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A Nonprofit Guide to Quantifying the Value of Pro Bono

By Danielle Holly and Molly Weinstein | Nov 16, 2016

Corporate skills-based volunteerism is on the rise. Today, 54% of companies are offering skills-based volunteering opportunities for their employees.[1] This is good news all around. Good news for companies who…

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#GivingSkills on #GivingTuesday

#GivingSkills on #GivingTuesday

By Lauren Chasanoff | Nov 14, 2016

#GivingTuesday is global day of giving fueled by the power of social media and collaboration taking place on Tuesday, November 29th. Celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving (in the U.S.), #GivingTuesday…

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A Stronger Community

A Stronger Community

By Danielle Holly | Nov 14, 2016

“The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.”   - Martin…

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Program Spotlight: New Pathways for Youth

By Common Impact Guest Blogger | Sep 22, 2016

We're excited to highlight an inspiring project with a talented team from Charles Schwab and its nonprofit partner, New Pathways for Youth (NPFY), who empower youth to fulfill their potential…

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Program Spotlight: City Mission

By Common Impact Guest Blogger | Sep 20, 2016

This week, we’re highlighting a project with a talented team from State Street and its nonprofit partner, City Mission, a social justice organization that unites communities and transforms individuals through service,…

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Bridging the Nonprofit Leadership Gap

By Danielle Holly | Sep 14, 2016

Most of us in and around the social sector have been exposed to the capacity gap that nonprofits confront.  On average, nonprofits spend less – often far less – than…

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Swim the Charles: Today…and maybe every day?

By Lauren Chasanoff | Jul 12, 2016

Originally published by the Charles River Conservancy  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Swim the Charles: Today...and maybe everyday? The Charles River Conservancy kicks off a Swim the Charles fundraising campaign and releases…

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