Dec 1, 2015

Corporate Engagement

Category Archives: Corporate Engagement

Support GivingTuesday with a matching donation

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Matching gifts are a great way for companies to do more for the causes they support on GivingTuesday. Leveraging your donation in this way makes your philanthropic investment go further by: Encouraging more people to contribute to the charities you support; Raising more awareness for those causes; Engaging employees in something they can feel proud […]

 

 

Volunteering Campaigns – Guide for Businesses

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GivingTuesday partner, Volinspire has created this excellent resource for businesses who want to create volunteer campaigns for GivingTuesday. Use it in your company, or share it with a business that supports your charity. And check out the Guide for Charities and Non-Profits. GivingTuesday offers companies a chance to tell their giving story to new audiences and […]

 

 

Engaging Local Businesses

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By Jamie McDonald Leader Community and Higher Ed Campaigns, #GivingTuesday Local businesses, large and small, like to be associated with good causes in their communities, and #GivingTuesday is a movement that they will want to be part of. Here are a range of ways they can get involved in your community’s #GivingTuesday campaign. Small Businesses […]

 

 

Toolkit for Retailers

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There are lots of ways that stores, retailers and restaurant owners can get involved. GivingTuesday is a great opportunity to do more for the causes you support and engage employees, customers and your community.

 

 

Toolkit for Businesses

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The GivingTuesday Toolkit for Businesses has tips and resources for companies, local businesses, companies and brands. Get your company involved or engage businesses that support your charity. Get the toolkit.

 

 

Interac matching is back!

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GivingTuesday Interac Online® donation matching is back! UPDATE January 15, 2016: The Interac matching donations have been processed. 259 charities will receive matching funds – via weekly EFT to charities registered for EFT with CanadaHelps or via monthly cheque mailing for charities not set up for EFT with CanadaHelps.  UPDATE December 1, 2015: The Interac matching […]

 

 

10 Tips in 10 Minutes – Partnering with business

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Shannon Craig from CanadaHelps.org offers a 10 minute primer on engaging business support for your GivingTuesday initiative. See the slides: 10 Tips in 10 Minutes for GivingTuesday – Partnering with Business from GivingTuesdayCa Check out our other 10 Tips Videos and Webinars.

 

 

How does business get behind GivingTuesday?

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From small local retailers to giant multi-national brands, businesses are getting behind GivingTuesday in Canada and around the world. Check out some examples of great GivingTuesday activities: Sobey’s Sobey’s teamed up with Feed Nova Scotia, offering a matching program for donations received on GivingTuesday. Feed Nova Scotia received 20 times more donations compared to a typical day in December, […]

 

 

Case Study – Ipsos Canada

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Staff in Ipsos offices across Canada picked a local organization and organized teams to go and help out on GivingTuesday. In Montreal, employees were put to work at the thrift shop of the Welcome Hall Mission, where all profits are reinvested into programs that help the needy. It was so great that we could actually […]

 

 

PayPal 1% Donation Match

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Originally posted on CanadaHelps.org Partnering to increase our impact! This December, PayPal will match 1% of donations made to any registered charity through CanadaHelps when using a PayPal account. All donations between December 2nd, 2014 and December 31st, 2014 made through CanadaHelps using a PayPal account are eligible for a PayPal 1% match. This includes […]