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Salesforce Speedforce Sensation!

Salesforce Speedforce Sensation!

By Dana Yonchak | Dec 12, 2014

What an incredibly inspiring and super-charged #GivingTuesday we had! Common Impact hosted its first Salesforce “Speedforce” event on #GivingTuesday at General Assembly in Boston, with 30 nonprofits digging into free…

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Holiday Reading List

Holiday Reading List

By Dana Yonchak | Dec 11, 2014

If you're looking for interesting gift books, or just want some good reading lined up for your holiday break, here are a few recommendations from a few members of the…

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Making Pro Bono Week into Pro Bono Daily

Making Pro Bono Week into Pro Bono Daily

By Dana Yonchak | Nov 26, 2014

Pro Bono Week, the annual weeklong celebration of pro bono and volunteerism that takes place in late October, raises awareness and recognition for the value created for individuals, companies and…

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Guest Blog: Doing Well by Doing Good: It Works!

Guest Blog: Doing Well by Doing Good: It Works!

By Common Impact Guest Blogger | Oct 23, 2014

Posted by Pamela Paton, Financial Services Executive and Common Impact Board Member After 30 years of managing people in the corporate world, I've learned that the best employees are happy…

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Introduction

Introduction

By Danielle Holly | Sep 30, 2014

Our world is at an exciting and challenging moment in time.  In some ways, the challenges that our communities face have never seemed so large.  Every day we hear a…

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Our Fall Reading List

Our Fall Reading List

By Danielle Holly | Sep 13, 2014

The air is getting crisp here at Common Impact's home base in New England, and it's starting to be that time of year where there's nothing we look forward to…

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Lessons from the Social Sector

Lessons from the Social Sector

By Danielle Holly | Sep 10, 2014

While the ideas of cross-sector collaboration and shared value have been popular for a while --  indeed, so popular that they are in danger of being oversubscribed and overused --…

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