Versique’s Annual Simon Says Give Volunteer Event Breaks Guinness World Record
Versique has been a part of the Simon Says Give Event for several years now. Our staff had the opportunity to help organize supplies the day before the backpack stuffing and donate supplies to help fill on the day of the event.
This year, Simon Says Give set a new Guinness World Record for Stuffing 8,148 backpacks in an 8-hour period-of-time. We could not be more thrilled with the results and are looking forward to volunteering for the next Simon Says Give event.
Where will the backpacks go?
- Art Buddies
- Beacon Network of Schools
- Cataract Lodge
- Catholic Charities
- Children’s Law Center
- Circle of Life School
- Fond du Lac
- Gillette Children’s
- Good in the Hood
- Kids First
- Little Earth
- MN Literacy Council
- New Creation Baptist Church
- Stonebridge World School
- Stephens Human Services
- Visitation Monastery of Minneapolis
- YMCA’s throughout the Twin Cities
About Simon Says Give
Simon Says Give, founded by Madi Simon at the age of 7, is a non-profit organization that strives to develop the next generation of leaders to be unstoppable. Engaging youth who want to be involved in helping other youth by volunteering their time, talent, or treasures.
Based in Minneapolis, Versique Search specializes in IT, HR, marketing, Engineering/Operations, finance & accounting, sales, CPG (consumer packaged goods), manufacturing, healthcare, family owned businesses, and executive retained search. The Versique team brings over 400 years of combined experience in the recruiting industry and has one of the strongest networks in the Midwest. Our core values include collaboration, continuous improvement, and community involvement, while remaining dedicated to give back whenever we can. The Versique name reflects how we approach recruiting: versatile and unique, taking pride in building valuable relationships that lead to success for clients, candidates, and consultants alike.
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