On Thursday, October 15, the Fox Pride LGBT-Straight Alliance commemorated its first anniversary with an outdoor event in honor of Spirit Day, GLAAD's yearly campaign to support LGBT youth and speak out against bullying. The event, held at the Fox Studios Lot in Los Angeles and at the Fox International Channels office in Hong Kong, brought together Fox Pride members and supporters from across 21st Century Fox businesses to celebrate the company's LGBT community.
The holiday season is a tough time for families in need. With so many different traditions -- gift giving, decoration, celebrations and more -- this time of year can really take a toll on adults and children alike.
For the second year in a row, FOX dedicated its primetime Thanksgiving Day broadcast to the All-Star Dog Rescue Celebration, a two-hour television special honoring select organizations and everyday citizens who are on the frontlines of the animal rescue movement.
It’s Pro bono week! A growing way companies go deeper in what they deliver through employee engagement programs is Pro Bono Service, which CECP has been tracking since 2008.
More companies across different industries are recognizing the value of Pro Bono Services provided by their employees to support nonprofit organizations. It is becoming less of a niche for lawyers, accountants, or financiers.
Passionate and adventurous, Paul Kirch’s affinity for South America started while studying for his undergraduate degree at Dartmouth College. As part of a six-month internship, Kirch moved to Caracas, Venezuela where he helped to build a school and source clean water for a community development project in Cano Negro, an area three hours east of Caracas.
Report Informs Strategies for Expanding Giving Globally
New York, NY, September 23, 2015 /3BL Media/— A one-of-a-kind analysis of global corporate societal investment by region—Asia, Africa, Latin America, and Europe—analyzed data from 57 large companies representing a total of US $5.2B in cash and non-cash giving across 15 countries.
Benchmarking Report Sets the Standard for Societal Engagement Programs at Leading Companies
New York, NY, September 23, 2015 /3BL Media/— Giving in Numbers: 2015 Edition, produced by CECP in association with The Conference Board, is the leading report for companies strategically focused on their community investment. As it has annually for 10 years, Giving in Numbers provides a benchmark, through key data provided by 271 respondent companies, on corporate giving and employee engagement.
We are going back to our roots this week and talking about our raison d’être: skills-based volunteering. Common Impact has been in this line of work for fifteen years and in that time we’ve seen a true evolution in corporations’ and nonprofits’ understanding of pro bono work. We’re thrilled to see both sides coming around to the bottom line benefits of skills-based volunteer engagements and we’re excited by the innovative new variations on the skills-based model that are cropping up each day.
NetSuite.org's Hackathon 4Good brought together NetSuite developers, customers, and employees to develop creative solutions to the technology challenges of two of their nonprofit partners -- Found Animals Foundation and Good360. This full-day event was part of SuiteWorld, NetSuite's annual conference and tradeshow.
Bill Nye, the Science Guy, is helping Verizon to encourage students nationwide to join the Verizon Innovative App Challenge - the no-coding-skills-needed contest that gives middle and high school students a chance to bring their problem-solving app ideas to life.