Points of Light Executive Director Jackie Norris and Feed Founder Lauren Bush Lauren discuss the most community-minded S&P 500 companies. They speak with Trish Regan and Adam Johnson on Bloomberg Television’s “Street Smart.” (Source: Bloomberg)
The Civic 50, an initiative of Points of Light, in partnership with Bloomberg LP, honors the 50 most community-minded companies in the nation each year as determined by an annual survey.
Benchmarking and sharing the best practices of community engagement offers companies that participate in The Civic 50 a roadmap for using their time, skills, and other resources to improve the quality of life in the communities where they do business.
Survey opens Monday, June 2nd and closes on Friday, August 15, 2014. Companies with annual revenue of $1 billion or more are eligible for consideration.
For example, in 2013, the top 5 companies based on organizational commitment which measured the scope of a company’s community engagement program, broad-based employee involvement, community investment, advocacy and leadership were:.
1. Morgan Stanley
2. Capital One
3. Bank of America
4. Apollo Education Group.
Click here to view all the 2013 CIVIC50.