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Category Archives: Working Together for Good

Black History Month Activities to Enrich the Future

Posted on January 14th, 2015

Posted by Bethany Johnson, guest blogger The best way to teach history is to become a part of it. That’s why every February, my family celebrates Black History Month by emphasizing how this history contributes to our daily lives and by doing something that will play a role in the future of Black History. After all, […]

Five Volunteer Resources That Make Community Service Easy

Posted on January 8th, 2015

Posted by Sher Warkentin, guest blogger According to the US Department of Labor, volunteering isn’t the fastest-growing sector. Although it may seem like community service is a big commitment, it doesn’t have to be an overwhelming activity. These volunteer resources make it easier than ever to give back and make a difference. Find Your Perfect Match […]

Why Goodness has been Good for Tom’s of Maine

Posted on January 2nd, 2015

Posted by Tom, Chief Executive Officer When Tom and Kate Chappell founded Tom’s of Maine it was their personal values that drove many of the company’s social and environmental practices. I started at the company in 1997, and while I had developed my professional skills working for a large corporation, it was this commitment to […]