How VolunteerMatch can help recent grads land a job and other tips from a career expert at TopResume.

January 22, 2019 - Three questions often give people pause when they want to volunteer. Here are the answers. (CNN)This link opens in a new window
Learn how these three volunteers cast away self-doubt and stepped up to provide critical disaster relief and recovery support.

December 18, 2018 - VolunteerMatch.org Connects Millions of Passionate People With Good Causes and Each Other (DatingNewThis link opens in a new window
VolunteerMatch connects good people with good causes in their community. But it can also connect you with people who share similar interests & values.

December 15, 2018 - How helping people affects your brain (Healthline)This link opens in a new window
Studies show time and time again that it's physically better for us to give than to receive.

November 7, 2018 - Don’t give up the fight: Post-election activism is self-care, too (Salon)This 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

August 24, 2018 - 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.

July 18, 2018 - 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

July 17, 2018 - 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.

April 24, 2018 - 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.

April 22, 2018 - 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.

March 23, 2018 - 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.

March 15, 2018 - 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.

March 7, 2018 - 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.

February 26, 2018 - 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.

January 31, 2018 - 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.

January 26, 2018 - 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.

December 31, 2017 - 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.

November 24, 2017 - 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.

November 17, 2017 - 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?

November 16, 2017 - 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.

September 1, 2017 - 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.

August 16, 2017 - This Website Will Match You With the Right Volunteer Opportunity (O, the Oprah Magazine)This link opens in a new window
If you have a hammer and a knack for nailing, someone needs your help! No matter your skill or talent, there are ways to use it all over this land.

August 15, 2017 - 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.

August 13, 2017 - 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.

May 19, 2017 - 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.

May 8, 2017 - 9 Creative Ways to Volunteer and Really Make a Difference (Readers Digest)This link opens in a new window
If you have a favorite cause or activity, we guarantee you can find a way to volunteer that will make a big difference in your life — and someone else's.

May 8, 2017 - 9 Creative Ways to Volunteer and Really Make a Difference (Readers Digest)This link opens in a new window
If you have a favorite cause or activity, we guarantee you can find a way to volunteer that will make a big difference in your life — and someone else's.

May 1, 2017 - VolunteerMatch and the BBB’s Wise Giving Alliance (The CPA Journal)This link opens in a new window
Two websites that cover multiple aspects of volunteer/nonprofit organizations, especially beyond financial statements and tax forms, are VolunteerMatch and the BBB’s Wise Giving Alliance.

April 24, 2017 - From the Community: How to Maintain a Fulfilling Lifestyle With Alzheimer's Disease (Chicago TribuneThis link opens in a new window
If you were recently diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease or another form of dementia, you probably have a lot of questions about what your immediate future holds.

April 10, 2017 - How To Fight For Equal Pay on Equal Pay Day & Every Day (Romper)This link opens in a new window
Volunteer with organizations working to close the pay gap.

March 20, 2017 - The Comprehensive Guide to an Early Retirement (Money Magazine)This link opens in a new window
Here are 12 key moves to make—from early in your career to your departure from the office—to turn your early-retirement dream into reality.

March 18, 2017 - Literacy at the Library (Santa Monica Daily Press)This link opens in a new window
If you only visit the Library to check-out books or DVDs, you’re missing a huge part of what Santa Monica Public Library has to offer.

March 3, 2017 - Where To Volunteer On March 8, International Women's Day (Bustle)This link opens in a new window
March 8 may be International Women’s Day, but women can benefit from your volunteered time, effort, and skills any day of the year.

February 15, 2017 - Philly Theater Tackles Hunger, Race, Immigration (Philly.com)This link opens in a new window
Want to change things? End hunger, close the racial gap, address the immigrants' plight? Here’s a great first step.

February 3, 2017 - 22 Things That Will Make You Feel Like An Adult In February (Buzzfeed)This link opens in a new window
Make volunteering a regular part of your schedule by finding an organization that matches your location and interests.

February 2, 2017 - Volunteers Numbers Surge After Trump Election (The Chronicle of Philanthropy)This link opens in a new window
VolunteerMatch set a single-day record with more than 72,355 unique visitors on January 24, four days after the new president was inaugurated.

January 25, 2017 - Books for Bedtime (Columbus Parent)This link opens in a new window
In less than three years, a Bexley student has collected more than 27,000 titles for families in need.

January 23, 2017 - 25 Ways to Be Politically Active (Whether You Lean Left or Right) (CNN)This link opens in a new window
Volunteering isn't just about serving others, it's also about making sure the organizations that are important to you can continue to serve others.

January 22, 2017 - Helping Employees Volunteer the Way They Want To (Huffington Post)This link opens in a new window
Causecast recently partnered with VolunteerMatch to help better connect our clients and their employees to the causes that matter most to them.

January 12, 2017 - 5 Simple Ways to Jump-Start Your Healthy New Year (Parade)This link opens in a new window
Studies show that volunteering reduces stress and helps us live longer.

January 11, 2017 - 4 Mobile Apps to Help You Feed San Francisco's Homeless (7x7)This link opens in a new window
Did you know that San Francisco is home to 8,000 homeless people...and that nearly 70 percent of homeless don't even eat on a daily basis?

January 9, 2017 - What’s Your Retirement Role? (U.S. News & World Report)This link opens in a new window
When someone asks what you do all day, here’s what to say.

December 27, 2016 - 5 Things to Consider in the New Year (News Leader)This link opens in a new window
After the holidays, it's always the time to figure out how to better yourself. Find a goal. Shoot for the stars. Learn a new skill.

December 26, 2016 - the Importance of Spreading Joy During the Holiday Season (The Dallas Examiner)This link opens in a new window
Whatever the cause may be, Dallas has family members in need, so check out VolunteerMatch.org to find opportunities to help your Dallas family.

December 24, 2016 - How To Volunteer Over The Holidays — And Into The New Year (Huffington Post)This link opens in a new window
Here are some of the many ways you can help nonprofit groups in your community.

December 1, 2016 - 5 Ways Small Businesses Can Endear Themselves to the Community (Entrepreneur)This link opens in a new window
Customers are more likely to frequent a locally minded business than one solely focused on profits.

November 28, 2016 - Abrams: 5 Ways Your Small Business Can Act Like Santa (USA Today)This link opens in a new window
Here are five easy ways you and your small business can make a difference this holiday season.

November 28, 2016 - How to Make an Impact on Giving Tuesday When You're Strapped for Cash (Mashable)This link opens in a new window
Giving back in meaningful ways doesn't have to break the bank.

November 22, 2016 - How to Actually Give Back During the Holidays (ATTN:)This link opens in a new window
This time of year goes hand in hand with giving back, and many people express an interest in volunteering.

October 28, 2016 - Helping Students in Special Programs Move on to Next Step (NorthJersey.com)This link opens in a new window
Businesses, individuals thanked for helping students in special programs progress to next step.

August 10, 2016 - How Time Warner Cable, The Connectory, and VolunteerMatch Collaborated for Mutually Beneficial ResulThis link opens in a new window
Meet Erin Hogeboom, one of the speakers behind VolunteerMatch's upcoming VM Summit.

July 19, 2016 - Meet Altruistic People Via VolunteerMatch: 7 Million Active Volunteers Search for a Cause Online (DaThis link opens in a new window
VolunteerMatch brings people together under a common cause. On this site, you can search for a volunteer event and a chance to meet new people while serving your community.

July 15, 2016 - What Is the VolunteerMatch Network? (Just Means)This link opens in a new window
We’ve mentioned how The VolunteerMatch Network is the largest of its kind, and we’ve talked about why it’s an integral part of a comprehensive corporate social responsibility (CSR) program. But what exactly is The VolunteerMatch Network?

July 13, 2016 - Is VM Summit 16 Right for You? (Just Means)This link opens in a new window
Answer these two questions to find out if attending VM Summit 16 makes sense for you.

July 11, 2016 - VolunteerMatch and YourCause Now Partner to Connect Companies w/ Community Volunteer Needs (Just MeaThis 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. Lea

July 8, 2016 - #ShareKindness: Easy Ideas to Make a Positive Impact (KDVR)This link opens in a new window
You don’t have to have a lot of time or money to help make the world a better place. It can be as simple as surprising someone with a few kind words, holding the door for a stranger or letting someone who is in a hurry go first. Want to do more? We’ve got

July 7, 2016 - Solutions by VolunteerMatch Clients Continue to Shine in the Civic 50 (Just Means)This link opens in a new window
The Civic 50 describes itself as “an initiative to identify the 50 most community-minded companies in the nation.” But what does the term “community-minded” mean? Learn more about The Civic 50 by downloading the report.

June 28, 2016 - 5 Job-Hunting Tips and Resources for Moms Who Want to Go Back to Work (TODAY)This link opens in a new window
Nearly a third of women in the workforce take a pause in their career at some point — often to start a family or because of childcare issues — but fewer than half of those women return to full-time, mainstream jobs.

June 13, 2016 - UNCW Junior Seahawk Academy Selected for National Volunteer Matching Program (UNC Wilmington)This link opens in a new window
Funded by Time Warner Cable, this new partnership between VolunteerMatch and The Connectory provides 100 organizations across the nation with free tools to help recruit volunteers most passionate about their mission.

June 6, 2016 - Should I Work in the Nonprofit Sector: 4 Other Ways to Get Involved (Catapultian)This link opens in a new window
An obvious way to get more involved with a cause or organization that you care about is to seek volunteer opportunities. If you aren’t already plugged in, one of the best sites for finding those is VolunteerMatch.

May 23, 2016 - 10 Great Ways to Give Back to Your Community (Men's Fitness)This link opens in a new window
Fun ways to exercise altruism — and maybe even get fitter and healthier while you're at it.

May 17, 2016 - Why America's Civic Infrastructure Matters (LinkedIn Pulse)This link opens in a new window
VolunteerMatch President Greg Baldwin outlines the importance of investing in platforms like us, so we can continue to make volunteer recruitment and management more effective in the 21st century.

