Ruth Stuart, Research Advisor - Learning and development at the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development writes about research conducted by her organisation.
Put May 15 2015 in your diary and make sure you're part of the UK's biggest ever day of employee volunteering!
Over 14,000 people volunteered their time and skills in UK schools, day centres and youth groups - and over 10,000 around the world.
Business in the Community’s Give & Gain Day is a celebration of the incredible power of employee volunteering. By getting unprecedented numbers of people out volunteering across the globe, we’re championing the talent, skill and energy found in business and the role it can play in helping communities prosper. The next Give & Gain Day is taking place on Friday 15th May 2015.
Give & Gain Day 2014 was another record breaking year, with more volunteers than ever taking part across the globe. You can read all about the day in our Impact Report, but here are just a few of the highlights:
26,278 employees were out on one day, a 19% increase in volunteer numbers from 2013,
Give & Gain Day activity happened in 32 countries,
Volunteers supported approximately 860 community organisations across the globe.
Give & Gain Day 2014 took place on Friday 16 May 2014.
Arsenal and Accenture
Football and employability training for people facing barriers such as homelessness.
Quicksons and RCT Homes give Mountain Ash YMCA a refurb.
Give & Gain Day 2014
See activity from across the UK on the 16 May 2014.
Give & Gain Day in the West of England
See how Give & Gain Day helped communities across the West of England.