Resource posted by: Causecast
Created on: January 22, 2013
These days people consolidate everything: The phone bill with the cable bill. The water bill with the gas bill. Car insurance with homeowner's insurance. Anyway you slice it, it just makes more sense to combine like things. Many companies are now waking up to the fact that they can have all their corporate philanthropy ideas consolidated into one streamlined platform.
Consolidating saves money on your end through significantly reduced man-hours, to say nothing of the diminished frustration. You can put that time and money back into whatever pillar of your company's triple bottom line you like. Indeed, one way to look at the time, money and effort you spend on tracking giving and volunteer programs is waste. One way or another, all that data is getting consolidated. Why not do it right the first time instead of chasing after it ex post facto? A company that's serious about corporate social responsibility shouldn't be wasting its time doing things the long way.
Want to improve employee engagement in your company's philanthropy efforts? Consolidating your CSR efforts will help dramatically. Complex multi-step processes act as a deterrent to employee involvement. Conversely, when the process is streamlined, employees want to participate; they see it as easy, available and hassle-free. With the right solution, it could even be fun - as it should be!
Sometimes companies look for community service and philanthropy consolidation in all the wrong places. The trick when consolidating all your tracking into one place is to work with a software as a service (SaaS) provider that is an authority on corporate giving and volunteering, such as Causecast. Rather than a mere service provider, Causecast sees itself as a partner in its clients' success with employee volunteering and corporate giving. Further, Causecast can provide all the services that a company needs when integrating and consolidating its volunteering and donations into a single place, including:
For the company looking to consolidate, Causecast's platform is a no-brainer. Our Community Impact Platform provides everything that a CSR manager would ever need to manage even the most complex corporate giving and volunteering programs, and our crack customer service team will work tirelessly to help you make the most out of our platform's robust and user-friendly interface.