May 16, 2016 - 5 Ways to Get the Career Skills You Need (Money.com)This link opens in a new window
Pick up skills by volunteering at a nonprofit or an industry group. You can use a site like VolunteerMatch.org to find local opportunities in the type of work that you want to gain expertise in.

May 11, 2016 - How To Find The Ideal Place To Volunteer (Forbes)This link opens in a new window
Nine tips on how to give your time and get back joy by finding a volunteer gig that works for you.

May 10, 2016 - Older Americans Month 2016 (A Place for Mom)This link opens in a new window
You can be a trailblazer by promoting community involvement, which is a great way for older adults to stay connected, and there are many accessible ways to become involved:

May 3, 2016 - For an Expat, There’s More to Volunteering Than the Obvious (Wall Street Journal)This link opens in a new window
Virtual clearing houses connect would-be volunteers with organizations in need of help.

May 1, 2016 - How to Celebrate Mother’s Day if Your Mom Has Passed (Care2.com)This link opens in a new window
Help your mom's favorite worthy cause by looking it up on a website like VolunteerMatch.org and see what you can do to help.

April 15, 2016 - 5 Ways to Get Ready for a Second-Act Career (U.S. News & World Report)This link opens in a new window
Here’s how to start preparing for a retirement job while working full time.

April 15, 2016 - Make Earth Day Active with These 5 Volunteer Ideas (Live Science)This link opens in a new window
There are 267 Earth Day volunteer events nationwide, according to VolunteerMatch. Each volunteer opportunity has different age recommendations, so check your options before registering.

March 26, 2016 - Companies Score When Volunteering is a Family Affair (Huffington Post)This link opens in a new window
Causecast partner VolunteerMatch uses a zip code locator to allow users to search by zip code for volunteer opportunities throughout the U.S.

March 9, 2016 - Daily API RoundUp: Ice and Fire, Dorsal, Financial Times, VolunteerMatch, FengShui (ProgrammableWeb)This link opens in a new window
The VolunteerMatch API allows developers to add volunteer content, search, and registration to their online systems.

February 29, 2016 - Teen Talk: Teens and Community Involvement (ABC 27 WTXL)This link opens in a new window
VolunteerMatch is another site with an enormous data base of non-profit volunteer opportunities. It is a huge way for teens to get involved.

February 26, 2016 - What is an MBA Degree? A Solid Investment in Your Future (Southern New Hampshire University)This link opens in a new window
Keep your skills up to date by using them. Nonprofits are always looking for skilled volunteers and board members to help out. Try a site like VolunteerMatch to find a group that fits your interests.

February 16, 2016 - How To Find A Second Act With Purpose (Forbes)This link opens in a new window
If there’s an organization whose mission calls to you, raise your hand. To find organizations where you might get involved, check out web sites such as VolunteerMatch.

February 13, 2016 - What Is Galentine's Day? Leslie Knope's Favorite Holiday Is Something We Should All Celebrate (BustlThis link opens in a new window
Spread the Galentine's Day love to women everywhere. Check out VolunteerMatch to see where you and your friends can be most useful this weekend, and then spend the day giving back to your community.

February 11, 2016 - The New Path To Harvard And Other Top Colleges (Huffington Post)This link opens in a new window
You can look at online resources such as VolunteerMatch, which is a free resource students can use to search from thousands of opportunities at different organizations that match their interests.

February 10, 2016 - 14 Ways to Answer That Post-Fat Tuesday Question: ‘What Are You Giving Up for Lent?’ (Independent JoThis link opens in a new window
If you want to focus on giving, you might incorporate these things into your daily routine: search VolunteerMatch for worthy non-profit organizations that could use your help.

February 10, 2016 - 5 Sustainability-Minded Valentine’s Day Ideas (Huffington Post)This link opens in a new window
Check out the VolunteerMatch website, including their optional notification emails when events come up that fit your interests.

February 2, 2016 - VolunteerMatch + Causecast: New Partnership Increases the Power of Corporate Volunteerism (3BL MediaThis link opens in a new window
Causecast is the first CSR platform to take advantage of VolunteerMatch’s Network Access Provider program to allow its customers and their employees to access the entire VolunteerMatch network seamlessly within their application.

January 22, 2016 - Helping Employees Volunteer the Way They Want To (Huffington Post)This link opens in a new window
Founder and CEO of Causecast discusses how much easier it is for people to give back through partnership with VolunteerMatch.

January 17, 2016 - 21 Winter Activities For Adults To Keep You Occupied During This Drab And Dreary Season (Bustle)This link opens in a new window
Thanks to technology, you can lend a helping hand without ever leaving your home. Not sure where to start? Check out VolunteerMatch.

January 8, 2016 - 6 Literary Nonprofits That Need Your Help, And Here's How To Give It (Bustle)This link opens in a new window
If you're an avid reader and writer, volunteering for a literary organization is the perfect gig. And if you don't see one that works for you here? VolunteerMatch.org is a great resource to help you find the perfect placement.

January 5, 2016 - Guide: 9 Great Apps for Keeping Your Resolutions (Huffington Post)This link opens in a new window
Want to devote your free time to something other than Buzzfeed? Try VolunteerMatch, which finds volunteering opportunities that fit your interests.

January 5, 2016 - Using Text to Fulfill Your New Year's Resolution (Huffington Post)This link opens in a new window
Now, there is a new way for volunteers to connect with nonprofits, thanks to a new partnership between VolutneerMatch and Twilio. Simply text your zip code to (314) 282-8630 and you will instantly receive a reply with volunteer opportunities in your area.

January 4, 2016 - Bay Area People: VolunteerMatch.org (FOX 2 KTVU)This link opens in a new window
Unusual Bay Area volunteer opportunities.

January 2, 2016 - How Volunteering Can Save You Money (U.S. News & World Report)This link opens in a new window
Instead of donating money, considering sharing your time. If you're interested in volunteering but don't know where to start, try VolunteerMatch to find opportunities in your area and organizations in need.

December 30, 2015 - 5 New Year's Resolutions That Help Other People, And Make The World A Better Place (Bustle)This link opens in a new window
The awesome thing about volunteering is that you can take part in it as much as your schedule allows. If you're not sure where to start, check out VolunteerMatch.

December 24, 2015 - Giving Year-Round (Times Herald)This link opens in a new window
The holiday season causes many to open their hearts. But some don't put away the spirit of the season when they pack away the Christmas ornaments. They give year-round.

December 22, 2015 - Landing a New Job in the New Year (AARP)This link opens in a new window
Volunteering can keep your skills current, allow you to network and get your foot in the door at a future workplace. Search for prospects at VolunteerMatch.

December 21, 2015 - The 8 Most Asked Retirement Questions (GoBankingRates.com)This link opens in a new window
You might not have the surplus funds to support all of your favorite charitable causes once you retire, but in retirement you will have the time to support those causes as a volunteer. Websites like VolunteerMatch can help you find volunteer opportunities

December 16, 2015 - 21 Experiences That Make Great Gifts (Wise Bread)This link opens in a new window
Volunteering is another wonderful way to celebrate the holidays. Gather your friends and family together and donate your time at a soup kitchen. Here are more holiday volunteer opportunities on VolunteerMatch.

December 11, 2015 - Volunteering 101: Opportunities and Benefits for Older Adults (SeniorHomes.com)This link opens in a new window
There are several organizations dedicated to matching older adults with volunteer opportunities that are both worthy of contributions and are a good fit for the individual volunteer’s skills and interests.

December 9, 2015 - How to Make Sure Your Charitable Donations Go Far This Year (Las Vegas Review-Journal)This link opens in a new window
Join the ranks of the hundreds of thousands of "givers" out there this holiday season. Here are some tips for stretching your year-end charitable donations and other philanthropic efforts.

December 8, 2015 - Millennials Are More Generous Than You Think (MSNBC)This link opens in a new window
Try VolunteerMatch to find many opportunities to volunteer at a nonprofit near you.

December 8, 2015 - Volunteerism Rate Inches Downward to New Low (Chronicle of Philanthropy)This link opens in a new window
Greg Baldwin, president of the San Francisco-based VolunteerMatch, discusses the number of connections made on VolunteerMatch.

December 7, 2015 - ‘Tis The Season To Give Back (Huffington Post)This link opens in a new window
Many children correlate the holiday season as “‘Tis the Season for Getting,” but we strive to teach our children “‘Tis the Season of Giving.”

December 1, 2015 - Top 5 Nonprofits to Bring to Your City for Every #GivingTuesday (Huffington Post)This link opens in a new window
5 simple and awesome nonprofits you can bring to your communities anytime of the year.

December 1, 2015 - Seven Organizations Unite to Pick a Fight Against Hunger (3BL Media)This link opens in a new window
ConAgra Foods Foundation convenes experts to launch first-of-its kind tool with goal of 500,000 service hours, promoting strategic volunteerism as a way to impact U.S. hunger.

November 30, 2015 - Using Technology to Lend a Hand (CNET)This link opens in a new window
Looking for a way to give back during the holidays? There are apps and websites to help.

November 25, 2015 - 5 Fun Activities For Families This Thanksgiving (Sunrise Senior Living)This link opens in a new window
There's no better way to give back during the holidays than by participating in a local food drive or soup kitchen. Check VolunteerMatch for events going on in your area.

November 4, 2015 - 7 Ways You Can Support Your Local Animal Shelter Without Spending a Dime (Care2.com)This link opens in a new window
To find out about volunteer opportunities, contact your local animal shelter or do a search on VolunteerMatch.org.

October 23, 2015 - Volunteering in the Connected Age with Greg Baldwin, President of VolunteerMatch (Umpqua Bank)This link opens in a new window
VolunteerMatch President Greg Baldwin talks about what he calls the “engagement gap” in volunteering.

