Top Tools and Resources for Companies

Principles of Excellence in Workplace Volunteering

April 1, 2012
These are the guiding principles in workplace volunteering and serve as the criteria for the Corporate Awards of Excellence in Workplace Volunteering.

Trends of Excellence Series

April 1, 2012
Trends of Excellence in Employee Volunteering, is a series of reports compiled by the Points of Light Business Member program. The series analyzes employee volunteer programs (EVPs) to identify the practices associated with excellence. Volume 1 – Basic EVP Infrastructure Volume 2 – EVP...

Global Companies Volunteering Globally: The Final Report of the Global Corporate Volunteering Research Project

April 1, 2012
This new report was released by The Global Corporate Volunteer Council of the International Association for Volunteer Effort and is a qualitative piece of work, filled with inspiring examples of the myriad ways companies are carrying out corporate volunteering in all regions of the world.

The Principles of Excellence for Corporate Volunteer Councils

April 1, 2012
The Principles of Excellence for Corporate Volunteer Councils serve as benchmarks for CVCs, guiding their work to improve and expand their organization.

The Role of Corporate Volunteer Councils

April 1, 2012
This is an overview of what a Corporate Volunteer Council is, how it works and how partnerships between Corporate Volunteer Councils and companies can solve community issues.

Skills-Based Volunteering: A New Generation of Service

April 1, 2012
This training session provides you with an overview of Skills-Based Volunteering (SBV), how it can benefit you, your company or nonprofit organization, and the community, as well as outlines strategies for implementing and managing SBV programs.

Top Seven Trends Affecting Employee Volunteer Programs

April 2, 2012
This Points of Light publication examined the top seven trends affecting employee volunteer program on skills-based volunteering, disaster response, measurement, diversity in volunteering, leadership roles.