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Chase Community Giving Offers New Paradigm in Corporate Philanthropy


By Kate Olsen

Chase Community Giving, one of the forerunners in crowdsourced corporate philanthropy space,  is back for a fifth season.  Since the program’s inception, nearly 3.5 million Facebook users have “liked” Chase Community Giving. These fans have helped more than 500 charities receive a share of over $20 million in Chase grants.

According to Erich Timmerman, JPMorgan Chase Spokesman, Chase Community Giving “has pointed the way toward a new paradigm for corporate giving” across three areas:

Recyclebank Honored with “Best Use of Gamification for Social Good” GAward at Gamification Summit

Press Release

(3BL Media) New York, NY & San Francisco, CA - June 21, 2012 - Recyclebank®, the company that rewards people for taking everyday green actions with discounts and deals from local and national businesses, has been awarded a GAward in the category “Best Use of Gamification for Social Good.” The GAwards: Best in Gamification Awards recognize achievements in the implementation of gamification techniques by companies and venture capitalists.

2012 VolunteerMatch Client Summit Insights: Storytelling in CSR – Common Challenges and New Tactics for Success


Guest post by Devon Douglas, BBMG

On March 17, I spent the day with VolunteerMatch and a group of passionate CSR and Foundation professionals dedicated to engaging their employees, consumers, members and other stakeholders in making a positive impact through volunteering.

We’re Halfway There! Reward Volunteers Round Three Winners Announced by Cabot Creamery

Press Release

(3BL Media) Cabot, VT - May 16, 2012 - Cabot Creamery Cooperative announced its third round of winners in the Reward Volunteers Program. The 25 top individual performers collectively gave nearly 3,000 hours to the volunteer organizations and charities of their choice during the month of April.

April is National Volunteer Month

Support Cabot Creamery Cooperative's Reward Volunteers. Do Good for Cooperatives, Volunteers and Non-Profit Organizations
Press Release

(3BL Media) Methuen, MA – April 4, 2012 – America has a proud history of volunteerism dating back to the days of our founding fathers. In honor of all volunteers who give their time and service to make America a better place, April is deemed National Volunteer Month and encompasses National Volunteer Week that runs from April 15-21 this year.

Domtar Profite de la Premiére de la Saison de Mad Men pour Promouvoir les Bienfaits de la Lecture sur Papier

Une annonce dans une édition spéciale de Newsweek donne une impression des années 1960, mais le message est encore d’actualité : Des études montrent qu’on lit 30 pour cent plus vite sur papier
Press Release

(3BL Media) Montréal - le 19 mars 2012 - Domtar Corporation (NYSE: UFS) (TSX: UFS) a annoncé aujourd’hui qu’avec la planification d’une édition rétro de Newsweek pour promouvoir la nouvelle saison de Mad Men, Domtar fera paraître une publicité dans le style des années 1960 qui montrera que même si nous vivons dans une ère davantage numérique, les gens lisent encore plus rapidement sur du papier.

Can CSR Learn to Move Fast and Break Things?


Recently, the Contributions Council of The Conference Board, a group of CEOs of some of the nation's largest and most active corporate philanthropy and social responsibility programs, gathered to discuss the use of social media in our work.

Kimberly-Clark’s Bob Stargel Named One of Savoy Magazine’s Top 100 Most Influential Blacks in Corporate America

Vice President of Global Nonwovens Recognized for Leadership and Influence within Kimberly-Clark and Community
Press Release

(3BL Media) Dallas, TX - March 13, 2012 - Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB) today announced that Robert N.

Network for Good Reaffirms Digital Philanthropy Trends in 2011

Donations Driven by Donor Experience, Year-End Gifts and Large-Scale Disasters
Press Release

(3BL Media) Bethesda, MD - March 5, 2012 - The Network For Good Digital Giving Index 2011 reaffirms important insights about digital philanthropy: People seem to give more when the online experience is intimate and emotionally coherent, and they also give online for reasons of convenience, especially at the end of the year and during large-scale disasters such as the Japan tsunami.


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