Dec. 7, 2012
Cabot Creamery Cooperative
is pleased to announce the top performers in another inspiring round of
Reward Volunteers 2.0®
, a program created to reward volunteers for the work they do improving lives and communities. From
October 27 through November 27
, their combined efforts totaled 3,307 hours of volunteer work, benefiting 165 non-profit organizations across
the United States
"Reward Volunteers 2.0 participation was strong in November, continuing the trend from the previous two months," says
Director of Marketing/Integrated Services,
who worked with
-based startup, to create the Reward Volunteers 2.0 iPhone app and web widget. "With this month's activity, our total participation is up to 10,207 hours of community service by 303 individuals volunteering for 349 different organizations. Reward Volunteers 2.0 users are doing outstanding work in their local communities, and we're proud to honor their efforts."
Reward Volunteers uses
Connect to enable participants to log their volunteer activity and share the volunteer experience with friends via Facebook, email, and the app itself. The more hours logged, the more 'likes' and 'comments' received, and emails opened, the more likely participants are to win prizes each month, now until
January 27, 2013
, the day the final grand prizes are awarded. Reward Volunteers 2.0 is the second phase of the program; the first ran from
July 7, 2012
"As a cooperative,
believes strongly in community service," Neary said. "Day after day, the farm families who own
spend a portion of the little free-time they have volunteering throughout New England and
. With Reward Volunteers 2.0, we hope to inspire others to donate their time to a local charity or non-profit by rewarding those who give selflessly to their communities."
The November winners have been selected, and will receive a variety of prizes from Reward Volunteers 2.0 co-sponsors.