Get Your Business Involved In #SaugaGives
Get your business involved in the global giving movement coming back to the City of Mississauga this Tuesday, November 28th, 2017 by choosing a charity to support this GivingTuesday. Whether your business chooses to raise funds amongst employees, send a group of employees to volunteer for the day, host an event, or donate a percentage of sales on Tuesday, November 28th, 2017 to a cause that your business cares about—there are so many ways to get your business giving back this GivingTuesday!
In past years, the team at MississaugaGives saw businesses across the City of Mississauga giving back to a number of causes as part of the global giving movement. CRH Canada sent employees to volunteer at Armagh, three Boston Pizza locations hosted Celebrity Server Nights for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Peel, Safe City Mississauga, and Sistema Mississauga, and Suncor Energy donated $14,000 to the Credit Valley Conservation Foundation to kick off their holiday giving campaign. GivingTuesday 2015 and 2016 saw a fantastic response from businesses wanting to give back and fulfill their corporate social responsibility, and this year, the team at MississaugaGives is looking to partner with even more businesses wanting to give back.
It’s easy to get your business involved in this year’s MississaugaGives campaign celebrating charitable giving across Mississauga on GivingTuesday this Tuesday, November 28th, 2017. Here’s how:
Find one or more cause(s) your business would like support by checking out the charities MississaugaGives has partnered with. Explore our partnered animal charities, arts and culture charities, environmental charities, health charities, international charities, social service and community charities, and religious charities.
Once you choose one or more charities to support on GivingTuesday, determine how your business would like to give back and support your selected cause(s). Whether your business would like to donate funds, host an event or fundraiser, volunteer, or give in another way, it is up to you! Need ideas? Check out the resources available for businesses on the GivingTuesday Canada website including a toolkit for businesses, a 10 Tips In 10 Minutes video, a toolkit for retailers, and a guide for businesses to get employees involved in volunteering this GivingTuesday.
Once you have determined how your business will be giving back this GivingTuesday, let the team at MississaugaGives know by contacting us. We can help share your GivingTuesday plans on our website and social media to let the rest of Mississauga know how you will be giving back this Tuesday, November 28th, 2017. Our team can also help put you in touch with our partnered charities.
Leading up to GivingTuesday, make sure to share with your online followers, customers, and fans about GivingTuesday and your involvement in the MississaugaGives campaign by using the hashtag #SaugaGives and #GivingTuesdayCA.
Then, on Tuesday, November 28th, 2017 (this year’s date for GivingTuesday), all there is left to do is give! Use the hashtag #SaugaGives and #GivingTuesdayCA to show your giving plans in action on the day of.