An employee volunteer program (EVP) combines corporate goals with employee interests and community needs. Strong programs enact policies to support top-down corporate initiatives while still supporting employee-driven volunteerism. Volunteer Fairfax can help you build your employee volunteer program through technical assistance, presenting on the benefits to upper management, and talking about volunteer opportunities with your employees.
Helpful information is found in the article from The Corporation for National & Community Service.
The Corporate Citizenship Roundtable of Northern Virginia is a group of engaged business leaders, representing companies of all sizes from around the Northern Virginia Region. The Roundtable, convened by Volunteer Fairfax, meets quarterly to discuss and share best practices in employee volunteering and corporate social responsibility. All are welcome to attend. If you have any questions about this group, please contact Emily Davis.