Volunteer Excellence


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Nominations are closed for the 2018 IBM Volunteer Excellence Awards (to be awarded in 2019). Thank you very much for telling us about your candidate if you submitted a nomination. No more nominations are being accepted for 2018.

The winners will be announced here and on ibm.com in April 2019.

Every year the IBM Volunteer Excellence Award program recognizes individual and team volunteers who best exemplify the IBM values of dedication, innovation and trust in their volunteer work.

Please visit IBM Stories of Service to find summaries about the most recent winners of the IBM Volunteer Excellence Award.


Volunteer Stories

Learn more about what IBM employees and retirees are doing in their communities around the world. Each image is accompanied by one of the 17 United Nations' Sustainable Development Goal icons most closely related to the story.

News Stories

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Fighting human trafficking: good tech and great thinkers

IBM, Stop the Traffik and industry partners are using technology to combat human trafficking.

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Engineers Week—resources and a new kit are available now!

IBM has volunteer activities and resources for Engineers Week 2019 through the end of March.

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IBM volunteers: take a bow on 5 December

Share your 2018 volunteer impact on social media and celebrate International Volunteer Day.

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IBMers hit the beach in Los Angeles to clean the coast

IBM volunteers joined thousands of others spread throughout California on Coastal Cleanup Day.