Planning meetings and events can take months — from finding the perfect location to making food and beverage selections. In the past, once you’ve settled on a property, you have lots of resources at your disposal for planning the event, except when it comes to implementing an meaningful social impact program. These CSR events used to take up a disproportionate amount of your time and energy — until now.
Are you missing a revenue opportunity for your conference? Many conferences are adding a corporate social responsibility activity package as part of their key sponsorship offerings. Not only is this an impactful way of engaging attendees, but it’s also a great way to create goodwill for sponsors and the conference organizers. Creating a CSR proposal for an event can be tricky; however, you need to get this on your conference agenda.
Shopping for Father's Day gifts can be notoriously tricky. That's why we've put together a list of the top socially conscious gifts for Father's Day — perfect for any dad (or, really, any guy)!
Harry's Skincare Products: A clean shave that also helps men break stereotypes — what could be better? Harry's partners believe that there is more than one way to be a man. Society encourages men to act a certain way, which can be harmful to both them and their communities. As part of Harry's charitable efforts, the brand sets aside a percentage of its sales for charitable organizations including The Representation Project, A Call to Men, CALM, and The Bronx Freedom Fund. Visit Harrys.com.
LSTN Headphones: LSTN was founded with a singular purpose: to change lives through the power of music. Proceeds from sales of all LSTN products go towards giving hearing aids to people in need worldwide through Starkey Hearing Foundation. The Starkey Hearing Foundation has been in operation for more than 30 years and served 1.1 million people. Visit LSTNSounds.co for more information.
Magic Room Brand Music Accessories: After being a drummer for 30 years, Vijoy Rao realized that the chemically treated wood and plastic that were used for sticks and picks had a major environmental impact. He decided to do something about it, creating eco-friendly, 100% biodegradable drumsticks and guitar picks. Made from bamboo, the products are incredibly lightweight and strong. Bamboo doesn't require a lot of resources to grow, matures in 1/10th the time as many commonly used trees, and is a grass (not wood) so there are no issues with deforestation. Visit MagicRoomBrand.com.
WeatherHYDE Tents: The weatherHYDE family tent is among the best. It has an innovative, reversible skin and waterproof triple-wall construction. It's designed to keep you warm in the winter, cool in the summer, and dry in the rainy season. All profits go to providing housing for the homeless. You can also purchase a tent for a homeless family. Visit WeatherHYDE.com to choose the option that fits your father!
With children no longer in school, summer is the perfect time to refurbish schools, community centers, and other places that cater to children’s educational needs. If your team can’t travel offsite, there are other options that Give2Get can bring to your company like packing backpacks or making art kits.