How to recruit paid volunteers


Corporate Social Responsibility

Did that title grab you?? I sure hope it did. Because today, I have a quick guide about something I think could be one of the most revolutionary things to hit volunteering since its invention – get this – more and more businesses are now paying their employees to volunteer with causes that those employees […]

September 19, 2014

Keeping your employees engaged


Corporate Social Responsibility

This post is adapted from Catchafire’s blog. Catchafire is an online service that connects professionals to projects that benefit the social good sector. Catchafire matches individuals based on their time availability, skills, and passion to contribute pro bono services to microvolunteering opportunities. Nonprofits rely on two things: donors and volunteers.  But what about the people […]

September 10, 2014

Red Auto Protection sponsors second charity of the summer


Corporate Social Responsibility

Kansas City-based company partners up with VolunteerMark again to revitalize volunteer operations for High Aspirations. Written by: Brent Lager, brent@volunteermark.com One wasn’t enough for Red Auto Protection CEO Elijah Norton. After donating a $1,000 scholarship to the Shepherd’s Center of KC Central in early June, the vehicle protection company founder quickly realized he wanted to […]

July 14, 2014

‘Getting Corporate’ Involved


Corporate Social Responsibility

Corporate Social Responsibility program will help businesses and nonprofits make even larger impacts in their local communities. Written by: Brent Lager It’s no secret that to be successful, businesses need to build relationships with the people they serve, employ and represent. Thus, one of the foremost goals for any type of organization is to find […]

May 2, 2014