Category: Corporate Social Responsibility

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 […]

Corporate social responsibility (CSR) refers to all the initiatives businesses take on to make a positive impact on the world around them. Also referred to by the broader term, corporate responsibility (CR), these initiatives can include corporate philanthropy (awarding grants and donations to charities), employee volunteering, and corporate support or disavowal of social issues. When […]

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 […]