Category: Corporate Giving

Generosity is magnified and celebrated by millions of people across the world on Giving Tuesday (December 1st this year). But why limit the attention on giving to just one day each year? As our CEO and co-founder, Joe Phoenix, wrote about in the Boston Business Journal on November 27, the business community, and society as […]

On April 30th, Givinga’s VP of Strategy, Dave Gilmartin, had the opportunity to participate in a WeSpire webinar on how to transition to virtual volunteering and giving.  The COVID-19 crisis has companies looking for ways they can support their impacted community and employees. As companies launch new giving initiatives, we shared some tips on how […]

A message from Joe Phoenix on our new Board of Advisors, furthering our commitment to transforming brands for good: Givinga announced today that we recently created a Board of Advisors. I wanted to thank Lauren Cosulich, Dave Blakelock and Larry Moulter for everything they’ve done for Givinga and for accepting these important roles. I met […]

Powering workplace giving, matching and grant management for their employee experience platform On November 5th, WeSpire announced an expansion of their award-winning employee experience SaaS platform and we are honored to have been chosen to power their new innovative giving functionality. As a leader in the employee engagement industry, WeSpire provides forward-thinking global companies with […]

The benefits of corporate philanthropy are well documented, helping businesses improve employee engagement, attract top talent, and increase sales – but workplace giving also time-consuming. Researching and vetting charities, administering matching gift programs, tracking activity, and calculating impact can take up a significant portion of your staff’s time. Even businesses with a dedicated philanthropy team […]

Workplace giving is becoming an increasingly important differentiator for businesses of all sizes (especially SMBs, as we’ll dive into later on). Often woven into corporate responsibility (CR) or corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiatives, workplace giving is one of the top methods businesses use to give back to their community. Workplace giving also has a strong […]

In the last decade, corporate responsibility (CR) has become a buzzword in offices and boardrooms across the country, and rightly so. As modern workplace trends skew toward socially and environmentally conscious employees and consumers, businesses need to incorporate CR to be competitive. That’s led to over 92 percent of the world’s 250 biggest companies publishing […]

Corporate responsibility (CR) has been a necessary element of doing business for years. Large companies set up private foundations and giving programs, while small and medium sized companies fought to compete with more limited resources. But regardless of size, it’s been rare for companies to quantify their CR efforts by their effect on business performance. […]