Skills-Based Volunteerism (SBV) is becoming a key strategy that companies across the nation are using to deepen their engagement with communities while building the skills and talents of their employees. Join Common Impact and Fidelity Investments to learn how companies create, grow and evaluate skills-based volunteer programs that fit their culture, core business, and community strategies. Common Impact will share the different models companies can use to approach SBV, the barriers they face, and the tools and resources available to help overcome them. Common Impact’s long-time partner, Fidelity Investments, will share how SBV helps the company to achieve its community engagement goals. This webinar will help both companies and individuals unlock the power of strategic cross-sector partnerships and skills-based service in the areas where you live and work.
Executive Director, Common Impact
Danielle Holly serves as the Executive Director at Common Impact, an organization building stronger communities by facilitating collaborations between global companies and locally focused nonprofits. She works closely with Common Impact's corporate partners to develop strategic community partnerships, develop employees' talents, and help them to achieve both their business and community impact goals. Danielle is considered one of the leading experts on skills-based volunteerism and has helped numerous corporations and nonprofits navigate the new era in skills-based volunteering.
Laura (Hudson) Hamre
Senior Director, Community Relations, Fidelity Investments
A 7-year veteran of Fidelity Investments, Laura Hudson Hamre serves as Senior Director, Community Relations supporting 11 regions across the United States. Ms. Hamre crafts strategy in support of national community outreach efforts engaging employee volunteers. Her role also includes managing the firm’s relationship with HandsOn Network and overseeing the signature School Transformation Days.