In a recent article in The New York Times, Michael R. Bloomberg - founder of Bloomberg LP - discusses his approach to philanthropy. Bloomberg has already donated $3.3 billion to charity and Bloomberg Philanthropies has been ranked among the most innovative organizations in the country.
By: Nicole Anderson, Executive Director of Philanthropy at AT&T
What are some of the favorite projects you remember from school? Learning about literary characters in classic novels? An art piece you created? A science experiment you did? These can be memories and experiences that take a student from “just” learning to believing they can be the next prize winning author, world-renown painter, or inventor of the 21st century.
With technology platforms changing the way we purchase products and services on a regular basis, it was only a matter of time before such innovations impacted the way we give to charity. Launched earlier this month, Boston-based startup Changefolio allows users to set up automated donations tied to everyday purchases.
New Questions will Assess State of Societal Impact Measurement and Employee Engagement
NEW YORK, Jan. 23, 2013 /3BL Media/ - The source for the most comprehensive look at corporate giving trends year to year, CECP in association with The Conference Board, opens its 13th annual Corporate Giving Standard (CGS) survey of Fortune 500 companies, with the analysis of the data shared in May.
All year, our more than 2,000 restaurants are active in their communities through partnerships with the American Red Cross, Habitat for Humanity International, area food banks and many others. We see our restaurants as citizens of the communities they serve, and we empower our employees to get involved and make a difference in their communities.
Rebecca Caplan is Director of the PwC Charitable Foundation and a member of the PwC US Corporate Responsibility team. In her role with the Foundation, she oversees the strategic and operational elements of the Foundation, a 501(c)(3) public charity, while working directly with the Foundation Board of Trustees and Executive Committee. She has been with PwC for more than 12 years.
The Chrysler Foundation, Employees, Dealers and Brands Welcome the Season of Giving
December 19, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Hundreds of Chrysler Group LLC elves (a.k.a.. employees and dealers), with the support of The Chrysler Foundation, have been working overtime to make the holiday season brighter for children and their families through toy drives and other charitable initiatives.
Last month, Bloomberg’s global network of employees were invited to “Mo”bilize for Men’s Health and join the firm’s first companywide campaign to support Movember, a month-long fundraising and awareness-building effort to combat prostate and testicular cancer.
Over 1,200 employees from 24 teams worldwide, joined forces making Bloomberg the largest single company network on Movember's official 'Multinational Netowrks Leaderboard' and raising $438,159 through employee donations and company matched funding.
Bloomberg has unique assets, and when we can leverage those assets for the greater good we can develop something special. Bloomberg's Philanthropy team along with Bloomberg New Energy Finance - our in-house clean energy experts - and Bloomberg Businessweek, partnered with Habitat for Humanity to help post-tsunami city Ofunato in northeast Japan, rebuild their coastal city.