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sewing-shop-2The word “innovative” is so overused we tend to gloss over it. Yet recently I’ve taken notice of a young nonprofit, Multicultural Refugee Coalition (MRC), whose earned-income focus and smart capitalization of key markets is creative and effective enough that we might actually apply “the i word” to their programs. (more…)

The Trifecta: Uber, Dell and Goodwill?

I love finding examples of partnerships between businesses and nonprofits that are clearly win-win scenarios, providing benefits and positive exposure for both parties. So when I find a “win-win-win” scenario, it’s even better. (more…)

Happy Employees, Positive Image: Strategic Corporate Giving is a Necessity

If you are a business owner, marketing director or HR professional, you likely play a key role in your organization’s charitable giving decisions. What does that process look like? When you think about your business and philanthropy, is something missing?

Does it feel sometimes like you or your company go through the motions of writing a few checks of support – or even underwrite a cause-related event or two – without a real strategy for corporate giving?

If you answered yes to any of the above, you’re not alone. (more…)

Download Our Playbook for Corporate Giving

 

Does your company have a formal giving strategy?

Do you have a plan for business giving that fits your company’s mission, maximizes the impact on nonprofits and helps boost employee morale?

Playbook for Corporate Giving, Lisa Rodman

Corporate giving can be a win-win scenario that:

  • Demonstrates your company’s commitment to being a socially responsible entity and good community neighbor
  • Boosts employee morale and company pride
  • Provides volunteer opportunities and other fun, creative ways to engage a cause beyond just writing a check
  • Helps build brand loyalty and gain new customers

Download the new “Playbook for Corporate Giving” from Rodman & Associates, a helpful tool that applies best practices used by larger corporations and other established business philanthropists. With sample planning documents and worksheets to help you get started, your company can put an effective plan in place and start realizing the benefits right away.



Don’t like forms?  You can email us directly at info@rodmanassociates.com for your copy.

Do you know where your money went?

Do you know where you money went 2

Each of us have made donations whose impact we can see and measure—and donations for which we could not tell you where the money went if our lives depended on it! (more…)