2014 LBG Canada Annual Meeting

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2014 LBG Canada Annual Meeting

The LBG Canada Annual Meeting is an opportunity for community investment professionals to connect with peers from across the country, to explore emerging management trends and to discuss various approaches to maximize value for the community and for the business.

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Top Community Investment Challenges
One key challenge currently being faced many companies working in community investment is communicating the value of community investment—both internally and externally. A barrier to effective communications is typically due to lack of understanding. In some cases, a lack of understanding occurs when community investment, marketing, and sponsorship overlap. While an...
Sep 5, 2014 8:00 AM ET
Using Technology to Maximize Investments
The use of technology in community investment isn't new. Online application and internal tracking systems have supported community investment professionals in selecting partnerships, tracking community and business metrics, and providing portfolio breakdowns. Software has also been developed to better engage employees in employee volunteering...
Aug 29, 2014 9:30 AM ET
The New Company-Charity Partnership
Companies are becoming increasingly interested in community investment as a means to support value creation in communities they touch. Community investment can help establish mutually beneficial relationships between a company and its stakeholders, contribute toward long-term improvements in the quality of life for communities, and help create an environment conducive to private...
Aug 22, 2014 5:15 PM ET
Enhancing Employee Engagement
While there are many forms of volunteering programs that can create value for employees, community partners and the company by extension, ‘Dollars for Doers’ programs have a unique role to play in how companies choose to engage employees through volunteering efforts that occur outside of working hours.  What is a Dollars for Doers Program? A D4D program...
Aug 15, 2014 1:00 PM ET
Value of LBG Canada Audit
The 2014 LBG Canada audit supported several companies in a unique way this year. Enhanced company reporting of expenditure in combination with improved LBG Canada data collection tool (DCT) usability enabled a more finite analysis of ineligible investments. A key priority for several community investment professionals was to examine their budget allocations in order to isolate...
Aug 8, 2014 1:00 PM ET