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Take the LBG Canada Mini Survey - Executive Spend

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October 10, 2018 /3BL Media/ - Take the LBG Canada Mini Survey and tell us how your company acknowledges Executive interest in community!

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/295NZH9

The LBG Canada program provides community investment professionals with data analytics to inform long term strategy, daily work, impact measurement and corporate reporting.

Employers: How Much Volunteer Time Is the "Right" Amount During the Work Day?

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More time to volunteer doesn't always equal more participation. Participation increases when employees have 1-2 volunteer days.

Executive champions, encouragement, celebrating impact - these features of world-class programs are more likely to increase participation than more or unlimited days.

Are your Community Investment programs having impact? Join the conversation!

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Employers - How Many Hours of Volunteer Time is the Right Amount?

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84% of LBG Canada companies seek to engage employees by encouraging volunteerism during work hours (DwH).

Analytics show that more DwH time doesn't increase participation. It may lead to the opposite!

Executive champions, communications, celebrating impact - these features of world-class programs are more likely to increase participation than more or unlimited days.

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Employee Giving: An Engagement Opportunity

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Since 2006, employees of LBG Canada companies have contributed almost $400 million to communities, approximately 1/3 of the total $1.2 billion leveraged from stakeholders.

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LBG Canada Companies Predict 2018 Community Budget Increases

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50% of LBG Canada companies predict an increased community investment budget in 2018.

Greater appreciation of the value of community investment (23%) and increased employee interest (38%) are cited as influencing factors.

To learn more about what LBG Canada companies are doing in the community, visit: https://www.lbg-canada.ca/blog/category/data-stories/

Video: How to Boost Employee Engagement with the VolunteerMatch Network

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Many companies invest a lot of time researching nonprofits and curating one-off volunteer opportunities for their employees. Yet research shows that one-third of employees won’t actually give through their workplace because they’re not able to choose the causes that matter to them.

Will Implicit Bias Training Solve the Starbucks Problem?

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A barista calls the cops on two black men waiting for a friend and Starbucks responds with implicit bias training to help employees recognize subconscious racism. Is this response good enough? Information on its own does not change attitudes and behavior. So, what’s the answer? According to neuroscience, we need new neural pathways – and personal experiences are the only thing that can make it happen.

April 16-20, 2018 Is National Volunteer Week

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It's National Volunteer Week!

The following program elements will impact volunteer participation rates:

1. An executive champion

2. Clear management support for volunteering activities

3. A volunteer operating budget

4. An employee recognition program

5. Ongoing communication promoting opportunities to get involved

Join LBG Canada and advance your volunteering efforts. Get in touch!

#CIMatters #NVW2018

April 16-20 Is National Volunteer Week

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LBG Canada companies may range in size, but they all understand that employee volunteering can enhance their community impact.

Join LBG Canada and advance your volunteering efforts. Get in touch! 

For more information, please visit: www.lbg-canada.ca.

#CIMatters #NVW2018

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LBG Canada Companies Are Increasing Regional Community Investment

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In fiscal 2016, 41% of LBG Canada companies reported that more than 40% of their total community investment budget was allocated to regional programming.

This was an increase of 9% as compared to fiscal 2015 and an increase of 19% from fiscal 2014.

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