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Perficient Team Cooks a Meal for a Good Cause

A group of our Chicago-based colleagues recently volunteered at La Casa Norte, an organization that offers housing resources and opportunities to youth and families who are at-risk or experiencing homelessness throughout Chicago. The community-based organization offers permanent, transitional, and emergency housing options that aim to support its clients as they work towards long-term stability and […]

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Perficient Team Spends Day with Habitat for Humanity

Colleagues from our Columbus, Ohio office recently decided to give back to the community and learn new skills by building a house. A team of nine volunteered with Habitat for Humanity for a day to form stronger connections with each other and their local community. They worked on various tasks throughout the construction site, tackling […]

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Perficient Colleagues Give Back to Anti-Cruelty Society of Chicago

Twenty-five Perficient teammates recently joined together to give back to the Anti-Cruelty Society of Chicago. Colleagues hosted an in-office crafting party during which they put together dog and cat beds, so the animals would have a warm place to lay down this winter while they are waiting for their forever homes. Together, our colleagues made […]

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3 Reasons “Team Perficient” Runners Returned to the Starting Line

Nearly 20 Chicago-based Perficient colleagues participated in the 2019 installment of the annual J.P. Morgan Corporate Challenge Race. This was the second year they ran together as Team Perficient. Colleagues had many reasons for taking part. Among the motivators: 1. Running for a Good Cause Team Perficient joined more than 28,000 competitors from the business […]

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Perficient St. Louis Team Gives Families a Stress-Free Start to School Year

Our St. Louis colleagues kept an annual tradition going strong this year, as they joined together again to collect school supplies for families in need. Team members across all departments donated nearly $900 worth of markers, backpacks, pencils, glue, notebooks, and more to Circle Of Concern, a food pantry that aids low-income families living in west […]

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How My Perficient Team is Helping a Local Non-Profit Fight Hunger

A group of my colleagues in the Perficient Denver office took on an extremely rewarding pro-bono project in October 2017 with We Don’t Waste (WDW). The local non-profit collects excess food from venues, caterers, restaurants, and other outlets and redistributes quality items to underserved populations in Denver. How We Got Involved One of our Management […]

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How a Habitat for Humanity Build Brought My Team Closer Together

Volunteering together is a great way to build relationships with your colleagues. You get to know things about co-workers that would never have come up in a typical workday discussion. Our Perficient Atlanta team had the opportunity to do just that during a recent volunteer initiative with our local Habitat for Humanity. For years I’ve […]

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How 3 Perficient Colleagues Use Their Tech Skills to Give Back

In the digital age, charity organizations have a strong need for technology support. Here’s how three of our Perficient Minneapolis colleagues are using their technical and business skills for the greater good of their community: Tools Designed for Compatible Technology International Aid Developing Nations Art Quinn, General Manager Art has been a longtime volunteer with Compatible […]

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Food Drive Gives Civic-Minded Perficient Consultants a Chance to Give Back

In less than one week, our Indianapolis team collected nearly 124 pounds of food for Open Doors of Washington Township. The organization strives to improve the quality of life for Washington Township residents in Westfield, IN, through food and clothing assistance, referral to community services, and spiritual guidance. Even though we all have busy lives […]

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Perficient Irvine Team Volunteers to Help Veterans

Veterans Day is an opportunity for me to reflect and share my gratitude for the sacrifices that our service members have provided in defending our freedoms. I work out of our Irvine office in sunny Southern California, where our philanthropy committee is always looking to give back to the local community. In the past, we’ve […]

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Perficient Irvine Team Walks to Find a Cure for Breast Cancer

According to U.S. government statistics, one in eight women will develop breast cancer in their lives. From neighbors to colleagues to friends, breast cancer can affect someone we know and results in nearly 40,000 deaths per year, second behind lung cancer. Numerous support organizations including Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure have stepped up […]

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Perficient Atlanta Team Helps Pack 8,000 Meals at Local Food Bank

The Atlanta Community Food Bank helps serve thousands by providing food to those in need throughout metro Atlanta and north Georgia. Food is donated and collected at a massive facility near central Atlanta and then sorted and packed into boxes to be distributed by various partner agencies to low-income Georgia citizens. The food is sorted […]

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Perficient Charlotte Colleagues Support WSOC-TV School Tools Collection

No matter the cause, I can always count on my colleagues at our Perficient Charlotte office to pitch in for any volunteer opportunities that come our way. One of our most recent community initiatives involved sorting hundreds of boxes of school supplies that were donated by local businesses and individuals. Local station WSOC-TV collected the supplies and […]

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Perficient Detroit Team Donates School Supplies to Peace Neighborhood Center

Our Detroit team recently ran a school supply drive for Peace Neighborhood Center, a local organization that provides programs for children, families, and individuals who are affected by social and economic problems. The collection included high-quality backpacks and assorted school supplies for the center’s College and Career Prep Club as a part of an annual […]

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Perficient St. Louis Team’s School Supply Donations Bring Support and Smiles

Back-to-school season got a little brighter this year for local youth in need thanks to our St. Louis team. Colleagues donated school supplies to Circle Of Concern, a food pantry that aids low-income families living in west St. Louis County. Items included markers, backpacks, pencils, notebooks, and more. The organization distributes grade-appropriate supplies to students […]

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Perficient Charlotte Team Donates 100 Pairs of Shoes to Soles4Souls

I first heard about Soles4Souls through a social media post from a friend who works at Brighton, a retail store that has a shoe collection bin. Soles4Souls advances its anti-poverty mission by collecting new and used shoes and distributing them to people in need to create jobs in poor and disadvantaged communities. The organization has distributed […]

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Good Deed Brings Distant Consultants Closer Together

One of my Perficient Indianapolis colleagues, Aaron Sherrick, is very involved in the Westfield Youth Sports, Inc. (WYSI). He recently asked our team if we could help him with cleaning up and mulching trees and flowerbeds near a memorial at their baseball facility. This is a busy time of the year for everyone on our […]

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Giving Back with Microsoft at The Fishing School

Our Microsoft team looks forward to the annual Microsoft Inspire conference (formerly known as the Worldwide Partner Conference) for many reasons. Keynotes and networking are big draws, but we especially enjoy the opportunity to give back through the U.S. One Commercial Partner (OCP) community project. In 2016, we sponsored and participated in Microsoft’s community outreach event […]

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Two-Wheel Commuters: Perficient Team Joins National Bike to Work Day

Colleagues in our Minneapolis office have joined the nationwide movement to replace the usual four-wheel commute with two wheels. May 19 marked this year’s National Bike to Work Day, an effort to encourage a healthy and safe alternative to driving a vehicle. Some of our colleagues biked from home on that day; others decided to […]

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