Empower Staff with an Individual Employee Volunteer Program

Employees increasingly expect their company to support them in giving back to the causes they care about. So, how do companies design an employee giving program that meets strategic business goals and ensures employees are engaged? One strategy that we love is to design an Individual Employee Volunteer Program. The most common feature of an […]

Non-Profit Highlight | Junior Achievement British Columbia – Vancouver Island

This week’s Non-Profit Highlight celebrates the 100th anniversary of Junior Achievement BC (JABC)!  We spoke with the Director of Community Engagement of JABC, Cheryl Borgmann, about how they work to ensure that the natural world will continue to be preserved for its own intrinsic value and for the benefit of all. Junior Achievement BC — 100 Years […]

5 Reasons An Employee Volunteer Program is Good for Your Bottom Line

Employees no longer see workplace volunteering as desirable, but as an expectation. The scope of causes employees support and the ways they want to give back are widening, from speaking out on Social Media to volunteering time on the weekend, to offering a pro-bono service to organizing team fundraising events. So too, must your business […]

Non-Profit Highlight | Northwest Wildlife Preservation Society

We are excited to feature the Northwest Wildlife Preservation Society in this week’s Non-Profit Highlight.  We spoke with the Executive Director of the Northwest Wildlife Preservation Society (NWPS), Kristine Krynitzki, about how they work to ensure that the natural world will continue to be preserved for its own intrinsic value and for the benefit of all. Northwest Wildlife […]

Non-Profit Highlight | Contemporary Art Gallery, Vancouver

This week’s Non-Profit Highlight features Contemporary Art Gallery, Vancouver (CAG). At HeartPress, we love sharing the community-focused work of non-profit organizations in BC. We asked CAG’s Development Officer, Brett Clark, about CAG’s commitment to the enrichment Vancouver’s culture and about the Gallery’s upcoming projects. Contemporary Art Gallery, Vancouver  — Art for Everyone CAG is an independent, non-profit public […]

Tech & Philanthropy: Giving in the Tech Sector

On Thursday, January 24th 2019, HeartPress teamed up with NetSquared Victoria to create an event that enabled businesses and non-profits to speak the same language. Afterwards, we sat down with one of the panelists, Britt Shannon, Director of Customer Success, to discuss philanthropy at Race Roster. Tech & Philanthropy: Giving in the Tech Sector One of Victoria’s […]

Non-Profit Highlight | New View Society

We’re celebrating Bell Let’s Talk Day by sharing the work of the New View Society, an organization who believes that the greater health of communities is a result of individuals’ mental health. We spoke with the Executive Director of the New View Society, Tiffany Melius, about the organization’s commitment to their community and about their belief in the resiliency of individuals.  […]

Non-Profit Highlight | Decoda Literacy Solutions

To celebrate Family Literacy Week 2019, we’re featuring Decoda Literacy Solutions in our latest Non-Profit Highlight. Family Literacy Week raises awareness of the importance of reading and engaging in other literacy-related activities as a family.  We spoke with Decoda Literacy Solutions’ Director of Fund Development, Gail Hanney, about the organization’s dedication to literacy across BC.  Decoda Literacy Solutions […]

Non-Profit Highlight | Dress for Success Vancouver

Our latest Non-Profit Highlight is with Dress for Success Vancouver. We are constantly inspired by incredible organizations in BC that make a positive impact in the community.  We spoke with Dress for Success Vancouver’s Manager of Marketing and Communications, Natasha Irvine, about the organization’s commitment and contribution to women in Vancouver. Dress for Success Vancouver  — Empowering […]

Non-Profit Highlight | Mercy Ships Canada

We’re sharing Mercy Ships Canada in our latest Non-Profit Highlight. At HeartPress PR, we’re always inspired by the support that non-profits are providing to communities, and we love spreading this inspiration by showcasing their incredible work.  We were lucky to speak with the Director of Advancement of Mercy Ships Canada, Colleen Bronson, about the organization’s mission, obstacles and rewarding […]