Connecting businesses and professionals to volunteer opportunities.

January 5, 2016 - We're so pleased to share that effective this week, the CVC is now formally operating as a program offering of Leadership Montgomery! Please pardon our dust as we work to bring our technologies together.

For more information, contact Sarah Burnett at or 301-881-3333.

Award Categories

Sole Proprietor

This award will recognize the contributions made by a member sole proprietor.. In this category, the strategy portion of our award selection criteria is most heavily weighted by our award selection committee.


This award will recognize a member company whose employee volunteer program has demonstrated growth in our award selection criteria categories in the past program year.


This award will recognize a member company that has implemented a new angle or approach to employee volunteerism in one or more of our award selection criteria categories.

Partnership of the Year

This award will recognize a member company and their nonprofit partner as considered through our award selection criteria.

Award Selection Criteria


  • Is the employee volunteer program (EVP) aligned with business objectives?
    • Contribute to build Brand/corporate visibility?
    • Enhance employee engagement and retention?
    • Support a license to operate?
  • Is there alignment with community need?
  • Are resources/potential partners leveraged?
    • Utilizing the CVC network and resources?
    • Collaborating with related non-profit or businesses?


  • Does top management/executive support the EVP?
  • Are efforts combined with financial/in-kind support?
  • Does the EVP have metrics in place and are results evaluated?
  • Are there recognition/awards program opportunities for employee volunteers?
  • Are efforts communicated internally and externally?

Other Considerations

  • Innovative approach?
  • What is the percentage of participation?
  • How many hours were volunteered?





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Corporate Volunteer Council of Montgomery County is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. | TIN 52-1482514 

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