Groupon Phoenix Volunteers with Habitat for Humanity

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

Breadcrumb and Groupon: Volunteering with Habitat for Humanity

at August 25th, 2014

Groupon had its start in the idea that people coming together can build something larger than individuals working alone, and that idea of group service is still at the heart of our culture as a company. Through our Employee Volunteer Program, Groupon employees have committed to volunteering 10,000 hours in 2014 through a variety of… Read More

Riding Along for a Cause: A Chat with Eric H., Groupon Restaurant Consultant and Volunteer

at May 29th, 2014

A few weeks ago, Eric H., National Restaurant Consultant in Sales, volunteered with Groupon partner City Harvest on a full-day, food delivery ride-along. Eric connected with City Harvest through Groupon Grassroots’ One Groupon, One Meal campaign, and spent his day delivering food to food banks and daycares in NYC. We chatted with him about his… Read More

Groupon Recruiting Saves the Bay

at May 19th, 2014

As part of Groupon’s Volunteer-a-thon goal of 10,000 volunteer hours by employees in 2014, our Palo Alto Recruiting team helped out with the Save the Bay movement. Lindsay, a technical campus recruiter on our #GrouponU team, tells us more: On Wednesday, May 14th, the Palo Alto Recruiting Team (above) embarked on a journey to Save The… Read More

Groupon Employee Spotlight: 2013 Social Innovation All-Stars

at January 24th, 2014

Groupon’s corporate social responsibility department, aka the Social Innovation team, partners with departments and Groupon employees to further our work in strengthening local communities, connecting customers to their neighborhoods, and making Groupon a better place to work. In 2013, the Social Innovation team had the chance to work with many amazing Groupon employees—many of whom… Read More

Movember Goes Global At Groupon

at November 15th, 2013

By: Danielle Carlson This month, Groupon employees from around the globe are growing and grooming mustaches as Mo’ Bros to raise awareness about testicular and prostate cancer, and fundraise for innovative research.  Employees can also sign up to be Mo’s Sistas, and wear fake mustaches while also raising funds. This yearly initiative is popular with… Read More

Groupon Grassroots Goes Global

at June 10th, 2013

Today marks the kickoff of the first ever global campaign for Groupon Grassroots, combining the efforts of many Groupon countries (24 to be exact) across the globe to help out the World Wildlife Fund (no, not that WWF). Philanthropy and community are at the heart of Groupon and began with Groupon’s great uncle, The Point, a fundraising… Read More

Social Innovation Talk With Stacy Ratner of Open Books

at February 18th, 2013

“If you have the chance to do something that makes a difference in the world, that makes all the difference.” – Stacy Ratner Last week, Groupon’s Social Innovation Team partnered with our newest Employee Resource Group, Blacks in Groupon, to sponsor the first event in their series of talks, discussions, and workshops with social entrepreneurs…. Read More