All that’s happening in the world today is prompting businesses to think more about how to affect change in the communities where they operate. Research also suggests that businesses that seriously embrace a social purpose attract the best and brightest employees.
If you aspire to greater social impact and more purpose – where do you start?
Join us on Thursday, March 25 from 9 – 11 a.m. for “The Power of Purpose: Exploring the Basics of Corporate Social Responsibility”, a new program offered by ChamberRVA and the Community Foundation for a Greater Richmond to learn how your organization’s purpose can drive your Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) strategy. We’ll share basics and best practices, providing you with the knowledge and resources to begin developing programs that engage employees, align with your business strategy and strengthen your community impact.
This program is designed to support:
Individuals who are interested in spearheading a CSR program within their business
Individuals who are new to community engagement practitioner roles
Business leaders who want to think about how to strategically engage their employees – and leverage their resources – in the community
During the program you will:
Connect with community-minded professionals for relationship building and best practice sharing on corporate social responsibility
Learn about volunteer engagement or philanthropic giving strategies that maximize benefits for employees, your business, and the broader community
Help strengthen your organization’s community impact by aligning knowledge and resources to regional priorities