Employee Engagement

2022 Halo Awards Honor Top Corporate Social Impact Initiatives

Winning Companies And Nonprofits Recognized At The 2022 Engage For Good Conference in Atlanta, GA
Press Release

May 18, 2022 /3BL Media/ - Campaigns that educated and mobilized thousands to get vaccinated, used NFTs to inspire and engage younger fundraisers, and helped break down barriers to unemployment – all while building stronger businesses - were among the initiatives honored at the 20th annual Halo Awards.

Twenty category-specific winners were selected out of more than 120 entries by Engage for Good at its annual conference in Atlanta, GA.

Volunteer Spotlight: R. Mitchell Thomas, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts


Skills-based volunteers apply their business experience and specialized expertise to help mission-driven organizations reimagine their possibilities and achieve their goals. In celebration of National Volunteer Month, we spoke with R. Mitchell Thomas, Senior Analyst at Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts and a dedicated volunteer.

The Arbor Day Foundation Teams up With DaVita to Bring New Growth to Urban Communities

The initiative plans to target three U.S. cities and aims to plant and distribute over 300 trees
Press Release

DENVER and LINCOLN, Neb., April 20, 2022 /3BL Media/ – In celebration of the 150th National Arbor Day, the Arbor Day Foundation and DaVita have coordinated four tree-planting and distribution events in Denver, Colorado; Malvern, Pennsylvania; and Nashville, Tennessee, throughout the spring 2022 planting season. The two organizations have collaborated since 2020 as part of DaVita’s commitment to supporting healthy communities.

Volunteer Spotlight: John Ketner, State Street


Skills-based volunteers apply their business experience and specialized expertise to propel nonprofits – and their own companies – to reimagine their possibilities and achieve their goals. In celebration of National Volunteer Month, Common Impact spoke with longtime volunteer John Ketner, Vice President, Talent Marketplace at State Street.

America's Charities Named '2022 Best Nonprofit to Work For' for Second Consecutive Year

Press Release

WASHINGTON, April 4, 2022 /3BL Media/ - America’s Charities, the nonprofit that inspires employees and organizations to support each other and the causes they care about, today announced it was selected as a 2022 Best Nonprofit To Work For by the impartial research organization Best Companies Group (BCG).

LifeGuides® Honored as “100 Best Arizona Companies” of the Future

Press Release

TEMPE, Ariz., March 23, 2022 /3BL Media/ - LifeGuides® is honored to be named to the 2022 “100 Best Arizona Companies” by the respected BestCompaniesAZ, which has been serving Arizona’s business community for the past 20 years.

The “100 Best” are chosen by invitation only, with LifeGuides® being specifically recognized in the Best of Future category, with its promise for considerable growth, as it helps to build a new era of business success in Arizona.

Shifting Power Through Authentic Corporate Community Engagement


Shifting power is critical to reshaping the traditional corporate-community relationship dynamic. In part 2 of our blog series on community engagement, we share 5 lessons based on our work with companies rethinking community engagement to advance equity.

Meet 'Believers,' the Employees Activating Purpose in Business-to-Business Companies


By: Carol Cone

The most successful companies of the next decade may all share one common trait: a purpose, or reason for being, beyond profits, that is activated. An activated purpose is one that is not just written on walls and in handbooks, but integrated in culture, operations, products and services, and communications to measurably impact the business and society.

Common Impact Celebrates Tenure of Danielle Holly As She Announces Plans to Step Down from CEO Role

Holly has led significant growth in Common Impact’s size and impact during her decade as CEO, nearly 15 total years with organization. Search for new CEO is underway.
Press Release

NEW YORK, January 18, 2022 /3BL Media/ - Common Impact, the nonprofit pioneer in skills-based volunteerism, today announced that Danielle Holly will be stepping down as Chief Executive Officer (CEO), effective February 18.

Holly’s departure comes after a ten-year stint as CEO and nearly 15 years of cumulative service with Common Impact. During her tenure, Common Impact has grown into a nationally recognized leader in corporate skills-based volunteerism and employee engagement.

YouGiveGoods' Michelle Seideneck Honored by Boys & Girls Clubs of Union County With Its 2021 Outstanding Corporate Partner Award

YouGiveGoods’ VP of Corporate and Community Partnership honored for driving support for Boys & Girls Clubs of Union County through corporate sponsored online drives.
Press Release

MENDHAM, N.J., January 14, 2022 /3BL Media/ - YouGiveGoods, an innovative e-commerce charitable giving platform, announced that VP of Corporate and Community Partnerships Michelle Seideneck, was honored by Boys & Girls Clubs of Union County with its Outstanding Corporate Partner Award at their Annual Meeting held in December 2021.


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