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Five strategies for skills-based volunteering: Lessons learned from Cloudera Cares first-ever Global Day of Service

Categories: Corporate Events Philanthropy

Corporate volunteering is on the rise. However, only half of companies encourage their employees to participate in skills-based volunteering – defined as employees applying their abilities and specialized talents to challenges facing their communities. As the Program Manager for Cloudera Cares, Cloudera’s employee giving and volunteering program at the Cloudera Foundation, I believe that we…

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Industry, Academia and Public Sector unite in the battle against infectious diseases

Categories: General Partners

With the third baby born in the US with microcephaly related to Zika virus, the disease is again making headlines. Researchers are working diligently to find prevention and treatment methods, and as is for any research, collaboration and data sharing are critical to this process. I learned recently at a Zika Hackathon, hosted by Cloudera…

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