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Skills for Small Businesses: Common Impact commits to leveraging skills-based volunteering to help small businesses recover and thrive for the long-term

By Admin | Apr 22, 2021

Through more than 1,500 capacity-building engagements in the last two decades, Common Impact has delivered $40M

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Skills for Cities to Build Midwest Nonprofit Resilience during National Volunteer Week

By Admin | Apr 14, 2021

Common Impact, a national nonprofit that works to strengthen communities and alleviate inequality through cross-sector skills-based volunteering partnerships, is hosting Skills for Cities on April 21, 2021 in honor of National Volunteer Week. Skills for Cities is

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Volunteer Spotlight: Melissa Myers, Berkshire Bank

By Emily Patrick | Apr 1, 2021

This Global Volunteer Month, we’re spotlighting some of the hundreds of talented skills-based volunteers we are fortunate to work with every year. Today

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Women in Leadership Spotlight: Caroline Kim Oh, CKO Coaching & Consulting

By Emily Patrick | Mar 25, 2021

In honor of Women's History Month, Common Impact is spotlighting prominent female leaders who

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Women in Leadership Spotlight: Lauren Banks, Creative Marketing Resources

By Emily Patrick | Mar 11, 2021

In honor of Women's History Month, Common Impact is spotlighting prominent female leaders who are leaving their mark on their organizations and communities. Today we hear from Lauren Banks, Vice President of

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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 women in leadership who are strengthening their communities, breaking barriers,

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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

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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 Internet did not have the means to complete their increasingly

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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 common ill. We’ve heard public, private, nonprofit and

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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

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