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William Blair Marks Pride Month with Digital Event Supporting LGBTQ+ Community

- Monday, June 29, 2020 - William Blair marked Pride Month with a virtual event for employees that spotlighted its community partners that serve LGBTQ+ communities.

Anne Frank Art Contest Continues to Inspire

- Friday, June 12, 2020 - The annual Anne Frank Art Contest, sponsored by William Blair, drew more than 400 entries this spring from youth throughout Germany. This year's theme was Pushing Boundaries.

William Blair Announces New Business Resource Group: ONE Alliance

- Thursday, May 7, 2020 - William Blair welcomed its newest business resource group ONE Alliance, dedicated to embracing all cultures and ethnicities, during a virtual launch on April 29.

William Blair Teams Up with Greenwood Project to Create Financial E-Learning Classes Amid COVID-19

- Thursday, April 30, 2020 - William Blair employees are working with its community partner Greenwood Project to support students whose studies have been disrupted due to COVID-19 by creating e-learning classes on finance and career development.

COVID-19 Philanthropy Resources

- Friday, April 3, 2020 - William Blair is monitoring the impact of COVID-19 on the nonprofit sector and the philanthropic activities worldwide to support relief efforts. Our new guide provides the helpful resources.

William Blair Hosts Students to Encourage STEM Careers

- Friday, February 21, 2020 - William Blair hosted a group of Chicago elementary school girls on February 13 for an interactive learning session about 3D printing run by nonprofit MakerGirl, which inspires study in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM).

William Blair's Community Partnership Program Goes Global

- Thursday, December 19, 2019 - William Blair expands its community partnership program to include its global offices and announces 11 new partners, continuing a nine-year-old initiative that began in Chicago.

William Blair Warms Up UK with Annual Coat Drive

- Tuesday, November 26, 2019 - William Blair employees kicked off the 2019 holiday season this month by collecting thousands of coats to help those in need across London.

William Blair Veterans, Colleagues Celebrate Patriotism on November 11

- Wednesday, November 13, 2019 - William Blair military veterans inspired colleagues with their patriotism, courage and commitment to service at the firm’s annual Veterans Day celebration.

William Blair Hosts Women in Technology Showcase

- Monday, August 19, 2019 - William Blair’s Women’s Alliance and Information Technology team hosted the 2019 Women in Technology (WiT) showcase at Chicago headquarters on August 1.

MetroSquash College Students Wrap Up Summer Internships with William Blair

- Friday, August 16, 2019 - College students with MetroSquash youth program, a William Blair community partner, wrapped up their summer internships with the firm, sharing their hopes they and their fellow “GenZ” generation have for the future at an employee event.

MAPSCorps Youth Present Research to Improve Chicago Communities, One Step at a Time

- Tuesday, August 13, 2019 - High school students from Chicago South Side-based MAPSCorps—a nonprofit data and youth employment group that is a William Blair community partner—presented their summer research findings from the city’s neighborhoods at a scientific symposium on August 7 at Malcom X College.

Bridging Generation Gaps Featured in Latest Courageous Conversations

- Wednesday, August 7, 2019 - Communications expert Scott Zimmer shared humorous stories from his childhood during William Blair's latest Courageous Conversations event that illustrated how each generation brings a different perspective to work based on experiences from their teen years.

William Blair Partners with NAIC

- Wednesday, July 17, 2019 - NAIC and William Blair Join Forces to Strengthen Diversity in the Financial Services Industry

Trans Teens Captivate Latest Courageous Conversations

- Monday, July 8, 2019 - Champions of GenderCool, a national campaign that spotlights the remarkable stories of transgender youth, captured the hearts and minds of colleagues attending the latest William Blair Courageous Conversations.
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