• Does your business recognize the importance of charitable work but is uncertain how to proceed?

  • Do you want to know how to evaluate nonprofit organizations in order to make smarter giving decisions?

  • Are your employees looking for opportunities to get involved with the community in meaningful ways?

  • Do you want to respond to sponsorship or donation requests in a thoughtful and consistent manner?

  • Are you unsure if your investment in community support is paying off for your business?

We can help. 

Businesses thrive because their communities thrive!

Here are a few examples of what we can do for you and your business:

  1. Work with you to establish a philanthropic and community engagement plan that aligns with your business goals.

  2. Lead a workshop for employees at all levels on how nonprofit organizations operate and on effective ways to evaluate potential partnerships.

  3. Create a simple set of policies and procedures for receiving and assessing requests for contributions, sponsorship or donated services.

  4. Assess the ROI of your business’ involvement with nonprofit organizations through surveys and interviews with customers, employees and other stakeholders.

Call us today.  We can tailor a service package specifically for your situation and budget.

Click here for details of a typical service package. 

Resources

New article by Peggy Anderson at Blackbaud on how to use your corporate social responsibility (CSR) program to attract millennials in HR Drive magazine

Guidelines for best practices in establishing a solid community engagement program at your business.

Click here to go to "Stronger Nonprofits, Stronger Communities - Roles and Opportunities for Business in Nonprofit Capacity Building" produced by the Aspen Institute's Philanthropy & Social Innovation program.

Click here to see the Standards of Excellence laid out by Boston College's Center for Corporate Citizenship.

Click here to see Marshall's October 21st blog post for the Arlington Chamber on businesses and community engagement

Click here to be taken to the June 2015 article in Business News Daily - "What is Corporate Responsibility?" by Nicole Fallon Taylor.

The Association of Corporate Citizenship Professionals

The Corporate Citizenship Center at the US Chamber of Commerce Foundation

Effective philanthropy takes work. Let us show you how.