Corporate Volunteer Council

About the CVC

Founded in 1981, the Corporate Volunteer Council (CVC) is a coalition of business professional focused on corporate community engagement. CVC provides a space for best practice sharing, professional development and networking. We host monthly meetings on relevant corporate community engagement topics, organize and host networking socials for and provide access to relevant training for community engagement professionals.

The CVC is dedicated to fostering its members' committment to voluneerism by:

    -- Serving as a resource for companies expanding or developing volunteer programs.

    -- Providing education, training, and networking support for volunteer program managers.

    -- Collaborating with member organizations on community activities that meet social needs.

    -- Promoting and recognizing volunteerism within the business community.

Click here to download the CVC brochure.


Membership Benefits
Learn more about the advantages to becoming a member of CVC.
 

Become a Member
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Contact Us!
Becky Blumer
becky@handsonportland.org


Upcoming Events - 2015

 

Creatively Advocating for Your

Employee Volunteer Program

March 11, 11:30 - 1:30
 
Northwest Health Foundation, 221 NW 2nd Ave #300
 

Join us for our special CVC lunch session with speaker Julie VanDeLinder, VP, Client Services from VolunteerMatch in San Francisco and learn more about creatively advocating for your employee volunteer program.

Whether you run a new or mature volunteer program, you're always competing for stakeholder engagement and internal resouces.  Join Julie to learn strategies and share best practives around creative alignment to gain more support and resources for your program.  This interactive session will look at common corporate objectives that you can creatively hook your wagon onto for more support-- and learn a few effecitve tools to map at your plan.

VolunteerMatch is the Web’s largest volunteer engagement network, with more than 80,000 participating nonprofits, 150 network partners and 8 million visitors each year. Their web services and solutions make it easier for individuals, nonprofits and companies to make a difference.