[email protected] to Co-Host Tenth Annual Conference on Best Practices in Employee Giving

Alexandria, VA (January 11, 2011)Register today for the 10th anniversary of the annual [email protected] conference on best practices in employee engagement April 5-7, 2011 at the Conrad Hotel in Chicago.

This year’s conference theme is “A New Way Forward: Engaging Employees with Innovative Programs.”  Stephen Jordan, Executive Director of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Business Civic Leadership Center, will be a keynote speaker.

This premier networking event focuses on the trends, best practices and innovations in a variety of employee engagement programs including volunteerism, social media strategies and latest industry trends.  Participants have the opportunity to share ideas and network with other professionals while staying current on the hot topics and best models of employee engagement initiatives.

The corporate representatives on the Best Practices Advisory Council guide the planning of the seminar to ensure it meets the needs of corporations. Current members for 2011 include representatives from Accenture, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota, FINRA, JPMorgan Chase, Thomson Reuters and Zurich in North America. This year’s topics include maximizing the effectiveness of employee engagement programs, implementing the latest technology to support your program, and understanding the sustainability and viability of employee programs. Additionally, guest speakers will address how programs are evolving through a growing emphasis on corporate social responsibility as well as the changing face of corporate philanthropy.

The seminar attracts more than 75 thought leaders in the area of corporate social responsibility from across the country and provides a unique opportunity to interact with a group of dedicated professionals who come together to learn and share new ideas about effective workplace philanthropy.

For more information on the [email protected] conference, or to receive conference reports, please contact:
Tom Tobin
Senior Vice President of Development
Global Impact
[email protected]

About [email protected]

[email protected] is an alliance of four nonprofit federations that includes Global ImpactAmerica’s Charities, Community Health Charities, and EarthShare and serves as the cooperative voice for more than 2,000 international, national, and local charities. The alliance’s purpose is to provide employers with an efficient way to enhance their employee engagement programs and initiatives and to respond to growing employee interest in a wider range of giving options.

 

About Global Impact

Global Impact raises funds to meet critical humanitarian needs around the world. The organization funds more than 70 U.S.-based international charities through innovative partnerships and employee giving programs, and provides solutions to meet the unique giving needs of organizations and donors. In addition, Global Impact distributes charitable donations for some of America’s top corporations and administers one of the world’s largest workplace giving campaigns, the Combined Federal Campaign-Overseas. Since 1956, Global Impact has generated more than $1.5 billion to assure help for the world’s most vulnerable people.

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