Skip to Content

Last year, more than 1,300 employees at this financial services firm—nearly half the total workforce—volunteered during Baird Gives Back, its annual service week. “It’s great team building,” says Laura Thurow, director of the private wealth management research, services, and product division. She has helped recruit roughly 30 employees a year to cook meals at the Gathering, a Milwaukee anti-hunger nonprofit. Read the Great Place to Work review here.

Company Info

Industry
Financial Services & Insurance
Sector-
Year founded1,919
HQ location
Milwaukee, Wis.
Type of org
Private
# of work sites
122
U.S. employees
3,058
Global employees
3,167
Web addresswww.rwbaird.com

Philanthropy

Total company donations$3,598,437
Offers paid time off for volunteering
yes
Max PTO for volunteering
16
Company matches employee contribution
yes
Total amount matched (past 12 mo)$517,281
Avg match/employee$169.2