CSR Marketplace Live is a series of virtual sessions hosted by ACCP’s trusted partners – all qualified experts in the CSR space. Learn from their experience working and advising many purpose-driven companies.
Sessions are free to attend, but registration is required. All sessions will be recorded and made available to registrants.
Scroll through the session descriptions below and register for the sessions of interest to you.
June 7th, 2022
Speaker: Natalya Derobertis
Product Marketing Manager
Speed for Need: How the Right Technology Can Make You A Better Partner
You’ve likely heard the phrase “I feel the need for speed!” Yet as demands for progress on urgent issues, such as social justice, climate change, and emergency relief increase grantmakers are now feeling the speed for need!
Your grantees can’t wait to address critical community needs while you wade through clunky processes and burdensome procedures that cause delays in funding. With the right technology you can meet this urgency and accelerate your grantmaking cycle: from program launch, through the review process, up to the most important piece…getting money into the hands of your community.
Join this session, hosted by Submittable, to learn the five key capabilities to look for in a technology solution that will create a more efficient and effective process allowing you to address urgent issues as they happen.
June 8th, 2022
Speaker: Rick Wood,
Senior Business Development Manager
Invest in Community Spaces. Deliver Measurable Change.
Many organizations are focusing their philanthropic efforts on improving the health, equity, and quality of life for the communities they serve. Learn how they are accomplishing this by funding public spaces dedicated to promoting health and wellness. This session looks at case studies of the revitalization and impact of parks across the U.S. We will discuss the importance of community engagement, how funding partners are engaged throughout the design and build process and share examples of measurable outcomes on the impact on community health and wellbeing.
Speaker: Rich Maiore,
Boost your CSR through Employee Resource Groups
Employee Resource Groups have grown in popularity and influence over the past few years. Increasingly, companies are being more strategic how ERGs integrate and support CSR efforts to achieve greater business and social impact. In this fun and interactive session facilitated by Rich Maiore, President of Rocket Social Impact, learn from fellow CSR peers from leading companies about the latest ERG research, trends, and innovations on how companies are harnessing the passion and potential of ERGs to amplify and implement their CSR strategies.
Speaker: Brittany Hill
Founder and CEO
Social Impact Measurement and Reporting Tools and Best Practices
While it may seem like the Wild West when it comes to standardizing CSR and social impact reporting, Accelerist has been working to identify the variables that are most impactful when it comes to impact measurement.
Join Accelerist’s Founder and CEO, Brittany Hill, for a discussion on what you need to know when it comes to social impact reporting – what KPIs to monitor, pivotal tools, and impact on the bottom line – so you can accurately measure and easily report on the great social impact work your company does!
June 9th, 2022
Speakers: Davida Rivens,
Vice President of Product Management & Sales at E4E Relief
Senior Customer Success Manager at YourCause from Blackbaud
Employee Wellness Through a CSR Lens
Last year Harvard Business Review reported that 89% of workers indicated a decline in their workplace well-being due to the impacts of COVID-19. The study – conducted with 1,500 people across 46 countries – overwhelmingly showed respondents reporting mental health declines, challenges with meeting basic needs, and feelings of loneliness.
Join YourCause from Blackbaud and E4E Relief for a discussion on how corporate social responsibility leaders can support employee wellness through employee relief programs that provide support during disasters and hardships.
• Learn about the positive impacts of relief grants on employees’ emotional and financial wellbeing during a crisis
• See how employee relief grants have a positive impact on overall employee satisfaction and loyalty
• Activate employee participation in helping support their peers through your relief program
• Questions to consider when designing your employee relief program and examples of how some programs are set up
Speaker: Maureen Flynn, Senior Managing Director & Mandy Ryan, Managing Director
Advancing Your Strategy During Times of Transition
Now more than ever, CEOs and business leaders are looking to their CSR teams to better understand how social impact can drive corporate growth. Whether it’s the recognition that DEI is not solely an HR initiative but a central corporate mandate, increased demand from stakeholders, or simply the next generation of business leaders seeing that financial success and social wellbeing are intertwined, CSR practitioners have a seat at the table like never before. In this session we will explore how companies can assess their current priorities, programs, and operations to develop refreshed strategies that drive true integration and embed social impact into the core of your business.