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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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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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Engaging Remote Employees

By Danielle Holly | May 17, 2016

We all recognize that today’s workforce is increasingly virtual and global.  Indeed, up to 90% of the US workforce reports working out of the office at least part of the…

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Impact Inspirations: Capital Good Fund

By Molly Weinstein | Jan 29, 2016

We’re excited to bring you a brand new blog series Impact Inspirations, where we will be spotlighting our most inspiring skills-based volunteering projects! To kick us off, we’re highlighting a…

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2016 Outlook: Business and Purpose

By Danielle Holly | Jan 14, 2016

In President Obama's State of the Union address on Tuesday, he called on business to be a force for good through the strong and fair treatment of employees.    …

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Employee Driven Giving and Service

Employee Driven Giving and Service

By Danielle Holly | Dec 15, 2015

Building a strong talent pipeline has been the focus of corporate conversations since the industrial revolution.  Now, companies are recognizing that employees are not only their most critical business asset…

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Pro Bono Perspectives: Anmol Mehra

By Danielle Holly | Oct 1, 2015

We all know that skills-based volunteering is a great idea for companies, its people and, most importantly, the nonprofits that deliver critical services every day to our communities.  Still, whether…

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Pro Bono Perspectives: Michelle Judge

By Danielle Holly | Sep 24, 2015

We all know that skills-based volunteering is a great idea for companies, its people and, most importantly, the nonprofits that deliver critical services every day to our communities.  Still, whether…

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The CSR Scoop - 9/18/2015

The CSR Scoop - 9/18/2015

By Danielle Holly | Sep 18, 2015

Common Impact is buzzing this Friday in advance of our 15th Anniversary celebration next week and that launch of Pro Bono Perspectives, a new resource to support companies and nonprofits…

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Pro Bono Perspectives: Rachel Hutchisson

By Common Impact Guest Blogger | Sep 17, 2015

We all know that skills-based volunteering is a great idea for companies, its people and, most importantly, the nonprofits that deliver critical services every day to our communities.  Still, whether…

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Pro Bono Perspectives: Janelle Woods-McNish

By Common Impact Guest Blogger | Sep 3, 2015

We all know that skills-based volunteering is a great idea for companies, its people and, most importantly, the nonprofits that deliver critical services every day to our communities.  Still, whether…

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The CSR Scoop - 8/26/2015

By Molly Weinstein | Aug 26, 2015

We are going back to our roots this week and talking about our raison d’être: skills-based volunteering. Common Impact has been in this line of work for fifteen years and…

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The CSR Scoop - 7/07/2015

The CSR Scoop - 7/07/2015

By Molly Weinstein | Jul 7, 2015

We’re just coming off the holiday weekend, during which we celebrated all that makes our country great. Among those things to celebrate is the exciting work being done across America…

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The CSR Scoop - 5/08/2015

By Molly Weinstein | May 8, 2015

“CSR is a current world view and one that needs to be embraced.” We heard message loud and clear this week in in political blogs, HR reports, generational studies, international…

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