October 23, 2015 - Success Redefined: The Personal Impact Of The $8 Trillion Longevity Bonus (Huffington Post)This link opens in a new window
A variety of technology innovations can help you not only research various charities but also carry out your transactions, whether you are donating money or services.

October 15, 2015 - 8 Ways to Get Job Training on the Cheap (Next Avenue)This link opens in a new window
Get started as a volunteer at a nonprofit. This unpaid work can help you build the skills you need. Search for prospects through sites like VolunteerMatch.

October 9, 2015 - The 18 Coolest Frugal Fall Adventures (Wise Bread)This link opens in a new window
Give back to your community. Work in a soup kitchen. Donate to a food bank. Help someone learn to read. And get the whole family involved if you can. Use a site like VolunteerMatch to find opportunities in your area.

October 9, 2015 - 5 Lessons DeNiro’s “Intern” Can Teach YouThis link opens in a new window
Taking on an internship in a business environment is one form of volunteering but older adults may also consider providing time and expertise to a nonprofit organization. VolunteerMatch is a great place to find the right opportunity for you.

September 25, 2015 - Umpqua Catalyst Series: About VolunteerMatch (Umpqua Bank)This link opens in a new window
Based in San Francisco, VolunteerMatch strengthens communities by making it easier for good people to find good causes.

September 22, 2015 - Sprucing Up Volunteer Park During Fall Restoration Day (Capitol Hill Times)This link opens in a new window
Having seen a posting on VolunteerMatch, Jackie Lemke and Yuleeka Hayashi came from Woodinville to help with park improvements.

September 17, 2015 - Bored This Weekend? Here's What to Do (The Advertiser)This link opens in a new window
Research shows that some of the happiest people report doing a common activity — donating their time to help others. To find volunteer opportunities that are a fit for you, visit VolunteerMatch.

September 15, 2015 - Volunteering Abroad From the Laptop in Your Home Office (Intheblack.com)This link opens in a new window
The digital age has brought with it a new wave of volunteerism, one where charitable professionals can make a difference from the comfort of their offices.

September 1, 2015 - 8 Ways Hobbies Can Help You Get Jobs (Business 2 Community)This link opens in a new window
One of the best ways to cultivate yourself as a person is also one of the most rewarding hobbies: Volunteering your time and skills to charity. Head over to VolunteerMatch to find causes and events near you.

August 20, 2015 - The Questions You Were Unafraid to Ask About Making Plans in the D.C. Area (Washington Post)This link opens in a new window
We get great feedback from people who found volunteering to be as social as well as personally rewarding: VolunteerMatch.org will find you a nonprofit group based on your interests.

August 20, 2015 - Get Real Job Experience By Volunteering (AARP)This link opens in a new window
Hiring managers are impressed by those who donate their time, skills. A growing number of websites try to match your skills with a volunteer project.

August 17, 2015 - 30 Ways to Avoid Spending Money This Summer (Huffington Post)This link opens in a new window
Giving back to a local organization close to your heart will make you feel rich without spending a dime. Use sites like VolunteerMatch.org to find a cause you’re passionate about.

August 3, 2015 - Growth Hacking for Good: The Parallel Between Startups and Charities (Business.com)This link opens in a new window
Find charities who are looking for help on VolunteerMatch.

July 20, 2015 - Trinity's Carly Uhlir Balances Teaching With Sports Over the Summer (Chicago Tribune)This link opens in a new window
Carly Uhlir discovered the Glen Ellyn Children's Resource Center after finding out on VolunteerMatch that the organization was looking for help.

July 16, 2015 - 31 Fun, Free Things to Do This Summer (Huffington Post)This link opens in a new window
Volunteering is not only a great way to help others, but it can be a lot of fun and a chance to meet new friends.

June 24, 2015 - Why 'Keeping up With the Joneses' Is Keeping You Broke (Las Vegas Review-Journal)This link opens in a new window
Count your blessings and appreciate all the wonderful things you probably have in your life but take for granted. Volunteer some of your time to help others who are in need through websites like VolunteerMatch.

June 12, 2015 - Life Beyond Therapy: How to Have a Happy Summer (San Diego Gay & Lesbian News)This link opens in a new window
Volunteer doing something (anything) that you feel good about. Call The Center — they can always use good folks — or visit VolunteerMatch.org to see what’s going on near you that you can plug into.

May 13, 2015 - Web Extra: On The Table with Brandis Friedman (Chicago Tonight WWTW)This link opens in a new window
Having made a great friend out of the sixth-grader she mentored into high school, Jennifer recommended the VolunteerMatch as a way for others to find their own way to give back.

April 1, 2015 - Giving Back as a Family: Lessons in Empathy, Responsibility (Tuscon.com)This link opens in a new window
Volunteering can be an effective and important teaching tool for families who want to teach their children appreciation, empathy and community. Look for volunteer opportunities at VolunteerMatch.

March 17, 2015 - 6 Ways Technology Is Breaking Barriers To Social Change (Fast Company)This link opens in a new window
Tech solutions enhance impact by making quicker and better matches in a particular market. For example, VolunteerMatch connects volunteers with causes and roles that suit them.

February 26, 2015 - Summer Planning (Palo Alto Online)This link opens in a new window
My advice to students: Start to map out what your summer plans will look like now. Here are a few links to summer programs.

January 29, 2015 - Discover How to Locate Volunteer Opportunities in Your Community (Eight West)This link opens in a new window
Start your search for volunteer opportunities today by using any of the following three websites.

January 24, 2015 - 15 Ways to Get Healthier in 2015 (Huffington Post)This link opens in a new window
You don’t need to become Mother Teresa, but consider giving one afternoon a month to a local shelter or signing up for your office’s volunteer events. VolunteerMatch is another way to find opportunities near you.

January 19, 2015 - MLK Day Of Service 2015: How To Volunteer And Make Monday 'A Day On,' Not Off (International BusinesThis link opens in a new window
For some, Martin Luther King Day is about more than sleeping in on a three-day weekend -- it's about volunteering in honor of the civil rights leader.

January 16, 2015 - The Number One Reason Not to Sleep In on Monday (Money.com)This link opens in a new window
You can spend your day away from the office honoring the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. by volunteering in your community instead.

January 14, 2015 - 5 Things to Do If You Don’t Have a Spring Internship (Huffington Post)This link opens in a new window
VolunteerMatch is a great place to look for volunteer positions that will give you transferable skills. You may be surprised at the variety of administrative and creative long-term positions that are available to you.

January 6, 2015 - Outpouring of Support for Injured Dog Prompts Owner to Give Back (Patch.com)This link opens in a new window
After her dog Malibu was attacked, the Laguna Beach community Rallied around Tracy Friedman. now she is paying it forward.

January 1, 2015 - New Year’s Goals: Becoming the Person Yogi Tea Wants Me To Be (KQED)This link opens in a new window
There are so many simple and gratifying ways to volunteer. VolunteerMatch allows you to narrow your search by cause, location, or by keywords. Plus, you can even volunteer virtually.

December 27, 2014 - Where Our Common Interest Meets Your Self-Interest (Huffington Post)This link opens in a new window
January is often a time for self-reflection, when we resolve to improve our lives in the New Year ahead. We also think about what we can do to make a difference in the world by helping people in need.

December 17, 2014 - Operation Secret Santa: Enhancing the Lives of Seniors (A Place for Mom)This link opens in a new window
When it comes to volunteer opportunities that benefit isolated seniors, there’s no shortage of options.

December 17, 2014 - (Chronicle of Philanthropy) - Americans' Engagement With Organizations Wanes, Report SaysThis link opens in a new window
"Greg Baldwin, president of the nonprofit online volunteer group VolunteerMatch, said the nonprofit sector and its ranks of volunteers are just as vulnerable to economic swings as other sectors."

December 3, 2014 - (MarketingSherpa) - Lead Management: How a B2B SaaS nonprofit decreased its sales cycle 99%This link opens in a new window
"VolunteerMatch has a unique revenue model. It's a nonprofit that operates as a SaaS (software-as-a-service) company, so the lessons from its case study are very applicable to many businesses in addition to nonprofits."

December 2, 2014 - (Business Insider) - Human Rights Journalist Nicholas Kristof Highlights The Smartest Ways To DonateThis link opens in a new window
"Think about the skills and passions you have and how they could be put to good use...VolunteerMatch, Catchafire, and MovingWorlds connect people with expertise to initiatives that can benefit from their skills."

December 1, 2014 - (Sam's Club Healthy Living Made Simple) - Volunteering: A gift to yourselfThis link opens in a new window
"Online resources like VolunteerMatch.org...can help you find a wide variety of opportunities, filtered by location, interest and suitability for different people (for example, groups and children)."

November 20, 2014 - (Columbus CEO) - Central Ohio Companies Encourage Volunteering to Boost MoraleThis link opens in a new window
"VolunteerMatch makes it easy. The website is organized into 29 categories ranging from community and animals to the environment and justice."

November 18, 2014 - (Denver Post) - A soulful approach to breath therapy for lung diseaseThis link opens in a new window
"The opportunities for physically active volunteer work in Colorado are plentiful, says Shari Tishman, director of engagement for VolunteerMatch, which is a nationwide, online volunteer-engagement network."

October 31, 2014 - (Philanthropy News Digest) - Philanthropic Equity Boosts Program Delivery, Revenue, Study FindsThis link opens in a new window
"An analysis by the Nonprofit Finance Fund of its Growth Capital Portfolio clients finds that philanthropic equity can deliver dramatic, ongoing benefits to nonprofits that take advantage of it as well as the communities they serve."

October 10, 2014 - (Providence Journal) - Bernard J. Beaudreau: R.I. can use volunteering boostThis link opens in a new window
"In a commentary on why in 2013 the country hit a 10-year low in our volunteer rate, Greg Baldwin, President of VolunteerMatch, reminds us that the research on volunteerism shows that people volunteer less when they’re unemployed."

