GoodCompany powers AGL’s Power To Give

Since 2003, AGL’s ‘Energy for Life’ program has provided avenues for our people to support causes that they are passionate about. For nearly 15 years, we have operated what’s known as a ‘closed’ workplace giving program, where our people could donate to a defined list of charities. This list of charities (typically ~12 charities) was […]

The invaluable role of philanthropy in organisations

  Corporate Social Responsibility refers to the moral and ethical obligations of an organisation to invest in philanthropic initiatives and give back to society. It stipulates a prerequisite that organisations do more than simply reap shareholder return; they are expected to contribute to the health and well-being of the community. Furthermore, it’s believed that CSR […]

14 new charity partners join GoodCompany

Staff requests drive a lot of our charity partnerships; individuals ask us to include a charity they’re passionate about, and we reach out to make the connection and ensure they’re included on our platform. We’re also always keen to add any charities that have existing relationships with you, our corporate partners, so that your staff […]

Corporate Philanthropy White Paper – new insights into why doing good makes good business sense

Employee expectations of corporate philanthropy continue to evolve and expand. Our White Paper, developed in collaboration with Great Places to Work, explores; • Trends, best practice and research into the impact of Volunteering and Workplace Giving programs. • The value of a unified giving platform in offering personal rather that prescriptive philanthropy • How organisations […]

Millennials – how their values are likely to affect the business world

There has been much talk about Millennials recently – their preferences, work ethic and impending impact on corporations. We set out to investigate who they are and how their values are likely to affect the business world. Born from the early 1980s onwards, Millennials are digital natives who are social, connected and more influenced by […]

Harness the goodness in your people by making giving easy, meaningful and measurable

The Giving Australia 2016 government report released in December 2016 highlights a strong demand for unified giving as well as innovative technology solutions that strengthen workplace giving and volunteering programs. This comes as no surprise to Ash Rosshandler, GoodCompany CEO, who regularly speaks to companies about how to empower staff to give in a way […]