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Volunteers Mobilize Across Community for Hands On Charlotte Day

April 17, 2019

Ever since she was a little girl, Brittany Bumphus has liked helping people in her community. Now an adult with a successful career in Charlotte,…

Driving Employee Engagement Through Volunteerism

April 15, 2019

Supporting the community through volunteerism is a value more and more companies in the Charlotte region are intentionally including in their workplace culture, and rightly…

Boosting engagement through unique volunteer initiatives

April 12, 2019

It’s no surprise to business leaders that engaged employees make better team members. Increasingly, people want to work for companies and organizations that give back…

Is volunteering the new happy hour?

April 11, 2019

For centuries, the workforce has engaged in after-hours events to relax from a hard day’s work and get to know colleagues on a more personal…

Local Volunteers Honored at United Way Volunteer Appreciation Breakfast

April 10, 2019

Every day, volunteers play an integral role in strengthening communities and making a difference in the lives of others.   United Way of Central Carolinas…

Hundreds of volunteers pitch in for 16th annual Charlotte Playground Build

April 8, 2019

Despite gray clouds and rain showers, hundreds of volunteers were not deterred from building a student-designed playground in one day at Barringer Academic Center in…

Charlotte Celebrates National Volunteer Week in a BIG Way

April 7, 2019

National Volunteer Week. DO GOOD Week. United Way Volunteer Week.   It doesn’t matter what you call it, it matters that you get involved.  …

Dixon Hughes Goodman Leads by Philanthropic Example

April 1, 2019

Dixon Hughes Goodman’s passion to serve goes well beyond the work the company does for their clients. The accounting firm is enthusiastic about supporting the…

United Way Celebrates Union County Donors and Volunteers

March 29, 2019

The passion, commitment and hard work United Way donors and volunteers show in Union County doesn’t go unnoticed.   Continuing an annual tradition, United Way…

Elliott Davis Takes Philanthropic Efforts to Next Level

March 28, 2019

Elliott Davis fosters an inclusive and progressive culture of giving back to the communities in the company’s southeastern footprint. The accounting firm takes the time…