September 12, 2014 - (San Francisco Chronicle) - Salesforce.com workers help meet volunteering goal at S.F. schoolsThis link opens in a new window
"Corporate volunteerism is very much on the rise and it's not just about the giving, said Shari Tishman, director of engagement for VolunteerMatch."

July 23, 2014 - (Hometown Weekly) - Website Shows Volunteer Opportunities In WellesleyThis link opens in a new window
"Wellesley Volunteers uses the website: Volunteermatch.org to help you find opportunities in the town."

July 10, 2014 - (Essence) - 5 Easy Things to Keep Kids Busy this SummerThis link opens in a new window
"Turn your child's passion into a project for helping others. Your youngster can join a group that offers opportunities to volunteer, such as the Boy Scouts of America, Girl Scouts or 4-H club."

July 1, 2014 - (Triple Pundit) - LinkedIn, VolunteerMatch Team Up to Connect Nonprofits with VolunteersThis link opens in a new window
"During a pilot program, VolunteerMatch witnessed twice - and sometimes triple - the typical amount of sign-ups from interested volunteers on LinkedIn and predicted the trend will continue now that all of its skilled-volunteer listings are live on LinkedI

June 28, 2014 - (BuzzFeed) - 25 Free Apps That Are Making The World A Better PlaceThis link opens in a new window
"VolunteerMatch is a location-based app that shows you nearby volunteer opportunities."

June 16, 2014 - (CBS News) - Strategies for finding a job when you're over 50This link opens in a new window
"If you're unemployed, try volunteering for a nonprofit organization, or do pro-bono work that keeps your skills current."

May 29, 2014 - (Good Housekeeping) - Fighting Hunger: 8 Ways to Give BackThis link opens in a new window
"Don’t wait till Thanksgiving to help out; spend your Saturdays volunteering. Food banks need helpers all year round (and some have extra programs to help feed hungry kids over the summer!)."

April 30, 2014 - (Orlando Business Journal) - What to do after you've been firedThis link opens in a new window
"Fill the gap period with a volunteer role. Teach classes for local students, tutor kids who have special needs, or take on another cause that you’re passionate about. Go to Volunteermatch.org and get active!"

April 23, 2014 - (Fox Business) - Giving Makes Us Happier, but What If Your Budget is Small?This link opens in a new window
"Of course, if you don't have a lot of money, but you do have some time, volunteering is the way to go. Perhaps selfishly, it's also probably the most gratifying way to give back."

April 1, 2014 - (The NonProfit Times) - Volunteers Hiding In Plain SightThis link opens in a new window
"...Ilsen said the most important way to increase volunteering for your organization is to think strategically."

March 3, 2014 - (Business 2 Community) - How Do the Happiest People Find Their Career?This link opens in a new window
"Greg’s rise to becoming President didn’t happen overnight and required that he develop skills in marketing, technology, entrepreneurship and fundraising."

February 25, 2014 - (CNN World) - 5 impact-worthy appsThis link opens in a new window
"If you're a hands-on kind of person, this is where you can find places to make an impact. The app lets you narrow volunteer opportunities by your personal interests and talents."

January 16, 2014 - (Time.com) - LinkedIn Is Targeting a Completely Different Kind of UserThis link opens in a new window
"The company is working with several volunteer-focused web services such as Taproot, VolunteerMatch and Catchafire to find relevant skills-based volunteer opportunities."

January 3, 2014 - (Computer World) - 10 great places for techies to 'pay it forward' (you can too!)This link opens in a new window
"'Our [goal] is to build marketplaces that make it possible for more people to make an impact in their communities,' explains spokesman Robert Rosenthal."

December 8, 2013 - (NYTimes.com) - Embrace the Season by VolunteeringThis link opens in a new window
"Serving the community with coworkers is more powerful than it seems. It creates new opportunities for learning, cooperation and leadership, and it also helps to break down boundaries and silos."

December 7, 2013 - (WSJ.com) - What Seniors Can Donate: Time and ExperienceThis link opens in a new window
"VolunteerMatch.org ... screening options include searching for nonprofits focused on veterans, hunger, faith-based-initiatives and the environment. Users can identify skill sets such as sports coaching, accounting or music."

December 5, 2013 - (Digital Trends) - Charity made mobile: How to give from your phone without getting scammedThis link opens in a new window
"VolunteerMatch has been around for years, and seems to be hopping with activity. Check out their live map for where they’ve made referrals just in the last hour."

November 25, 2013 - (AOL.com) - For Volunteers, Giving Isn't ThanklessThis link opens in a new window
"Or another fantastic place to start is volunteermatch.org. You enter your location and your interests and they help set you up!"

November 22, 2013 - (Fox Business) - How to Find Volunteer Opportunities This Holiday SeasonThis link opens in a new window
"Many people look for ways to give back during the holiday season, but they don’t know where to start."

November 20, 2013 - (CNN Money) - How to avoid the volunteer trapThis link opens in a new window
"Instead of jumping at the first opportunity that comes your way, do some research about what is needed in the areas that interest you. VolunteerMatch.org matches cause-driven volunteers with organizations that need them."

November 18, 2013 - (MarketWatch.com) - Best holiday temp jobs for boomersThis link opens in a new window
"Maybe you’re not looking for paid employment, but you want to help out, plus stay active this holiday season? A short-term volunteer assignment may be just the ticket for you."

November 14, 2013 - (Working Mother) - Give It Up for the Greater GoodThis link opens in a new window
"Many organizations welcome your whole family—young kids included—says Robert Rosenthal of volunteermatch.org. “If you can, it’s also great to choose a cause your kids already care about, like animals or their local park."

November 12, 2013 - (Yahoo.com) - 4 Benefits to Volunteering and 5 Websites to Help You Do SoThis link opens in a new window
"Update your personal profile and VolunteerMatch will recommend local opportunities that fit your interests."

November 8, 2013 - (USNews.com) - 9 Affordable Holiday Traditions to Start This YearThis link opens in a new window
"VolunteerMatch.org can help you find local volunteering opportunities that suit you. Whether you pack food boxes for the needy, visit a nursing home or serve dinner at a soup kitchen, you'll feel good about giving back together."

October 20, 2013 - (Mashable) - 10 Empowering Apps for Social GoodThis link opens in a new window
"This iOS app brings the online volunteer network onto your smartphone. It has a sleek interface that will help you find great opportunities to give back near you."

October 10, 2013 - (Entrepreneur.com) - Attention Nonprofits: How to Wrangle in Volunteers and Keep Them HappyThis link opens in a new window
"Start local. Once you know exactly how you can use volunteers, leverage your social media networks and contacts.... If you still can't find assistance, you can turn to volunteer networks online like VolunteerMatch."

August 13, 2013 - (MetroWNY) - Jesse Ladoue crowned Miss International 2013This link opens in a new window
"Ladoue began promoting VolunteerMatch.org in 2011 and in the past year alone has traveled 10,000 miles promoting volunteerism."

July 22, 2013 - (About.com) - VolunteerMatch Introduces Profile-Based ServiceThis link opens in a new window
"VolunteerMatch's own research found that their matches already have an average tenure of more than two years for individuals and their chosen organizations. With this improved matching service, I expect that will get even better."

July 5, 2013 - (TVO) - Pull: Robert Rosenthal on Empowering Employee Engagement for GoodThis link opens in a new window
Robert Rosenthal of VolunteerMatch discusses how to use digital technology and social media to connect businesses and employees to volunteer opportunities.

June 5, 2013 - (Forbes) - The Big Shift: How To Move Into A Non-Profit JobThis link opens in a new window
"Find what fits. Try volunteering at a variety of charities. Search for opportunities at VolunteerMatch.org..."

May 3, 2013 - (Atlanta Business Chronicle) - Tap into core competencies for volunteerismThis link opens in a new window
"[VolunteerMatch] President Greg Baldwin believes society expects businesses to engage in volunteer activities."

May 3, 2013 - (CNBC.com) - Job Picture Improves for Boomers Launching Second ActsThis link opens in a new window
"Websites like createthegood.org and volunteermatch.org are good resources for volunteer opportunities, and check out idealist.org for paid opportunities."

January 16, 2013 - (Nonprofit Quarterly) - Going Mobile without Reinventing the Wheel: Five Apps That May Help Your NonThis link opens in a new window
"With VolunteerMatch’s mobile app, members of your community can find or share volunteer opportunities at your organization via any mobile device."

January 8, 2013 - (Saturday Evening Post) - Top 10 Apps for Self-ImprovementThis link opens in a new window
"Find a great place to volunteer at volunteermatch.org. Make a difference and connect with others in your community with this iPhone app."

January 4, 2013 - (Boston.com) - Doing Good, All Year LongThis link opens in a new window
"There are countless ways to lend a hand, so find one that feels right to you or visit www.volunteermatch.org for ideas."

January 2, 2013 - (Good Housekeeping) - How to Keep Your New Year’s ResolutionThis link opens in a new window
The simplest way to volunteer? Become a “virtual volunteer,” meaning you volunteer from your home or office.

December 17, 2012 - (FoxNews.com) - The worst way to get over a breakupThis link opens in a new window
"Whatever your interests, you can find a way to get your warm and fuzzies on at volunteermatch.org."

December 10, 2012 - (Beth's Blog) - VolunteerMatch: How Real-Time Data Visualization and Learning Improves ImpactThis link opens in a new window
"Everywhere you turn in the VolunteerMatch office, there is a dashboard on the wall."

December 4, 2012 - (MarketWatch) - 10 great volunteer jobs for retirees This link opens in a new window
"Search for a variety of opportunities nationwide on VolunteerMatch. Use their advanced search and click on 'great for 55+.'"

November 10, 2012 - (Albany Times Union) - Skill + need = opportunityThis link opens in a new window
"VolunteerMatch takes away the barriers and allows users to match their skills and available time to the needs in their communities."

