Mission and Culture

Brightspot was founded with giving back to the community at its core. Through ongoing, concrete actions, our purpose is to get our employees off the sidelines to join hand-in-hand in bringing joy to the lives of others, while gaining a greater understanding of our community.

By  David Gang
August 24, 2020
Today, we’re excited to begin a new chapter to redefine and reintroduce Brightspot—no longer just the name of our platform, but now the name of our organization—as a true partner that helps content businesses move forward.
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By  Brightspot Staff
April 24, 2020
With many people out of work and struggling to make ends meet, the Brightspot team came together to do what we do best–getting off the sidelines to help those who need it most.
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By  Brightspot Staff
February 18, 2020
In 2019, Brightspot's calendar of volunteer activities, as well as scope of giving and enthusiasm for the company's overall mission, grew immensely.
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Austin Fairchild
By  Austin Fairchild
January 30, 2020
Brightspot QA Engineer Austin Fairchild describes what it was like to meet Special Olympics athlete Daina Shilts at the sixth annual Special Olympics X Games Unified Race in Aspen, CO.
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By  Brightspot Staff
December 20, 2019
Giving back is core to Brightspot’s mission year round, but the holiday season, in particular, provides many additional opportunities for our employees to make a difference throughout our community.
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By  Brightspot Staff
October 14, 2019
Special Olympics recently launched a healthcare website aimed at helping individuals with intellectual disabilities. See how they’re trying to change lives.
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Parker Ramsdell
By  Parker Ramsdell
August 26, 2019
Throughout the 2019 MLS season, Brightspot has partnered with D.C. United to celebrate individuals who are making a positive impact in their community.
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By  Laine Davison
August 09, 2019
A group of Brightspot volunteers headed over to Buzz Aldrin Elementary School earlier this month to help the school expand its ability to provide outdoor learning experiences.
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By  Laine Davison
August 09, 2019
For the past two months I have worked as an intern at Perfect Sense, producing content for the Perfect Sense website and Inspire Confidence. The amount of trust and responsibility I have been given has provided me with newfound confidence in my writing and interpersonal skills.
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By  Brightspot Staff
August 06, 2019
Brightspot employees worked alongside the next generation of innovators this past Thursday at the YMCA of Metropolitan Washington’s 25th Annual Thingamajig Invention Convention.
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Parker Ramsdell
By  Parker Ramsdell
July 08, 2019
Yash Trevedi and his teammate Tyler Lagasse were cautiously optimistic about catching up to their competition. Then the unthinkable happened.
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Our business—and our success—is built on hiring only the best talent. Join us as we continue to build expert teams to serve our growing list of partners.
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