Corporate Philanthropy and charitable giving ideas, best practices, and success stories.
Alaska Airlines is Doing Well by Doing Good
Many of us have our favorite airline, or at least the one we fly most often, even if it’s simply to maximize frequent flyer miles.
For us, it’s always been Alaska Airlines, mostly because they are local to Seattle and are highly regarded, not to mention what a treat it is to fly on Horizon Air and be served an ice cold micro-brew or glass of wine after a long day and the hustle & bustle through the airport. Although we fly often, we hadn’t thought much about what goes on, except from our own point of view.
Why is it that we, consumers, want to buy clothes, electronics, food and other consumables from socially conscience companies, yet are often completely unaware of whether or not the airline we choose to fly does […]
Brown & Brown Insurance in Tacoma knows how to do Halloween. From the moment their employees & customers step off the elevator into the spookway, they are entranced. What’s all the fuss about?
This is Brown & Brown’s way of engaging employees in giving back. A fun day is in store as Brown & Brown kicks off their United Way workplace giving campaign, with haunting competitions, fundraising and ghoulish treats.
Who wouldn’t want to work here? President, Bev Losey, says giving back is in the organization’s DNA – inspiring the brown & Brown team to give back through employee giving, matching gifts and corporate philanthropy.
Bev says community impact and philanthropy has directly impacted their growth. Brown & Brown Insurance has operated in Tacoma for several generations – surviving longer that most companies. Now, that is a sustainable company. Maybe it’s the fog they breathe – or perhaps the warm beating heart that fuels them. […]
The Washington State Auto Dealers Association tracks auto dealers giving back and we found, they give back heavily. Who would have thought that auto dealers are one of the biggest supporters of our communities? You can see their impact at WSADA. Washington Auto Dealers Give Back
What surprised me the most was how much they are giving back and also to such a wide variety of causes, from Boys & Girls Clubs to Humane Societies. Take Dick Hannah Automotive Group, for example. They have given back over $207,000 just since joining GIVINGtrax. You can view the causes they support through their “Believe in Nice” Campaign at: https://www.givingtrax.com/giving/hannah-motor-company.
The next time you’re in need of a new car, we invite you to check out one of these dealers that are making an impact by giving back to your local community.