November 7, 2012 - (CNN.com) - Why everyone wants to work for the 'good guys'This link opens in a new window
"We are just getting rolling," says Greg Baldwin, president of VolunteerMatch.org. "There is no doubt in our experience that corporations are taking their employee engagement strategies more seriously, and they are using technology to make it smarter and

October 29, 2012 - (iVillage.com) - Why Volunteer? The Benefits of Giving Back and How to Get StartedThis link opens in a new window
"We all see problems in our communities, but what we don’t always recognize is that we have the power to change those problems and make them better,” says Robert Rosenthal, spokesperson for VolunteerMatch.org.

October 3, 2012 - (Nonprofit Quarterly) - Five Steps to Achieving Success with Pro Bono TechiesThis link opens in a new window
"On VolunteerMatch.org, there are currently more than 5,000 listings from organizations seeking assistance with creating or updating their website."

September 7, 2012 - (Yahoo Finance) - More boomers aspire to careers with social purpose This link opens in a new window
"The best thing you can do to actually get started is to volunteer."

July 12, 2012 - (US News) - How to Stay Hire-Worthy During a Career BreakThis link opens in a new window
"Even if your schedule is a bit crazy, volunteering in your field is another great way to keep your job skills fresh and up to date...[Search] VolunteerMatch.org to find opportunities that fit around your schedule."

June 26, 2012 - (NY Times) - For Ambitious Nonprofits, Capital to GrowThis link opens in a new window
"Since 2007, the organization has doubled its impact, facilitating more than 620,000 volunteer connections in 2011."

June 14, 2012 - (Religion Dispatches) - Turn Off, Slow Down, Drop In: The Digital Generation Reinvents the SabbathThis link opens in a new window
"[Giving back] is such an important principle in Reboot’s Sabbath Manifesto that for the National Day of Unplugging they’ve partnered with the online service VolunteerMatch to help participants connect to local organizations..."

May 29, 2012 - (Christian Science Monitor) - Retirement: 3 ways to enrich it without adding moneyThis link opens in a new window
"Sure, take a breather after a busy career. But then reengage in something."

January 10, 2012 - (NY Daily News) - New year's resolutions failed? These 5 mobile apps will help you get back on trackThis link opens in a new window
"Using the free app, volunteers can find opportunities near them, read reviews from other volunteers and invite friends and family to come along."

December 29, 2011 - (Marketwatch.com) - Make the most of your charitable donationsThis link opens in a new window
"VolunteerMatch.org will connect you with a charity specializing in a cause close to your heart. They have already connected almost 6 million people to charities that need volunteers."

December 21, 2011 - (US News) - Parents: Help Your Kids Make the Most of Winter BreakThis link opens in a new window
The United Way and VolunteerMatch have extensive databases...

December 21, 2011 - (Chicago Tribune) - Meet 3 who turn a cause into a careerThis link opens in a new window
"The last thing that a nonprofit needs is a bunch of people coming to work there that secretly hope they'll get a full-time job," said Robert Rosenthal, director of communications at VolunteerMatch.

December 12, 2011 - (Triple Pundit) - Top 12 Predictions for Corporate Responsibility in 2012This link opens in a new window
There will be a continued growth in employee-engagement programs. If the economy continues to falter, we will see corporations supporting NGOs and nonprofits via employee volunteer programs rather than writing checks.

November 20, 2011 - (Alice 97.3) - Interview with VolunteerMatch & GreatNonprofits.orgThis link opens in a new window
VolunteerMatch's Robert Rosenthal and Perla Ni, CEO of GreatNonprofits.org, explain how their organizations help people find volunteer opportunities and nonprofits that match their interests

November 16, 2011 - (Washington Post) - VolunteerMatch App: Get Help on Giving TimeThis link opens in a new window
"If you can't give money this holiday season, VolunteerMatch is a great way to find out where you can give of an often more-precious resource: your time."

November 15, 2011 - (FoxBusiness.com) - Six Cheap and Easy Ways to Donate to CharityThis link opens in a new window
"If you're a writer, perhaps you can help pen grant letters. If you're a computer tech, try upgrading a nonprofit's server.

October 17, 2011 - (BeliefNet.com) - Helping Others Is Good For Your Health: An Interview with Stephen G. Post, PhDThis link opens in a new window
"The therapeutic benefits of helping others have long been recognized by everyday people."

October 6, 2011 - (Chronicle of Philanthropy) - How to Activate Volunteers Using Social MediaThis link opens in a new window
VolunteerMatch's Robert Rosenthal speaks with Alison Fine as part of her podcast series for The Chronicle of Philanthropy.

September 7, 2011 - (The Chronicle of Philanthropy) - Volunteering Gets New Attention on a Career-Networking SiteThis link opens in a new window
"Greg Baldwin, president of the nonprofit VolunteerMatch, which helps people find ways to donate their time, says he is glad to see volunteer skills getting so much visibility on the popular career-networking site."

September 1, 2011 - (Buzz Magazines) - Kids in ServiceThis link opens in a new window
"VolunteerMatch, an online search engine, reports surges of activity at the end of semesters, as kids race to get their hours."

August 12, 2011 - (The Nonprofit Times) - Value Of Volunteering Hits $173 BillionThis link opens in a new window
"Greg Baldwin, president of VolunteerMatch in San Francisco, Calif., said there has been an uptick in corporations encouraging volunteering. 'We have seen corporations making it easier to manage their volunteer programs,' said Baldwin. 'Some 44 percent of

August 8, 2011 - (SecondAct.com) - Baby Boomers Lead All Age Groups in VolunteeringThis link opens in a new window
"VolunteerMatch, allows users to search by ZIP code for local volunteer opportunities. A nonprofit organization, VolunteerMatch is used as a recruitment tool by almost 74,000 nonprofits."

July 31, 2011 - (San Francisco Chronicle) - Daniel Lurie of Tipping Point does what's rightThis link opens in a new window
"Tipping Point analyzes what's holding a nonprofit back, then uses its connections at places such as Charles Schwab, Hewlett-Packard and VolunteerMatch to provide executive coaching, better computer programs, legal expertise, strategic planning and market

July 22, 2011 - (CNN.com) - Help strays without taking them inThis link opens in a new window
"VolunteerMatch.org connects those who want to give back with those who have an immediate need for help. Simply enter "pets" and your city for a list of opportunities near you."

July 13, 2011 - (Oprah.com) - How to Make the Hours You Waste Online Actually Mean SomethingThis link opens in a new window
"VolunteerMatch: Connect with charities and other nonprofit organizations that need your money, your effort or your time. This search engine is used as a recruitment tool by over 78,000 nonprofit organizations..."

July 10, 2011 - (Associated Content) - Volunteering in Today's SocietyThis link opens in a new window
"When I sent an application in to volunteer, I was contacted by the organization in a matter of hours."

July 6, 2011 - (USA Today) - School out for summer? How to keep kids engaged through serviceThis link opens in a new window
"Need more ideas? Visit VolunteerMatch.org ... where by entering your ZIP code, you can search for opportunities."

June 25, 2011 - (Match.com) - 10 dates that won’t cost a dimeThis link opens in a new window
"The term “charity date” may have unpleasant connotations, but giving time at a soup kitchen or weeding a neighborhood garden can be great fun.... Log onto www.volunteermatch.org for opportunities in your city."

June 15, 2011 - (GoLocalProv) - College Admissions: Last-Minute Summer StrategiesThis link opens in a new window
"There are dozens of opportunities to build your community service resume or try out a career. Check the local volunteer boards like www.volunteermatch.org..."

June 13, 2011 - (U.S. News & World Report) - Use Summer to Boost Scholarship Applications for FallThis link opens in a new window
"Look online: VolunteerMatch is an online matching service for opportunities and interested volunteers. A quick search on all opportunities good for teens within 20 miles of my hometown of Minneapolis brought up 600 different opportunities."

May 31, 2011 - (TravelNursingBlogs.com) - Change the lives of others and yours by volunteering this summerThis link opens in a new window
"Suppose you have more than one thing that you truly would love to do…So find a way to combine the two. For example, if you love kids and are great at arts and crafts, visit your local children’s hospital and offer to lead art activities for young patien

April 12, 2011 - The Nonprofit QuarterlyThis link opens in a new window
Collaborative Website to Help Volunteers Connect With the Arts

April 11, 2011 - SmartMoneyThis link opens in a new window
Does Volunteering Give Job-Seekers an Edge?

March 20, 2011 - Reno Gazette-JournalThis link opens in a new window
Unemployed must stay connected

March 3, 2011 - PCWorld.comThis link opens in a new window
National Day of Unplugging Is This Weekend

February 13, 2011 - eJewishPhilanthropy.comThis link opens in a new window
Rehab for the Smartphone

February 10, 2011 - ChasingGreen.orgThis link opens in a new window
How to Become a Green Volunteer and Where to Find a Match

February 9, 2011 - Florida Times-UnionThis link opens in a new window
Health buzz: The blue things in cereal, living longer and happy days

February 6, 2011 - Forbes.comThis link opens in a new window
What’s Next? Ten Tips for Career Changers

January 30, 2011 - Washington PostThis link opens in a new window
Putting your best foot forward

January 23, 2011 - FastCompany.comThis link opens in a new window
Are You Ready for a Nonprofit Board: Ten Questions to Consider

January 13, 2011 - Cheapflights.comThis link opens in a new window
Voluntourism Programs: Shed your tourist status and consider volunteering in another country.

January 5, 2011 - FastCompany.comThis link opens in a new window
CSR in 2011: My Prediction

January 5, 2011 - PsychCentral.comThis link opens in a new window
Six Green Ideas for Beating Winter Blahs

December 15, 2010 - U.S. News & World Report This link opens in a new window
Websites Match Volunteers With a Cause

December 15, 2010 - NBC WashingtonThis link opens in a new window
Not the Most Wonderful Time of the Year?

