Seattle’s Hometown Cruise Line honored for work supporting community events, non-profits and fundraising activities
SEATTLE, November 25, 2015 /3BL Media/ — Each year in its headquarters city of Seattle, Washington, Holland America Line contributes to many local non-profit organizations through sponsorships, board participation and employee volunteerism. The company also supports a wide-range of non-profits and philanthropic efforts throughout the United States and around the world where its premium cruise ships sail. Seattle Business Magazine recently recognized the cruise line’s philanthropic efforts with a Community Impact Award.
Winners build healthy communities by tackling employment, housing, literacy, and other pressing community health challenges
November 19, 2015 /3BL Media/ - GSK [LSE/NYSE: GSK] and Triangle Community Foundation today announced the GSK IMPACT Award Winners in a ceremony at GSK’s Research Triangle Park facility. Ten local nonprofits earned $40,000 each in recognition of their outstanding contributions to a healthier Triangle region.
By Antha N. Williams, Bloomberg Philanthropies Environment Team
Climate change has no borders. It affects every region, every country and every community on the planet. So, how do we gather the will needed to address global climate change? The answer may be more local than you think.
Corporate executives want to speak about return on investment, yet companies struggle to speak about the value of community investment. A tool increasingly considered is a social return on investment (SROI) analysis.
Join us at the RBC Foundation in Toronto on Sept. 29/30 for Achieving Impact! 2015 - two days of insights into meeting impact goals through community investment, volunteering and giving strategy.
By Jason Campbell, founder and CEO of Arete Development Group
In spite of my lack of writing prowess I have chosen to share a story that in many ways parallels one that many of us are familiar with: the story of David and Goliath. Before we follow the path of David and before we identify Goliath, I would first like to share my story.
Your grant partners' results are your results, too - so it's in your best interest to support your grant partners to improve your social impact. Wendy Watson-Hallowell of The Rensselaerville Institute and Burt Cummings of Versaic offer specific ways you can partner with grantees and grantmakers to work together toward impact.