Technology for Good: James Rooney, Microsoft - 2013 VolunteerMatch Client Summit

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Interview with James Rooney, Program Manager for the Technology for Good Program at the Microsoft Corporation, at the 2013 VolunteerMatch Client Summit in New York City. James describes the Client Summit as a great opportunity for himself and Microsoft to learn and share best practices from others in the "VolunteerMatch family."

James also talks about the newest partnership between VolunteerMatch and Microsoft on the HelpBridge mobile app for disaster preparedness and response.

2013 VolunteerMatch Client Summit Insights: Preparing Your Community for an Emergency

At the 2013 VolunteerMatch Client Summit in New York City we welcomed a handful of experts and thought leaders in the fields of CSR and employee engagement to hold “Best Practice Café” sessions with our client attendees.

At the 2013 VolunteerMatch Client Summit in New York City we welcomed a handful of experts and thought leaders in the fields of CSR and employee engagement to hold “Best Practice Café”sessions with our client attendees. 

Flexible and Genuine: Building a Strong Signature Program

2013 CECP Summit: Ahead, Together

The 2013 CECP Summit: Ahead, Together, brought chairs of foundations, CEOs, and corporate responsbility experts to NYC to discuss how to make corporate giving more effective. At a session on June 4, Eva Tansky Blum, EVP & Director of Community Affairs at PNC Bank and Lori Forte Harnick, General Manager for Citizenship & Public Affairs at Microsoft shared their insights during Adapting Signature Programs to New Realities, a panel moderated by Carol Cone, Global Practice Chair of Edelman Business + Social Purpose for Edelman.

Tech Corps Lead the Way with New Sustainable Sourcing Strategies - CSR Minute for April 17, 2013


Tantalum and Section 1052: these two very obscure terms are getting a lot of attention from over 6,000 U.S. and global companies these days, especially from those in the electronics sector. Section 1052 is the clause of the Dodd-Frank Act that requires the SEC to issue disclosure and audit requirements for publicly traded companies that manufacture products containing conflict minerals.

Business4Better Announces Underwriters for Its Inaugural Conference

Microsoft, Disneyland, Avnet, HCL Technologies, Pimco Foundation and Teva Pharmaceutical Industries join Social Innovation and Community Engagement Movement
Press Release

SAN FRANCISCO, April 15, 2013 /3BL Media/ PRNewswire/ -- Business4Better (B4B), the non-commercial community partnership movement event produced by UBM plc, welcomes underwriters for the Business4Better Conference, Expo and Movement.

Meet the 2013 VolunteerMatch Client Summit Speakers: Stacie Kronthal


On May 16-17, 2013 VolunteerMatch will gather its corporate clients for a day and a half of learning, sharing and networking.

Liberty Global Helps Young People to Manage Their Digital Identity

Partner of new ‘Get Online Week’ Alliance
Press Release

Amsterdam, March 19, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Liberty Global, Inc. (“Liberty Global”) (NASDAQ: LBTYA, LBTYB and LBTYK), the leading international cable company, has joined forces with Microsoft and Accenture to support Get Online Week (GOW2013) and empower young people to develop a secure and responsible digital identity.

Microsoft on the Issues Blog: One Billion and Counting…


Posted by Lisa Brummel

Chief People Officer, Microsoft

In October of last year, we marked the 30th Employee Giving Campaign and celebrated a major milestone: $1 billion in cash raised by U.S. employees and our company match for more than 31,000 global nonprofit and community organizations since the start of the campaign in 1983.

The New Office is Now Available for Nonprofits


The new Office is now available for nonprofits

Microsoft Citizenship Team

We’re excited to announce the availability of the new Office desktop applications for nonprofits through the Microsoft software donation program.

Students Make Big Impact in Intercollegiate Volunteering Challenge


A competition to promote social and environmental responsibility on college campuses is launching on Monday, Jan. 22.


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