In 2012, 40 percent of participating companies anticipated an increase in their corporate giving
, with 18 percent planning a reduction and 42 percent anticipating no change in contribution levels, according to the report.
The world of corporate giving
has long been a challenge for nonprofits to penetrate," said Lynn Christie, vice president for business development at the Foundation Center.
is a longtime tradition tracing back to 1913, the year the bank was founded.
The company's corporate giving
and sponsorship aids such groups as the Family Pride Coalition, the Richmond Organization for Sexual Minority Youth in Virginia, HRC, and the Susan G.
Partners in Caring, is a charitable foundation made up of people from the business community whose main goal is to raise money for charity through innovative, self-funded corporate giving
org), a conservative nonprofit that studies corporate giving
, has found that businesses regularly give huge chunks of change to the very protesters who would bring them harm.
Nonprofit organizations can no longer count on the double-digit growth in corporate giving
that has characterized the past five years.
This generosity has rippled into the corporate arena, as well, Nationally charitable corporate giving
was up 14.
Parr of American corporate culture since the industrial age, traditional corporate giving
has taken the form of charitable gifts or grants from a company-sponsored foundation or direct giving from a corporate giving
Today corporate giving
is a business-driven strategy that is endorsed and even demanded by stakeholders," says Carol Stavraka, an editor for responsibility.
to right-wing groups has steadily increased as private sector leaders have seen the effectiveness with which conservative think tanks, and their armies of credentialed "experts," advance business interests in the political arena.