More than $55 million was donated on December 1, 2020, showing continued impact and momentum through global corporate purpose programs
CALGARY, Alberta, December 3, 2020 /3BL Media/ – Benevity, Inc., the leading provider of global corporate purpose software, today announced that $55.5 million was raised on GivingTuesday 2020 (December 1, 2020) through its platform, an increase of 61 percent over the $34 million raised in 2019. This number is expected to increase as the dollars committed through companies’ payroll systems — the most cost-effective way to donate — make their way to 44,600 nonprofits.
When reflecting on the events of 2020, the word that leaps to many of our minds is “unprecedented.” From the crippling COVID-19 pandemic to the calls for justice and equity heard across the United States, companies have had to absorb a number of unprecedented shocks to the way they do business, and the way they carry out their mandate of corporate citizenship.
Atlanta-based Engage will invest in and promote high-tech startups across Georgia and the Southeast
Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed, the Georgia Institute of Technology and the CEOs of 10 of Atlanta’s leading corporations today jointly announced the launch of Engage, a mentorship-driven accelerator program and venture fund.
The Atlanta-based Engage accelerator is open to startups across the country, with a focus placed on mentoring and market access strategies. Applications will be available in early 2017, with programming scheduled to begin in the spring. Up to 48 startups could go through the program in the first three years.
Informing and Engaging Using Social Media Is No Longer Optional
BOSTON, June 3, 2013 /3BL Media/ – Boston-based public relations and marketing agency, Cone Communications, is launching a social media and Corporate Social Responsibility product, CSR SocialScoreSM, which serves as a real time snapshot of how a brand uses social media to inform and engage stakeholders.
Imaginative Employee-Based Production Motivates Employees to Make a Difference in the World
LAS VEGAS, Dec. 20, 2012 /3BL Media/PRNewswire/ -- MGM Resorts International has taken an innovative approach to team building for its 62,000 employees. Working together to build a better workplace, a better community and a better world, "Inspiring Our World" – an empowering Vegas-style production created for employees, by employees – was performed this week with the goal of advancing the company's vision and commitment to diversity and corporate social responsibility.
Original Multicultural Employee-Based Performance Educates Company’s 50,000+ Workforce on Mission, Core Values, Corporate Responsibility
LAS VEGAS, December 11 2012 /3BL Media/ – How does a company unite 50,000 employees under one corporate culture? For Las Vegas’ MGM Resorts International, the company that set fountains to music in front of Bellagio and changed the face of entertainment with its Cirque du Soleil partnerships, the decision was easy: a Vegas-sized production.