Incentivize Your Giving Program: Experts Talk About Where 'Dollars for Doers' Fits into Their CSR Programs

Oct 6, 2009 4:15 PM ET

(3BLMedia/theCSRfeed) - Connecting your corporate giving program with your employee volunteer program can be a powerful way to energize and dramatically supercharging your overall CSR initiative. Despite early success stories, many companies have been slow to recognize the draw of these so-called "Dollars for Doers" programs.

Join VolunteerMatch on Thursday, October 8, for an encore presentation of our recent Best Practice training calls about launching, managing and trouble-shooting Dollars for Doers programs. In addition to having several national leaders on Dollars for Doers implementation and management on the call to talk about their experience, the live Web event will also feature a full Q&A session with our speakers about their unique programs.

Are you interested in launching a Dollars for Doers program? Are you having trouble making the case to your internal team? Are a CSR or employee volunteer program consultant looking to get an advanced understanding of tomorrow trends today? Join this free Webinar to gain insight and solutions for launching and sustaining a successful program.

Bea Boccalandro will kick off the session with an overview of the Dollars for Doers landscape, followed by presentations from Julie VanDeLinder of Nationwide, and Michelle McConnell of Exelon Corporation.  

More about speakers:

Bea Boccalandro – Bea Boccalandro helps businesses design and evaluate their community involvement programs. She is the author of Mapping Success in Employee Volunteering: The Drivers of Effectiveness for Employee Volunteering and Giving Programs and Fortune 500 Performance. She serves as a faculty member at the Boston College Center for Corporate Citizenship, where she teaches in the areas of corporate-nonprofit partnerships and employee volunteering.

Julie VanDeLinder – Julie VanDeLinder is Manager of Nationwide's nationally recognized On Your Side Volunteer Network, where she works with a robust employee volunteer program with several incentive components, including a Dollars for Doers initiative, time-off for volunteering, and awards for outstanding service.

Michelle McConnell – Michelle McConnell is a Corporate Relations Specialist with the Exelon Foundation. She assists with the facilitation of corporate volunteer projects and the Energy for the Community awards program, as well as manages the Dollars for Doers and Matching Gifts programs.
Title:  Incentivize Your Program: A Discussion on Dollar for Doers
Date:  Thursday, October 8, 2009
Time:  11:00 AM - 12:00 PM PDT
Space is limited. There is no fee to attend.

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