Submitted by cmurphy on Sun, 2012-06-17 16:00
Today's post is written by Glenn Tilton, chairman of the Midwest for JPMorgan Chase.
Throughout the economic downturn and continuing recovery, individuals and organizations have looked to the volunteer sector to address community needs. While nonprofits have stepped in to help, the challenge of how civic engagement can build a stronger economy, more highly skilled and versatile workers, and create economic benefits remains.
Submitted by lauren.williams on Tue, 2012-06-12 08:00
When you attend the sessions featured in our economic opportunity track at this year’s National Conference of Volunteering and Service
, you will learn how to manage your family’s finances and taxes, how to create economic opportunity for immigrants, how nonprofits can help with financial sustainability and much more. Check out some of the sessions focused on economic opportunity listed here:
Volunteerism and Economic Development