A Year in Review | 2016 Employee Volunteer Program Recap

at January 30th, 2017

  Our Social Responsibility mission is simple: to help people and communities thrive and prosper. We do this through a secret formula of employee do-goodery, responsible business practices, customer collaboration and nonprofit investment. 2016 has been an exciting year for Groupon’s Employee Volunteer Program – a year of increased engagement and more significant impact in… Read More


Groupon Intern Blog: Meet Jenny…rising senior at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign learning while making an impact!

at August 26th, 2016

The #GrouponU Blog is back for 2016! We’ll regularly feature a Groupon intern or recent college grad telling you about their experience tackling challenging problems and working with our teams.   Who are you? My name is Jenny Cheng and I’m a rising senior in Computer Science at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. I’m an… Read More


Groupon Phoenix Volunteers with Habitat for Humanity

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at March 16th, 2016

In late February, members of our Groupon Phoenix office had the amazing opportunity to volunteer with Habitat for Humanity of Central Arizona. Jessy Gheen, one of our Phoenix Account Executives, shares the experience of helping a family build their home. Jamel Jibba was born in Ethiopia and moved to Phoenix, Arizona with his family a few… Read More


Groupon Volunteer Spotlight: Devin Breen and the CHIditarod

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at March 14th, 2016

Written by: Alicia Koch, Program Coordinator, Employee & Community Engagement Photo by Bartek Karas This past weekend, 535 Chicagoans ran through the streets of the Wicker Park and Ukrainian Village neighborhoods in costumes pushing shopping carts full of canned food for the 11th annual CHIditarod. Founded and led by Groupon Senior Software Engineer, Devin Breen,… Read More


Groupon Volunteer-a-Thon: Why Carol Volunteers

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at June 30th, 2015

This June, in celebration of Groupon’s Super-Competitive, Very Serious Employee Volunteer-a-thon, we will be featuring one employee each day who will share why they volunteer. Groupon’s Employee Volunteer-a-thon is how we harness our collective employee power for positive change and highlight the great work being done in communities in which employees live, work, and play…. Read More


Groupon Volunteer-a-Thon: Why Prasanth Volunteers

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at June 29th, 2015

This June, in celebration of Groupon’s Super-Competitive, Very Serious Employee Volunteer-a-thon, we will be featuring one employee each day who will share why they volunteer. Groupon’s Employee Volunteer-a-thon is how we harness our collective employee power for positive change and highlight the great work being done in communities in which employees live, work, and play…. Read More


Groupon Volunteer-a-Thon: Why Dan Volunteers

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at June 26th, 2015

This June, in celebration of Groupon’s Super-Competitive, Very Serious Employee Volunteer-a-thon, we will be featuring one employee each day who will share why they volunteer. Groupon’s Employee Volunteer-a-thon is how we harness our collective employee power for positive change and highlight the great work being done in communities in which employees live, work, and play…. Read More


Groupon Volunteer-a-Thon: Why Irene Volunteers

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at June 25th, 2015

This June, in celebration of Groupon’s Super-Competitive, Very Serious Employee Volunteer-a-thon, we will be featuring one employee each day who will share why they volunteer. Groupon’s Employee Volunteer-a-thon is how we harness our collective employee power for positive change and highlight the great work being done in communities in which employees live, work, and play…. Read More


Groupon Volunteer-a-Thon: Why Ryan Volunteers

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at June 24th, 2015

This June, in celebration of Groupon’s Super-Competitive, Very Serious Employee Volunteer-a-thon, we will be featuring one employee each day who will share why they volunteer. Groupon’s Employee Volunteer-a-thon is how we harness our collective employee power for positive change and highlight the great work being done in communities in which employees live, work, and play…. Read More


Groupon Volunteer-a-Thon: Why Melissa Volunteers

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at June 23rd, 2015

This June, in celebration of Groupon’s Super-Competitive, Very Serious Employee Volunteer-a-thon, we will be featuring one employee each day who will share why they volunteer. Groupon’s Employee Volunteer-a-thon is how we harness our collective employee power for positive change and highlight the great work being done in communities in which employees live, work, and play…. Read More