News & Press Releases

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Please direct all media inquiries to the attention of Global Impact Director, Marketing & Communications, Micaela Vivero at 703.717.5265 or email [email protected].

KPMG Employees Participate in Red Nose Day to Support Children in Need

In a blog for the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation, Global Impact’s Amanda Meyer and Catherine Kahl write:

"It’s Red Nose Day! And, today, workplaces, families and communities across the U.S. are coming together to have fun and make a difference, raising money and awareness for children in need.

For corporations, running an employee engagement campaign for Red Nose Day is uniquely positioned to bring fun and creativity into the workplace, a huge appeal for employees to kick off the summer.

Igniting Employee Activism and Demonstrating Impact Take Precedence at 17th Annual Employee Engagement Summit

Leaders from American Express, Campbell Soup Company, the Coca-Cola Company, Johnson & Johnson and more to Drive Greater Employee Engagement and Social Impact at 2018 [email protected] Employee Engagement Summit in NYC

Supporting the Global Goals during Do More 24, May 17-18

Global Impact is excited to announce its role as a Community Partner for Do More 24 for the third year running. Do More 24 is an annual 24-hour online fundraiser taking place from noon, May 17, to noon, May 18, in the Washington metro area. As a nonprofit headquartered in northern Virginia, Global Impact is dedicated to supporting our community and world through this 24-hour giving initiative.

Connecting to donors in the wake of the new tax bill

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Last January, several provisions of the new tax bill went into effect, leaving many concerned about how this could alter the giving landscape. 

[email protected] Announces Speakers for Employee Engagement Summit

Leaders from American Express, Best Buy, The Guardian Life Insurance Company, Johnson & Johnson, New York Life, PwC to share insights

Rohingya Refugee Crisis

Thousands of Rohingya are fleeing the northern Rakine province of Myanmar to escape escalating violence and persecution in what the U.N. is calling “the world’s fastest growing refugee crisis.” Since August 2017, it’s estimated that more than half a million Rohingya have escaped over the border into Bangladesh. In just one month, at least 6,700 were killed, including 730 children under five years old.

Engage your employees on Red Nose Day this May 24

For the fourth year in a row, Global Impact is supporting employee engagement within U.S. corporations through Red Nose Day.