The Corporate Giving Network (CGN) held its April Learning@Lunch session on Thursday the 13th 2017 at Wellspring Family Services in Seattle. Thanks to our host Thomasina Schmitt.
The session focused on the highlights of the annual conference held on March 2 2017. The workshop was facilitated by CGN president Joy Stephens who led the conversation using five main topics as talking points: 1.) sponsorship 2.) employee engagement and workplace giving 3.) corporate philanthropy 4.) corporate social responsibility and 5.) cause-related marketing. With each topic the focus was to identify key points that the conference attendees agreed were helpful when doing their jobs of increasing their number of corporate donors and sponsors.
Here is a sample of the ideas discussed: