LBG Associates President Speaks to Public Affairs Council on Strategic CSR. In March, Dr. Gornitsky spoke to Public Affairs Council members on "Where Does Philanthropy Fit in a Strategic CSR Program" via webinar. In her presentation, she discussed what it means to be strategic as well as best practices in corporate citizenship. Dr. Gornitsky covered best practices in strategy, giving, employee engagement and evaluation.
Dr. Gornitsky Presents Pro Bono Research in Webinar for Charities@Work. Dr. Gornitsky spoke about LBG Associates' latest research on pro bono volunteerism in a webinar hosted by Charities@Work. She spoke about the imbalance between the demand for pro bono project by companies and the supply of opportunities coming from the nonprofits. The research focused on the challenges the nonprofits face when taking on pro bono volunteers and the solutions they suggest to help them make better use of this valuable resource. You can listen to the webinar here.
LBG Associates Releases Results of New Research Study on Pro Bono from the Nonprofit Perspective at Points of Light. LBG Associates released the results of its latest research study, "Balancing Pro Bono Supply and Demand: Challenges and Solutions from the Nonprofit Point of View" at the Points of Light conference in Atlanta. This new research examines the nonprofits' view of pro bono's challenges and the role corporations can play in helping guarantee the creation of a successful pro bono program. For a free copy of the report, click here.
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New Issue of Communique Newsletter Now Available. The latest issue of our newsletter focuses on why we believe that citizenship reporting standards have to change if we want to really show the value of our community and employee engagement efforts. Read it here >
Dr. Gornitsky Interviewed by American Banker. Dr. Linda B. Gornitsky was quoted many times in a story in American Banker magazine, commenting on the benefits of volunteerism to community banks. "Volunteering enables a company to make a difference in a community, while also providing employee engagement opportunities," Dr. Gornitsky was quoted in a story about SunWest Bank in Irvine, CA, and its international fellowship program, something that is unusual for a community bank. The full article is available at http://www.americanbanker.com/news/community-banking/weighing-pros-cons-of-international-charity-work-1072857-1.html
LBG Associates Selected as Preferred Consultant by CHC. Community Health Charities (CHC) has selected LBG Associates as its preferred corporate social responsibility consulting partner. CHC recommends that its corporate partners and charity members engage LBG Associates for help with strategy, design and implementation of corporate giving programs and employee engagement, including volunteering and workplace giving. CHC chose LBG Associates for its expertise in corporate citizenship and reputation for quality research and insightful advice. CHC partners and members interested in a half-hour free consultation should call Linda Gornitsky at 203-325-3154.
LBG Associates Continues to Grow Its Consulting Services to High-Net-Worth Clients, Family Foundations and Donor-Advised Funds. The transfer of wealth from the Greatest Generation to Baby Boomers has sent more and more individuals and families to LBG Associates for help in making sound social investments that have a measurable impact. Learn more >
LBG Associates Offers CSR Ratings, Rankings, and Reporting Consulting. Dr. Gornitsky and her team can help companies of all sizes manage and maximize their performance on CSR ratings and rankings, as well as their corporate social responsibility reporting. We are well-versed in the leading ratings, rankings, and the GRI sustainability reporting standards. Email us for more information >
LBG Associates is a Member of A Billion + Change. LBG Associates is a member of A Billion + Change, a national campaign to mobilize $5 billion of pro bono and skills-based service by 2015. Learn more >