Day: June 16, 2011

Pro Bono and Employee Engagement

Last Friday, our friends at Deloitte* celebrated their 12th annual IMPACT Day, a national day of service during which employees devote the day to volunteerism.  More than 50,000 employees participated this year, volunteering at more than 800 events nationwide.  Some of these volunteer projects were skills-based and allowed employees to use their business knowledge and expertise in order to help a good cause—in other words, they were pro bono projects. IMPACT Day encourages Deloitte employees to contribute to their communities, but the benefits don’t stop there.  Each year, Deloitte conducts its IMPACT Survey to explore trends and issues in corporate philanthropy.  Deloitte’s 2011

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