Building Impact Partners with MIT

Building Impact, the organization dedicated to strengthening communities around Greater Boston by providing individuals and companies with the knowledge and opportunity to volunteer, donate and connect in the buildings where they work or live, is partnering with MIT’s esteemed Executive MBA (EMBA) program to launch its 2nd annual “Leading with Impact” (LWI) week with MIT’s 

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Five Ways to Have an Impactful Day of Service

    Ensure Open Communication with the Non-Profit and Your Company When organizing a day of service and collaborating with a non-profit, it is essential to relay the number of volunteers participating, when participants are available and what your company would like to learn from the experience. Sending this information will allow the nonprofit to 

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Donation Drive Recap

Q1 Canned Food Donation Drive Brings in More Than 1,700 lbs of Food! Benefitting A Place to Turn, the Centre Street Food Pantry, and the Greater Boston Food Bank, the Q1 donation drive was a smashing success!  Generous office and employees at BI’s 50+ buildings around Greater Boston opened their pantries and donated over a 

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Carla Lopes, Ambassador of the Month

Carla Nery Lopes Reimbursement Project Specialist II, Boston Heart Diagnostics 175 Crossing Boulevard, Framingham 1.What is your favorite part of serving as our BI ambassador? Honestly, my favorite part is facilitating events where Boston Heart can come together and do something for our community! These activities are great team-building opportunities, which is wonderful. 2.What have 

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An Intern Perspective – Fall 2015

By Najah Valera As an intern here at Building Impact, I gained so much valuable experience that has changed the way I view professionalism entirely. I learned quickly there is a lot more expected of you than just the basics taught to college students. I realized the importance of making good impressions, how to graciously 

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Tech Gives Back

On Wednesday, September 10th, Building Impact was proud to support TUGG’s (Technology Underwriting Greater Good) 4th Annual Tech Gives Back day of service. The event was a huge success, as Building Impact collaborated with 40 of its Boston-area nonprofit partners to source projects for over 1,200 volunteers on this incredibly impactful day. Building Impact was able 

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Building Impact Debuts Video Depicting Benefits of Volunteerism

Building Impact, a non-profit that provides individuals and companies with the opportunity to volunteer, donate, and connect in the buildings where they work or live, launched a video highlighting the benefits of community service. The video was the result of a partnership with Press Pass TV and features Building Impact employees, volunteers and partners sharing 

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Why We Choose to Volunteer

By Tara Turner (AwareManager Ambassador) Every month we schedule an in-office Building Impact activity here at AwareManager.  These activities are perfect because everyone can take a little time out of their afternoon to participate. It can be so difficult to schedule activities outside of the office with everyone’s schedules, so this is perfect. This past 

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My Time at Building Impact – An Intern Perspective

By Kelly Monzella (Intern spring ’14) Interning at BI has been a truly valuable experience. I started working at BI with a lot of volunteer hours under my belt; I have spent countless evenings tutoring high school students, teaching elementary aged kids, and interacting with hospitalized toddlers. Even with an abundance of hands-on experience, I 

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