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Celebrating Women in Leadership

By Emily Patrick | Mar 1, 2021

This Women’s History Month, we’re proud to put the spotlight on

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Black Leadership Spotlight: Lewis Spears, Kismet of Kings

By Emily Patrick | Feb 26, 2021

In celebration of Black History Month, Common Impact is spotlighting remarkable Black nonprofit leaders and their many contributions to creating more positive, healthy, and equitable communities. Today we hear from Lewis Spears, Founder & Executive

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How to Foster Digital Inclusion through Skills-Based Volunteering

By Emily Patrick | Feb 25, 2021

Until last year, unequal access to digital learning was most often linked to the “homework gap” wherein students who lacked computers and reliable

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Organizations Are Speaking Out Against Racial Injustice. What Comes Next Will Be Crucial.

By Danielle Holly | Feb 22, 2021

Recent events have brought widespread attention to racial injustice and helped unite communities against this

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Black Leadership Spotlight: Jerelyn Rodriguez, The Knowledge House

By Emily Patrick | Feb 19, 2021

In celebration of Black History Month, Common Impact is spotlighting remarkable Black nonprofit leaders and their many contributions to creating more positive, healthy, and equitable communities. Today we hear from Jerelyn Rodriguez, Founder & CEO

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Black Leadership Spotlight: Elizabeth Frederick, Avenues for Justice

By Emily Patrick | Feb 12, 2021

In celebration of Black History Month, Common Impact is spotlighting remarkable Black nonprofit leaders and their many contributions to creating more positive, healthy, and equitable

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Charles Schwab Pro Bono Challenge 2020 Champions Financial Literacy for Social Justice, COVID-19 Relief, and Military Communities

By Admin | Jan 26, 2021

The Charles Schwab Pro Bono Challenge is an annual skills-based volunteer event in partnership with

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Leveraging Skills-Based Volunteering to Promote Mental Health During COVID-19

By Admin | Jan 21, 2021

As COVID-19 cases continue to climb across the country, many Americans are experiencing a mental health crisis too, especially healthcare and frontline workers. At East Boston Social Centers (the Social Centers), a

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Common Impact Recruiting Partners for Cross-Sector Collaboration to Support Midwest Nonprofits

By Admin | Jan 19, 2021

Common Impact, the national organization that matches companies and nonprofits with proven models of impact for skills-based volunteering, has announced that it will hold a

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Make an Impact in Just One Day

By Common Impact Guest Blogger | Dec 2, 2020

A Guest Post by Eleanor Malloy of John Hancock As someone who started her career

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