December 14, 2010 - Patriot NewsThis link opens in a new window
Want to volunteer? Here's how to make a difference

November 30, 2010 - NewsweekThis link opens in a new window
Benefits of volunteerism: How everybody gains

November 30, 2010 - CBSMoneywatch.comThis link opens in a new window
How Families Can Volunteer Together

November 18, 2010 - CNN.comThis link opens in a new window
Federal report: U.S. hunger remains at highest levels in 15 years

November 18, 2010 - HuffingtonPost.comThis link opens in a new window
Choose Your Charities Carefully

October 26, 2010 - Fast CompanyThis link opens in a new window
The Nonprofit Financial Model Never Worked; Here's a New Model That Does

October 25, 2010 - Ladies Home JournalThis link opens in a new window
Four Ways To Do Good This Halloween

October 25, 2010 - Orange County RegisterThis link opens in a new window
Big Sunday founder: every bit of giving helps

October 18, 2010 - Dowser.orgThis link opens in a new window
Mini Case Study: Why VolunteerMatch rejected venture financing and the prospect of fast growth

September 26, 2010 - Cleveland Plains DealerThis link opens in a new window
The value of volunteerism

September 22, 2010 - The Chronicle of PhilanthropyThis link opens in a new window
Investing in Long-Term Efforts to Strengthen Nonprofits Pays Off, Study Finds

September 17, 2010 - YouTube: CitizenTubeThis link opens in a new window
Nonprofit challenges Stephen Colbert to an "Ice-Cream-off"

September 15, 2010 - HuffingtonPost.comThis link opens in a new window
VolunteerMatch Challenges Colbert To An Ice Cream Taste-off

September 13, 2010 - FastCompany.comThis link opens in a new window
Fruitiness vs. Truthiness: VolunteerMatch Challenges Stephen Colbert to Taste-Off

September 10, 2010 - CNN.comThis link opens in a new window
Online volunteers make an impact

September 7, 2010 - Fresno BeeThis link opens in a new window
Traveling alone but still up for some company?

August 28, 2010 - New York TimesThis link opens in a new window
How to Match Companies and Causes

August 17, 2010 - Stanford Social Innovation ReviewThis link opens in a new window
VolunteerMatch Launches Cool Annual Report

July 21, 2010 - Family Goes StrongThis link opens in a new window
Top 10 Tips on How to Make Like Bono and Volunteer

July 8, 2010 - CNNMoney with Poppy HarlowThis link opens in a new window
How to Make a Difference During Your Next Staycation - Interview with Robert Rosenthal from VolunteerMatch

July 8, 2010 - The Brian Lehrer Show/WNYCThis link opens in a new window
Greg Baldwin, president of VolunteerMatch, discusses "The State of Volunteering Today"

July 1, 2010 - Employee Benefit NewsThis link opens in a new window
Doing good is great for health: Employees who volunteer report better health, more positive attitude

June 10, 2010 - Chronicle of Higher EducationThis link opens in a new window
Community Service, a Component to Balance

June 1, 2010 - Information TodayThis link opens in a new window
For Our Next (Charitable) Trick, We’ll Need a Volunteer

May 18, 2010 - Orange County RegisterThis link opens in a new window
Want to be healthier? Volunteer

May 14, 2010 - CBS Money WatchThis link opens in a new window
Volunteer! You’ll Improve Your Retirement

May 3, 2010 - ABC News NowThis link opens in a new window
Online Volunteer Trends

April 27, 2010 - ShermansTravel.comThis link opens in a new window
Turn Tots And Teens Into Voluntourists

April 21, 2010 - Shine from YahooThis link opens in a new window
National Volunteer Week: Are you doing good?

April 19, 2010 - The Nonprofit TimesThis link opens in a new window
Apps Make Donating Easy As Downing A Soda And Slice

April 19, 2010 - Reuters.comThis link opens in a new window
Volunteering promotes physical, mental health - poll

April 15, 2010 - Socialbrite.comThis link opens in a new window
How nonprofits can use passionate volunteers

April 13, 2010 - St. Louis Post-DispatchThis link opens in a new window
Volunteers make reading program a success

April 6, 2010 - Nonprofit Tech 2.0This link opens in a new window
10 Free Nonprofit iPhone Apps

April 5, 2010 - The Washington PostThis link opens in a new window
GWU students live up to first lady's volunteer challenge

March 24, 2010 - Examiner.comThis link opens in a new window
Volunteering not only gives back to the community, it's the ultimate way to network

March 18, 2010 - Pittsburgh Post-GazetteThis link opens in a new window
Nine Vermont university students spend spring break on Millvale library project

March 10, 2010 - WSJ.comThis link opens in a new window
When You're Unemployed and Underage

February 26, 2010 - Dayton Business JournalThis link opens in a new window
How to start a company volunteer program

February 9, 2010 - Huffington PostThis link opens in a new window
10 Free Things Every New Social Entrepreneur Should Have

February 4, 2010 - Phoenixfire BlogThis link opens in a new window
Job Search In Non-profit Requires Elbow Grease

February 1, 2010 - AOL.comThis link opens in a new window
My Layoff Landed Me in Africa

February 1, 2010 - Arizona RepublicThis link opens in a new window
10 instant de-stressors

January 20, 2010 - Literacy NewsThis link opens in a new window
Eight Key Sites to Inspire Your Encore Career

January 6, 2010 - The GW Hatchet
MLK Day of Service fills to capacity: Five hundred students will continue Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy of compassion and social activism on MLK day by participating in GW’s MLK Day of Service.

December 23, 2009 - Chicago TribuneThis link opens in a new window
Nonprofits struggle with lack of bilingual volunteers

December 21, 2009 - KQED Forum with Michael KrasnyThis link opens in a new window
How Would You Make a Difference: Discussion with VolunteerMatch, Charity Navigator and The San Francisco Foundation

December 21, 2009 - Press of Atlantic CityThis link opens in a new window
Locals give charities more time, less money

December 16, 2009 - HuffingtonPost.comThis link opens in a new window
How To Face Your First Holiday Alone

December 8, 2009 - USA TodayThis link opens in a new window
Hunger-relief charities in dire need of donations, but how to choose?

December 2, 2009 - SmartMoney.comThis link opens in a new window
This Year, Charity Begins With Smart Choices

November 28, 2009 - ABC News This link opens in a new window
Volunteer Your Way to a Better Career: Tory Johnson Talks to the President of VolunteerMatch

November 27, 2009 - arizonacentral.comThis link opens in a new window
Call for volunteers loud after effects of recession

November 23, 2009 - Arizona Republic This link opens in a new window
School volunteerism helps teens give back: Students reaching out to make a difference

November 20, 2009 - Oprah.comThis link opens in a new window
Your Great Idea, Whose Time Has Come

November 18, 2009 - GW's VolunteerMatch Site (Youtube News)This link opens in a new window
First Lady Michelle Obama encourages GW students, faculty and staff to complete 100,000 hours of community service. In turn, the First Lady will speak at GW's 2010 commencement ceremony

November 16, 2009 - GW HatchetThis link opens in a new window
Volunteer hour-tracking site launches

November 12, 2009 - Chronicle of PhilanthropyThis link opens in a new window
Hollywood's On-Air Effort to Promote Volunteerism Gets Mixed Reviews From Nonprofit Experts (Subscription required)

November 11, 2009 - Chronicle of PhilanthropyThis link opens in a new window
Charities Urged to Do More to Get Veterans to Volunteer

October 16, 2009 - Christian Science MonitorThis link opens in a new window
It's bipartisan: Barack Obama and George H.W. Bush agree on community service

October 8, 2009 - jweekly.comThis link opens in a new window
Birthright NEXT teams up with volunteer site for ‘Harvest to Harvest’

September 28, 2009 - SheKnows.comThis link opens in a new window
Help your kid help others: Selecting volunteer projects for your child

September 22, 2009 - Chicago TribuneThis link opens in a new window
Cheap dates that make you look rich: A low-cost approach to having a good time

September 15, 2009 - WeLoveDC.comThis link opens in a new window
Giving Back: A Guide to Volunteering in DC

September 11, 2009 - TheLadders.comThis link opens in a new window
Volunteering Opportunities Pay Off: Can working a job without a paycheck set you up for big bucks? Job seekers who took this route tell all.

September 1, 2009 - Radical ParentingThis link opens in a new window
9 Amazing Websites That You Haven’t Discovered (Yet)

August 31, 2009 - HowStuffWorksThis link opens in a new window
How VolunteerMatch Works

August 26, 2009 - Slate.comThis link opens in a new window
Does volunteer work have more impact if you do it on the East Coast?

August 7, 2009 - US News & World ReportThis link opens in a new window
7 Tips for Finding Right Volunteer Work

August 4, 2009 - Fast CompanyThis link opens in a new window
Once Upon a School: Using Storytelling to Connect Volunteers With Students

July 25, 2009 - BostonHerald.comThis link opens in a new window
The kids are all right

July 21, 2009 - Slate.comThis link opens in a new window
What's the best way to help make the world's water supply safer?

July 10, 2009 - TwinCities.comThis link opens in a new window
Who wouldn't want volunteers?

