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Nonprofit SBV Toolkit

Welcome to Common Impact’s Skills-Based Volunteering (SBV) Toolkit! Since 2000, Common Impact has supported nonprofits in effectively utilizing skills-based volunteering to build internal capacity to… Keep reading

Community Voices of Change Podcast

By Daniel Horgan

In this episode of Community Voices of Change, Daniel Horgan interviews Common Impact CEO, Danielle Holly about Common Impact, her work with companies on skill-based… Keep reading

Pro Bono Calculator

By Lauren Chasanoff and Molly Weinstrin

A tool to help nonprofit organizations calculate the true value of pro bono for their organization, including assessing organizational value and investment.  Keep reading

Charles Schwab Pro Bono Challenge

Schwab's skills-based volunteering program invites local nonprofits to work with experienced Schwab employees on specific business challenges, enabling these high-impact organizations to do even more good. This… Keep reading

Podcast: Transformation of CSR

In this episode of the Champions for Social Good Podcast, Jamie Serino, Director of Marketing for the MicroEdge Division of Blackbaud speaks with Common Impact's CEO, Danielle Holly about our work… Keep reading

Modeling the Way

By Harriet Harral, Executive Director, Leadership Fort Worth

Originally published in ForthWorth Magazine, FWinc. In our last discussion of leadership, we were introduced to a leadership model that is applicable in a wide… Keep reading

Swim the Charles: Today…and maybe everyday?

By S.J. Port, 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 feasibility study supporting… Keep reading

The Volunteer Management Report

By Copyright © 2016 Wiley Periodicals, Inc., A Wiley Company Volume 21, Number: 6: June 2016

Filled with concisely written articles, this monthly newsletter offers practical tips and techniques that will strengthen all your volunteer efforts. You’ll be linked with thousands… Keep reading

The Big Idea

The story, business case, and metrics in an easy-to-use presentation to help you socialize and educate your team on SBV programs Keep reading

Small Business, Big Purpose

A guide to SBV that demonstrates how small business employers can to tap into their employee’s skillsets, attract and retain employees and create a purpose-driven… Keep reading

Redefining the Solution: Doing More with Less

By Common Impact and Capital One, Common Impact Research Report 2 of 3

As community organizations face greater needs but find fewer resources available to meet those needs, nonprofit leaders and supporters must take a careful look at… Keep reading

Achieve 2014 Millenial Impact Report


The first four millennial impact reports have given organizations, causes, leaders, fundraisers and individuals around the world better insight into the next generation of volunteers,… Keep reading

Pro Bono Resource Inventory

A Billion + Change

A Billion + Change has mobilized hundreds of companies—from the largest in the Fortune 100 to the smallest sole proprietorship—to give back to their communities… Keep reading

How to Match Companies and Causes

By Eilene Zimmerman, The New York Times

If you are interested in establishing a volunteer program for employees at your company as a way to help the community, where do you start?… Keep reading