Albert Einstein's thoughts on philanthropy

Arguably the most famous scientist in the world, Einstein also had some wise words to say about selflessness, philanthropy, and the common good.

Knowledge-based industries, entrepreneurship drive economic success

Based on performance-based metrics such as average annual earnings, job growth, GDP gains, and the proportion of jobs contributed by young and startup firms, th...

What we’re reading this June: our favorite volunteer engagement blogs & more

Stay current with VolunteerMatch! Read up on the latest volunteer engagement blogs, news, best practices and more....

World Education Services launches fund for immigrants, refugees

Named in honor of the organization’s retiring executive director and CEO, the WES Mariam Assefa Fund will support organizations working to address the challenge...

What's Good? 5 questions for Jon Sullivan

Meet Jon Sullivan, the Director of Corporate Communications for Aflac, where he leads the planning and execution of the company's CSR.

How volunteering gives you an edge in the job market

Job seekers, looking for a leg up on your job search? Give volunteering a try....

Wells Fargo announces $1 billion commitment to housing affordability

A component of the company's efforts to address housing affordability, financial health, and small business growth in underserved communities, the commitment wi...

Integrating education systems benefits families, study finds

A report from the Institute for Women's Policy Research finds that early childhood and higher education systems can do more to support each other's goals and bo...

University of Maryland receives $2.3 million for climate efforts

The gift from Michael R. Bloomberg will support the efforts of the university's Center for Global Sustainability to analyze and evaluate current U.S. greenhouse...

Those adjectives that turn off prospective volunteers

Time to refresh your volunteer opportunity descriptions? Learn what words to avoid and what to say instead....

Millennial entrepreneurs more generous than older entrepreneurs

According to a survey conducted by Fidelity Charitable, the average median annual donation among millennial business owners was $13,654 in 2017, more than twice...

Online crowdfunding: a how-to guide

By using crowdfunding to rally supporters, you can reach an exponentially larger and more diverse audience while also streamlining the giving process.The post O...