July 8, 2009 - Examiner.comThis link opens in a new window
A summer of service: Serve America and stay in Washington DC

July 8, 2009 - FoxNews.comThis link opens in a new window
How to Travel for Free...Sort of

July 4, 2009 - KVUE-TV - Austin, TXThis link opens in a new window
Respond to President Obama's call to service at VolunteerMatch.org

June 30, 2009 - Beth's BlogThis link opens in a new window
VolunteerMatch Now In the Creative Commons

June 17, 2009 - Chronicle of PhilanthropyThis link opens in a new window
President Obama Unveils Summer Service Campaign

June 2, 2009 - NY TimesThis link opens in a new window
How to Stand Out on One More Day Aimed at Volunteers

May 22, 2009 - Oprah.comThis link opens in a new window
Landing Your First Job

May 15, 2009 - Commongood CareersThis link opens in a new window
Volunteering is the new work

April 8, 2009 - The Free Lance-StarThis link opens in a new window
Volunteer job fair offers no pay , but new skills: Volunteers hunt for a way to get involved in their community, while nonprofits seek help

March 31, 2009 - Foxnews.comThis link opens in a new window
Even During a Recession, Volunteering Is Still About Caring

March 16, 2009 - TV WeekThis link opens in a new window
WE tv Campaign Volunteers Its Viewers to Help Nonprofits

March 11, 2009 - The News HeraldThis link opens in a new window
Explaining the economy to kids

March 3, 2009 - USA TodayThis link opens in a new window
How to find a volunteer vacation on a budget

February 25, 2009 - Examiner.comThis link opens in a new window
Teens and Volunteering: Community Service 101

February 24, 2009 - Forbes.comThis link opens in a new window
Laid Off? Volunteer! Here's Why And How: It will do good for you and your career as well as for the cause you embrace.

February 12, 2009 - Wall Street JournalThis link opens in a new window
A Virtual Matchmaker for Volunteers

February 12, 2009 - CNBC.comThis link opens in a new window
Out Of Work: Give A Little, Get A Lot Back

February 6, 2009 - Arizona RepublicThis link opens in a new window
Internet links volunteers, charities

January 28, 2009 - Slate.comThis link opens in a new window
Serve With Me: How can I get my friend to come volunteer with me?

January 24, 2009 - New York TimesThis link opens in a new window
Can Volunteers Be a Lifeline for Nonprofit Groups?

January 22, 2009 - Ideas That SparkThis link opens in a new window
Give it Your (Unique) Best

January 19, 2009 - Chronicle of PhilanthropyThis link opens in a new window
Web Site for Volunteers Gets Upgrade for National Day of Service

January 8, 2009 - Yahoo BusinessThis link opens in a new window
Top 9 of 2009 -- Sites to Support Your New Year's Resolution

December 16, 2008 - HuffingtonPost.comThis link opens in a new window
How To Survive Christmas Alone

December 14, 2008 - HuffingtonPost.comThis link opens in a new window
Craig Newmark: "A Craigslist for Service"

December 2, 2008 - Wall Street JournalThis link opens in a new window
Time Off for Good Behavior: Looking to do more charitable works? Try asking your employer for support.

November 30, 2008 - Boston GlobeThis link opens in a new window
A dozen donation tips for holidays

November 26, 2008 - ABC 7 - San FranciscoThis link opens in a new window
Volunteering used for career advancement

November 24, 2008 - Woman's DayThis link opens in a new window
Make Kindness a Routine: Committing to compassion can be as tough as sticking to a fitness plan.

November 20, 2008 - Men's HealthThis link opens in a new window
End the Year Right: With the right plan, you can actually (gasp!) enjoy the holiday season

November 12, 2008 - Philanthropy JournalThis link opens in a new window
Virtual volunteering widens opportunity

November 6, 2008 - Cookie MagazineThis link opens in a new window
Teaching Kids About Volunteering: Here are some tips and ideas to help get your family on the giving train this holiday season (and the rest of the year).

October 28, 2008 - ABCNews.comThis link opens in a new window
NonProfits Challenged by Financial Crisis: A Decline in Donations and Investments Leads More Nonprofits to Rethink Strategies

October 23, 2008 - KTIV - Sioux CityThis link opens in a new window
Volunteering Close To Home [with video]

October 20, 2008 - The Motley FoolThis link opens in a new window
Money Isn't What Makes You Rich

October 15, 2008 - View From The Bay - ABC7This link opens in a new window
Could volunteering help with weight loss?

October 14, 2008 - FastWebThis link opens in a new window
How Volunteering Can Land You a Paying Gig

September 15, 2008 - YouTubeThis link opens in a new window
The Good Works Tour Visits VolunteerMatch

September 11, 2008 - The EconomistThis link opens in a new window
The business of giving: Non-profit capitalism

September 7, 2008 - Michigan LiveThis link opens in a new window
Active Volunteering: Get Fit While Giving Back

September 1, 2008 - Carnegie ResultsThis link opens in a new window
VolunteerMatch: An Online Service Helps Everyone Find A Great Place to Volunteer

September 1, 2008 - Topeka Capital-JournalThis link opens in a new window
Boomers Driving Makeover Of American Volunteerism

August 1, 2008 - PreRetirementLife.comThis link opens in a new window
Surviving Your PreRetirement Years: 15 Things You Must Do Between 50 and 64

July 9, 2008 - SheKnows.comThis link opens in a new window
The meet market: 3 places to find your next boyfriend

June 27, 2008 - Pittsburgh Business TimesThis link opens in a new window
Volunteer events benefit workers, act as retention tool

June 16, 2008 - Rocky Mountain NewsThis link opens in a new window
Good cause can help you get in good shape

June 16, 2008 - CollegeBound.comThis link opens in a new window
Bulk Up Your College Applications in the Summer

June 16, 2008 - South Florida Sun-SentinelThis link opens in a new window
Find a job: Tips you can use

May 24, 2008 - CNN NewsThis link opens in a new window
Forget the Vacation - Take a Staycation!

April 14, 2008 - Spirit MagazineThis link opens in a new window
Kids Stuff: 63 Things to Do With Your Kids Before They Grow Up

March 29, 2008 - Financial TimesThis link opens in a new window
Non-profits look to invest in themselves (Subscription required)

March 27, 2008 - webbyawards.comThis link opens in a new window
Interview with VolunteerMatch.org’s Robert Rosenthal

February 17, 2008 - Commercial AppealThis link opens in a new window
When out of job, make connections as volunteer

February 1, 2008 - Bottom Line/RetirementThis link opens in a new window
You Can Help the World from Your Home Computer... and have fun doing it

January 21, 2008 - Business GreenThis link opens in a new window
The case for corporate volunteering

January 11, 2008 - Marketwatch.comThis link opens in a new window
Wanted: Volunteers - Nonprofits compete for older Americans by offering flexible schedules, pay

January 11, 2008 - Forbes.comThis link opens in a new window
Retirement with a Purpose

December 28, 2007 - Des Moines RegisterThis link opens in a new window
Employers, individuals: Resolve to increase volunteering in '08

December 27, 2007 - Entrepreneur.comThis link opens in a new window
Volunteering as a Benefit

December 12, 2007 - Forbes.comThis link opens in a new window
Online Giving Resources - VolunteerMatch

November 19, 2007 - NJBIZThis link opens in a new window
Finding Volunteers On the Job

October 29, 2007 - REALTOR® MagazineThis link opens in a new window
7 Surprising Reasons to Volunteer

October 24, 2007 - ABC7-ChicagoThis link opens in a new window
Disaster Planning: What to grab in an emergency

October 4, 2007 - LunchMeetThis link opens in a new window
VolunteerMatch Connects Nonprofits With Volunteers

September 25, 2007 - San Francisco ChronicleThis link opens in a new window
Where lawyers show us the way

August 27, 2007 - Time MagazineThis link opens in a new window
The Case For National Service - VolunteerMatch

August 22, 2007 - MSN Health & FitnessThis link opens in a new window
New research shows that helping others may be the key to happiness.

August 5, 2007 - The Wall Street JournalThis link opens in a new window
Ways to Do Your Share

July 17, 2007 - MarketWatchThis link opens in a new window
Boomers find obstacles to volunteer success

July 16, 2007 - The Chronicle of PhilanthropyThis link opens in a new window
Many Older Americans Want to Volunteer, Poll Finds

July 10, 2007 - The Denver PostThis link opens in a new window
Six tips to fifteen minutes of fame

July 9, 2007 - BusinessWeekThis link opens in a new window
Pro Bono Perfection

June 28, 2007 - CNN/Money MagazineThis link opens in a new window
Make your good deed count for more

June 5, 2007 - SearchCRM.comThis link opens in a new window
Google and Salesforce.com reveal partnership

February 4, 2007 - The Washington Post
Specialty Travel Resources

January 25, 2007 - The Chronicle of PhilanthropyThis link opens in a new window
Face Time: Charities flock to social-networking Web sites to reach out to new people, spark discussion, and help raise money

January 1, 2007 - "The Peak"/98.7 FM - Phoenix
Closer Look: VolunteerMatch

December 29, 2006 - The Fort-Worth Star-Telegram
Filling Needs

December 21, 2006 - KPIX - CBS5 - San Francisco/Oakland/San JoseThis link opens in a new window
Twelve Days of Christmas for Volunteers

December 20, 2006 - KTVU - Oakland/San Francisco/San Jose (FOX)
Generous Nation

December 14, 2006 - CRO MagazineThis link opens in a new window
Corporate Volunteerism in the Internet Age

November 20, 2006 - WKOW - 27 News @ 10 (ABC)This link opens in a new window
Making a difference

November 13, 2006 - The Denver PostThis link opens in a new window
Online volunteering ready for outdoor enthusiasts

November 13, 2006 - The New York TimesThis link opens in a new window
Flexible Hours, Using Your PC and Never Leaving Home

November 5, 2006 - The San Francisco ChronicleThis link opens in a new window
Hikers get a rare chance to explore Sutter Buttes; Notes of Note

November 3, 2006 - The Orange County RegisterThis link opens in a new window
Volunteer Opportunities

October 23, 2006 - East Valley TribuneThis link opens in a new window
Web sites link volunteers to organizations needing help

October 23, 2006 - Monster.comThis link opens in a new window
Online Volunteering: A Win-Win for Techies, Nonprofits

October 16, 2006 - The San Francisco Business TimesThis link opens in a new window
Nonprofit Profile: VolunteerMatch

October 6, 2006 - ZDNetThis link opens in a new window
The Business of Changing the World: Corporate Philanthropy

October 5, 2006 - Incentive MagazineThis link opens in a new window
Volunteering the Customer

October 1, 2006 - Carnegie ReporterThis link opens in a new window
Hands Across the Internet - How Nonprofits Reach Out Online

October 1, 2006 - Shape
Make Over Your Health

September 1, 2006 - Entrepreneur MagazineThis link opens in a new window
Got Skills? Corporate volunteering is becoming less about envelope stuffing and more about letting employees apply their specific skills.

