There are many ways to get involved, but what’s important is to get involved!
Goodness programs are fast becoming the way for companies to create a positive and purposeful workplace culture and an engaged workforce. In fact, 88% of Millenials say their job is more fulfilling when they’re provided opportunities to make a positive impact on social and environmental issues.
#GivingTuesday is a powerful opportunity for companies and employees to join a worldwide movement and do some good! Ignite a purpose-driven culture while engaging your employees in the causes that matter to them.
What is #GivingTuesday?
#GivingTuesday is a global day of giving fueled by the power of social media and collaboration. Celebrated on the Tuesday following the widely-recognized shopping events Black Friday and Cyber Monday, #GivingTuesday celebrates the charitable season, when many focus on their holiday and end-of-year giving.
To learn more about #GivingTuesday, visit GivingTuesday.org.
Engage Your Employees With Social Impact
Employees want to participate in prosocial behaviors through their companies because it fosters collaboration, deepens connections and creates a sense of belonging. Many companies have meaningful Goodness programs that include employee giving and volunteering. Initiatives like #GivingTuesday are a powerful way to engage your employees, promote your culture and support community action world-wide for one common purpose: to celebrate and encourage giving.
How to get ready and get involved with #GivingTuesday
Register for our #GivingTuesday webinar. Hear from the insiders and learn easy-to-execute and creative strategies on how to run a successful #GivingTuesday campaign along with the benefits to your employee experience.
Amplify existing initiatives. If you already have Goodness programs in place, #GivingTuesday is a perfect day to rally your company around the causes you care about. Download our Social Media Guide for #GivingTuesday.
Encourage employee participation. Match employee donations, offer charitable gift cards, create volunteer events or donation drives and get your employees to share activities on social media.
Ask for participation and feedback to help develop campaigns when planning your #GivingTuesday initiatives. Make it collaborative with cross-functional teams and easy for anyone to participate. You can even encourage a little friendly competition.