CALGARY, Alberta, November 16, 2016 /3BL Media/ - Want to learn how to align your community investment and employee volunteering programs to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to create maximum impact? Struggling to measure and communicate your impact? Join LBG Canada at our regional meeting in Calgary November 30, 2016.
Measuring impact and mapping to the UN Sustainable Development Goals
October 28, 2016/3BL Media/ -- Volunteering Excellence! is a collaboration between LBG Canada and the Volunteer Canada Corporate Council. This one-day meeting is a workshop for professionals seeking to achieve impact and then to measure the impact of their volunteer programs.
Millennials are aware of, and expect, the companies that they work with and for to have a comprehensive CSR strategy, including employee volunteering programs.
Join Volinspire Tuesday, September 27 at 10:00 a.m. MST to learn how to engage current and prospective millennial employees through the use of technology to communicate your employee volunteering programs.
CALGARY, AB., May 10, 2016 /3BL Media/ -SiMPACT Strategy Group would like to announce that SiMPACT Founder and CEO, Stephanie Robertson, will be speaking at Volunteer Canada’s In Good Company Forum, June 8-9, 2016 in Toronto, ON.
Written by LBG Canada Relationship Manager, Jennifer Eldridge
Many companies are seeking to measure and communicate the benefits of employee volunteer programs. Within LBG Canada, we have seen a steady rise in companies stating that they want to evaluate the employee experience, which is why we are incorporating volunteering measurement metrics into our soon to be launched Impact Measurement Framework.
Written by LBG Canada Founder, Stephanie Robertson.
Every company that is committed to employee volunteering, wants an impactful program. Across the LBG Canada community, at least 80% of companies have encouraged some form of volunteering since benchmarking began in 2005.
TORONTO, Sept. 29, 2015 /3BL Media/– In 2014, 36 LBG Canada companies invested $428 million dollars in community. When including funds leveraged from external stakeholders, this total increases to $551 million dollars. Over the course of the next two days, 65 community investment professionals will gather at the RBC Centre for Achieving Impact! 2015, the annual national conference for LBG Canada.
Having an employee volunteering program integrated within your company continues to be a growing expectation among Canadian companies. In 2013, 89% of LBG Canada companies report having an established volunteering program. Yet, community investment professionals can face low employee volunteering participation and even limited enthusiasm.
Based on LBG Canada audited company data and annual company survey responses, here are some potential challenges that those companies with an established volunteering program may see as an impediment to its success: