As a business, you might have a lot of questions about making charity partnerships. Don’t worry – that’s normal and to be expected. But don’t let those questions stop you from creating a meaningful charity partnership within your community.
It’s common for companies to outline having a corporate giving program as one of their strategic objectives, but activating the program is another thing. Many of the companies we talk to are interested in developing a program, but have yet to start.
The global spread of COVID-19 has caused the need to increase hygiene, cancel social events and practice social distancing. We’re here to share a little light during these uncertain times by highlighting a few local businesses who have been doing incredible things for our community.
Despite facing financial uncertainty and major disruption, the following list of local businesses have emerged as leaders in Vancouver and Victoria.
If your company supports the community, chances are you hear from multiple charities with a variety of requests. Can you sponsor our event? Are you willing to donate to our cause? Can you provide us with your service?
You might be feeling overwhelmed and that’s okay! The first step to making your giving decisions more efficient is to establish guidelines for the requesting charities to adhere to. Then when you receive a donation request, it’s easy to say yes or no. Check out our Writing Strategic Guidelines Guide to learn how.
Who doesn’t love a local company that gives back? We sure do! It’s International Women’s #EachforEqual Day and we’ve put together a list of Vancouver and Victoria-based companies who not only offer amazing products, but also support women and contribute to increasing gender equality.
The new year has begun and it’s the perfect time to restructure your company’s charitable giving for 2020.
Reflecting upon your 2019 giving will reveal if you’re on the right track with creating philanthropic impact, or if you need to make changes for the new year.
It’s 2020 and you’ve decided to take a proactive step towards giving. Congratulations! By supporting local charities, you truly can create impact in your community.
Setting a new goal is not always easy, but we’ve compiled our top tips to help you successfully give back in 2020.