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Being associated with a company that values social responsibility is becoming more important than ever to customers, and studies have clearly linked corporate citizenship, social responsibility and charitable brands to business success and shareholder returns. According to jkgroup, “companies with the strongest growth in giving for community-related programs also had the strongest financial growth, confirming […]

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Corporate giving programs not only enable your company to give back to local and global communities, they also help further your business goals. From an HR perspective, company giving programs help to attract, engage and retain employees who search for meaning in their work that goes beyond a paycheque. And from a marketing perspective, giving […]

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Another one of Chimp’s Client Success Team members, Michael Beaty has been focusing on helping companies engage their employees and customers in giving — and tell their giving story in the process. He loves all things tech, so if you’re in need of tech support, Michael is here to help. Meet Michael Beaty Michael has worked […]

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Moving into a new place often comes with housewarming gifts, but rarely does it come with a gift from the real estate development company that constructed your building — much less a charitable gift that empowers you to give back to your new community. Such was the case for the 177 new owners at Bosa […]

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In the month since the tragic image of 3-year-old Alan Kurdi’s body, washed up on a Turkish beach after his liferaft sank, brought greater awareness – and action – to the refugee crisis in Syria and other parts of the world, we’ve seen a steady influx of stories and images reinforcing the severity of the […]

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Corporate philanthropy and employee giving programs — when done right — make it easier for HR managers to recruit top talent, retain team members and keep employees engaged in the workplace. They also empower employees to genuinely make a difference in the world while building your company’s charitable brand. That’s a scenario today’s top talent […]

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It was its first time going to bat with employee giving, and Kent Employment Law scored a win. The Vancouver-based law firm turned its annual summer picnic and outing to a Vancouver Canadians baseball game into an opportunity to fundraise for three charities its staff wanted to support. And the results were game-changing. We spoke […]

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As a former youth pastor and Youth with a Mission (YWAM) team member, Landry McAllister had undertaken humanitarian work in more than two dozen countries around the world. So when he found himself working as a server and shift leader at Joey Restaurant in Vancouver’s Bentall Centre, the idea of doing a food-focused mission trip […]