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8 Great Ways to Support Your Employees During Mental Health Awareness Month and Beyond 

May is Mental Health Awareness Month or Mental Health Month in the United States. It’s a time to talk about the importance of mental wellbeing and reduce the stigma around mental illness. That’s a wonderful cause—but what does it have to do with your company?   As you know, if we want to retain our employees and increase their satisfaction at work, […]

11 Easy Ways to Create a More Engaged and Loyal Workforce with Volunteering

As a leader in workplace giving and employee engagement, Uncommon Giving is committed to helping companies support their employees desire to make a positive impact in their communities. In doing so, employers will create a more engaged and loyal workforce, improve the well-being and productivity of their employees, and enhance their brand reputation.  Here are 11 simple […]

Creating a Company Culture using the Power of Purpose

IT’S TIME TO RETHINK YOUR CULTURE – BECAUSE YOUR PEOPLE ALREADY HAVE.   Companies are going to great lengths in the pursuit (and retention) of good talent. It feels like it happened overnight. “Perks Culture” has become the status quo, and companies are engaging in what feels like a satirical display of one-upping each other with […]

Engage your employees with the benefits of year-end charitable giving 

Providing employees an easy and inclusive way to make charitable donations is an expectation. In fact, 71% of employees say it’s imperative or very important to work where the culture is supportive of giving and volunteering. Year-end giving is a great time to launch or expand your company’s charitable giving program.   Employers can encourage […]

4 Ways to Promote Workplace Generosity

Labor Day, celebrated on the first Monday of September, marks the achievements and importance of American workers. It’s a time for employees to enjoy well-deserved time off, but it’s also an opportunity to think about how to make your company a better place to work. Workplace Generosity is not only good for communities; it helps […]

3 Ways to Support Your Favorite Nonprofit

August 17 is National Nonprofit Day, recognizing the positive impact nonprofit organizations have both in our local communities and around the globe. As we continue to recover from the COVID-19 pandemic, the critical role nonprofits play in our society is even more apparent. So how can you help your favorite nonprofits this month, or find […]

Nonprofit Spotlight: Military Warriors Support Foundation

This week, we are highlighting another amazing nonprofit, Military Warriors Support Foundation, who works to support combat-wounded U.S. military service members and Gold Star families by offering programs that facilitate a successful transition back to civilian life. The programs at Military Warriors Support Foundation focus on housing and homeownership, recreational activities, transportation assistance, and leadership development. […]

Nonprofit Spotlight: Carry the Cross Ministries

This month, we are placing the spotlight on Jason and Courtney Neland, co-founders of Carry the Cross Ministries.  Carry the Cross (CTC) is a faith-based organization that exists to serve children, families, and young adults who have experienced trauma and are trying to overcome life’s most difficult trials. We know that nonprofit leaders have a passion […]

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