A “Blessing” Comes To Life Thanks to Cisco
This Cisco employee got to meet her sponsor child, Blessing, thanks to Cisco's program of time off to volunteer.
The Adventures Of Cisco Employees and a Tuk Tuk Through India
Cisconians Kevin B. and Jon-Paul P. are using their Cisco time off to volunteer by driving a tuk-tuk through India. Follow their daily adventures.
Giving Back, Cisco Style, In Your Own Community
Time off to give back. We talk about it on this blog a lot, because employees love the...
Going Back to Summer Camp as a Cisco Employee – GenCyber Camp That Is
An issue I can relate to – the lack of women in cybersecurity. While women represented 25% of computing professionals in 2015, they only represented 10% of the information security...
Galway Shoots a “GOAL!”
At its heart, Irish culture has a very strong love of sport. While the Irish are very passionate about it, sometimes our success is disproportionate to the size of our love and our population. But that doesn’t stop us! Because the sporting community has a strong sense of volunteerism, it’s the foundation of many of […]
Cisco China Embraces Cisco’s Giving Back Philosophy
Cisco has always followed a philosophy of giving back to the community, and in recent years, Cisco China has participated in various community and volunteer programs including: Hands on Shanghai (HOS), River of Hearts (ROH), One Heart Gift Bag, Hiking for One Egg, etc. Giving makes a difference, and with lots of love and warm hearts, “Helping […]
Cisco Volunteers Help Stop Hunger before the Holidays
This Thanksgiving, many of us will celebrate with our friends and family. We’ll gather and enjoy roasted turkey, creamy mashed potatoes, and a slice of grandma’s pumpkin pie for dessert. Unfortunately, 805 million around the world don’t have enough to eat. Last week, I learned that we can change that. I participated in the StopHungerNow […]
Three Cisco Employee Volunteers Recognized as “Citizen Teachers of the Year” by Citizen Schools
Three Cisco employees were recently named “Cisco Citizen Teachers of the Year” by Citizen Schools, one of Cisco’s longtime nonprofit education partners. More than 125 volunteers from Cisco have stepped out of their jobs as engineers, sales executives, and technology professionals to become mentors and “Citizen Teachers,” leading groups of students in 10-week “apprenticeship” classes. […]