September 1, 2006 - Foundation NewsThis link opens in a new window
Staying Ahead of the Technology Curve

August 28, 2006 - South Bend TribuneThis link opens in a new window
Reaching out online as a volunteer

August 28, 2006 - MSNBCThis link opens in a new window
Charities thrive with online volunteers

August 27, 2006 - Seattle Post-IntelligencerThis link opens in a new window
As Web access rises, so do online volunteers

August 26, 2006 - Sarasota Herald TribuneThis link opens in a new window
As Web access improves worldwide, online volunteering is on the rise

August 23, 2006 - The Gainesville SunThis link opens in a new window
The virtual volunteers

August 23, 2006 - Sydney Morning HeraldThis link opens in a new window
As access improves worldwide, online volunteering on the rise

August 22, 2006 - San Diego Union TribuneThis link opens in a new window
As access improves worldwide, online volunteering on the rise

August 18, 2006 - WOWT - First News Live at 4 (NBC)This link opens in a new window
Smart Woman

August 16, 2006 - WPTV News Channel 5 at 5:30 (NBC)This link opens in a new window
Volunteering

August 9, 2006 - KSFX - News at 9 (FOX)This link opens in a new window
VolunteerMatch

July 10, 2006 - The Washington PostThis link opens in a new window
Travel Talk - "Voluntourism"

July 10, 2006 - 501c3castThis link opens in a new window
"www.VolunteerMatch.org"

July 9, 2006 - The Washington PostThis link opens in a new window
"Gulf Coast Volunteering"

July 7, 2006 - San Bernadino SunThis link opens in a new window
"Volunteering for Good Causes Never Easier"

May 14, 2006 - The Washington Post
"Gifts of Motherhood; For a Lot Of Moms, Having It All Means Giving Something Back"

April 30, 2006 - U.S. News & World ReportThis link opens in a new window
"Directory of America's Charities: Donating Time"

April 25, 2006 - The Washington Post
"Getting by Giving"

April 24, 2006 - The Wall Street Journal
"Avoiding the volunteer trap"

February 19, 2006 - The Baltimore Sun
"Brighten Up"

January 30, 2006 - AARP The MagazineThis link opens in a new window
"How to Make a World of Difference - Without Leaving Home"

January 26, 2006 - The Chronicle of PhilanthropyThis link opens in a new window
"Volunteering Goes Virtual" (Subscription required)

November 18, 2005 - FOX News (Washington, D.C.)This link opens in a new window
FOX 5 / WTTG Morning News - "Helping Hands"

October 16, 2005 - The New York Times
Volunteers for Gulf Coast Projects Rise Sharply

September 26, 2005 - USAToday.comThis link opens in a new window
How to help hurricane victims

September 20, 2005 - USA Today
Money tight? Give time, give miles, give vacation

September 19, 2005 - The Washington Post
Empathy Spurs Manassas Man's Journey of Giving

September 18, 2005 - The San Diego Union-Tribune
Willing hands and caring hearts from the real America

September 10, 2005 - Newsday
If you're thinking of teaching as a second career...

September 8, 2005 - The Wall Street Journal
Volunteers Swarm the Gulf Coast

August 21, 2005 - USAToday.comThis link opens in a new window
Hot Sites

August 2, 2005 - Contra Costa Times
Volunteer Me

July 17, 2005 - The Philadelphia Inquirer
Help Children Thrive

July 1, 2005 - Shape Magazine
Do good, Feel good

June 29, 2005 - Newsday
I volunteer...When I can

June 5, 2005 - Entrepreneur Magazine
Turn a Profit

June 1, 2005 - The Star-Ledger
Volunteers Week Honors Service

May 28, 2005 - Chicago Tribune
Best sites on the Web recognized with awards from the academy

May 4, 2005 - Sacramento Bee
Web site matches projects, volunteers

April 1, 2005 - The Wall Street Journal
Giving Back

March 5, 2005 - CIO InsightThis link opens in a new window
The Softer Side of Silicon Valley

February 27, 2005 - The New York Times
Doing Well in Your Career By Doing Good Outside It

January 1, 2005 - ParentsThis link opens in a new window
Volunteer With Your Kids

November 15, 2004 - The New York Times
Web Sites That Match Your Skills With Their Needs

November 12, 2004 - The Journal of Volunteer AdministrationThis link opens in a new window [Acrobat PDF | 36K]
How the Internet has Changed Volunteering: Findings from a VolunteerMatch User Study

November 12, 2004 - The Palm Beach Post
Holiday Volunteering Made Easier With Web

September 19, 2004 - Columbus Dispatch
Volunteering: Big Business Takes It Seriously

September 1, 2004 - Shape Magazine
A Remedy for Loneliness

August 5, 2004 - Chronicle of Philanthropy
Technology Helps Companies Do More to Encourage Employee Volunteerism

July 28, 2004 - CNNfnThis link opens in a new window
Making a Difference

July 2, 2004 - PBSThis link opens in a new window
By the People: Election 2004

June 5, 2004 - San Jose Mercury News
A Winning Business Plan

May 17, 2004 - PNNOnlineThis link opens in a new window
VolunteerMatch and Keep America Beautiful Become Partners

April 23, 2004 - FundRaisers.comThis link opens in a new window
VolunteerMatch: Igniting Fires & Fanning Flames of Volunteerism

March 28, 2004 - The Cincinnati EnquirerThis link opens in a new window
Web Site Lists Volunteers

February 12, 2004 - Parenthood.comThis link opens in a new window
The First Lady of Family Literacy - An Interview with Barbara Bush

February 5, 2004 - Better Homes & Gardens
Lose 10 Pounds... and Save the World

February 4, 2004 - PBS.orgThis link opens in a new window
An excerpt from "Global Health Lesson Plan"

January 27, 2004 - Internetnews.comThis link opens in a new window
Google Grants Non-profits a Break

December 20, 2003 - Money Magazine
Giving Back Resource Guide

December 8, 2003 - US News & World Report
Giving Lessons

November 26, 2003 - CNN.comThis link opens in a new window
Giving Thanks Online

November 21, 2003 - Sillicon Valley Biz Ink
Volunteering a Top Priority in the Bay Area

September 8, 2003 - The Associated Press
VolunteerMatch Offers Thousands of Opportunities

August 1, 2003 - PC WorldThis link opens in a new window
Best Free Stuff on the Web

July 27, 2003 - LA Times
Volunteer efforts provide skills, contacts during job search

July 27, 2003 - Chicago Tribune
Volunteer efforts provide skills, contacts during job search

July 1, 2003 - Better Homes and Gardens
Make your kids money savvy

June 9, 2003 - The Wall Street Journal
How to Survive the First Year

June 1, 2003 - ComputerUserThis link opens in a new window
VolunteerMatch: Fostering community, online and offline

May 4, 2003 - South Florida Sun-Sentinel
Here's where newbies can get clued in

May 4, 2003 - The New York Times
When a Blanket is More Than a Bedcover

April 25, 2003 - New York Daily News
Empathy for Elderly: An 'Old Soul' Devotes Her Time to Seniors

April 13, 2003 - The Washington Times
Virtual volunteers are just a click away

April 1, 2003 - Redbook Magazine
How to help a hotline

January 25, 2003 - The Washington Post
Running low on helping hands; Nonprofit groups must cope with choosier volunteers and tighter schedules

January 23, 2003 - USA TodayThis link opens in a new window
Sites help kids start volunteering

December 27, 2002 - PC WorldThis link opens in a new window
Web opens world to digital volunteers

December 5, 2002 - The New York Times
Before offering your services

November 22, 2002 - Money MagazineThis link opens in a new window
Wise giving guide

September 13, 2002 - San Francisco ChronicleThis link opens in a new window
Outdoor volunteering is the solution to your dot-com blues (Subscription required)

September 12, 2002 - ELLEgirl.com
One Year Later: Reaching out, reconnecting and reflecting on September 11

September 9, 2002 - Christian Science Monitor
Persistence of giving

August 31, 2002 - FOXNews.comThis link opens in a new window
Bush Calls on Americans to Serve in September

June 3, 2002 - U.S. News & World Report
Surf's up for seniors

May 30, 2002 - The Chronicle of PhilanthropyThis link opens in a new window
Turning Goodwill Into Action (Subscription required)

March 19, 2002 - USA TodayThis link opens in a new window
Charities hope 9/11 inspires 'e-philanthropy'; Volunteerism gets web boost

February 1, 2002 - San Francisco ChronicleThis link opens in a new window
Volunteers answer president's call

January 30, 2002 - San Francisco ChronicleThis link opens in a new window
State links volunteers through Web - ZIP code search finds opportunities

January 3, 2002 - CBS MarketWatch
Volunteer work can be real resume builder

December 24, 2001 - PC WorldThis link opens in a new window
Virtual Volunteers Log On to Help Out

November 16, 2001 - internet.comThis link opens in a new window
VolunteerMatch Hosts "Get Out. Do Good." Campaign

August 21, 2001 - AlterNet.orgThis link opens in a new window
The Mother Teresa of All Web Sites

August 10, 2001 - BusinessWeek OnlineThis link opens in a new window
VolunteerMatch: Made in Heaven

July 20, 2001 - Los Angeles Times
Webby Awards: The Good, Badly Dressed, Bankrupt

July 15, 2001 - Chicago Tribune
Volunteering aids employee growth

December 5, 2000 - Forbes ASAPThis link opens in a new window
Different.com

March 6, 2000 - CNNfnThis link opens in a new window
Seniors give the gift of time

June 9, 1999 - Fortune.com
E-Charity

June 9, 1999 - Forbes.com
Making a match: Internet technology fuels volunteerism

 

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