Civil Engagement and Volunteer Service
Business leaders spoke at a form to launch a “Business Strengthening America” campaign and to encourage civic activity and… read more
Business leaders spoke at a form to launch a “Business Strengthening America” campaign and to encourage civic activity and volunteer efforts. Among the topics they addressed were building programs to encourage business employees to volunteer in the community, the benefits of volunteer programs to both community and business, and sharing information on volunteer programs across corporate America. Following their remarks they answered questions from the audience.
President Bush then spoke about the value of civic participation and volunteerism. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Stephen "Steve" M. Case Chair AOL-Time Warner
- Jeff Crowe Vice President U.S. Chamber of Commerce
- Donald L. Evans Secretary Department of Commerce
- Sherry Gilchrist President African-American Chamber of Commerce->Chattanooga, TN
- Jeffery Swartz President and CEO Timberland Company
- Ken Thompson President and CEO Watchovia
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