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Creating Impact Through Volunteering – Part 2: Employees’ Journey in the Wider Community

In this series of blogs we share what we’ve learned about the impact of corporate volunteering on three key stakeholders: employees as volunteers, the businesses that supports their employees to volunteer and our partner community organizations. In the final blog I’ll explore how United Way has responded to increase employee and corporate engagement in community to create great community impact.

Rock Stars in Nashville

It’s hard to think of an academic as a rock star, but that’s how Mark Kramer was received at the United Way Community Leaders Conference in Nashville in early May 2012. Perhaps it was because we were in the U.S. County Music Capital (Dolly Parton made an appearance as well, but that’s another story altogether).