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Do you have an effective disaster philanthropy plan? (SOLD OUT)

March 7, 2018 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm MST

Wednesday, March 7, 2018, 11:00 am to 1:00 pm  (11:00-11:30am is registration)
IMA Financial, 1705 17th Street Suite 100, Denver, CO 80202
*IMA Financial will be providing lunch

Do you have an effective disaster philanthropy plan for your company?

Causecast highlights in their article, Why Companies Must Shift from Disaster Relief to Disaster Philanthropy that companies must be creative when creating smart disaster philanthropy plans to overcome the 3 biggest challenges: Heightened risk of fraud, Complex regulatory issues and Rising distrust of traditional Institutions. Join the conversation on March 7th.

Are you interested in exploring strategies and tools for ensuring that your philanthropic response to disasters is effective, efficient and aligned with business goals?

Join us for a facilitated discussion on how to effectively respond and support disaster relief and recovery efforts.  Share your successes and challenges and learn from other attendees who are grappling with similar issues. Come with examples from your current efforts and questions for your peers.

B:CIVIC is partnering with Founding Member and Bronze Investor, IMA Financial to hold an interactive working lunch focusing on disaster aftermath and company’s philanthropy tactics. This working lunch will be an interactive discussion around planning strategies, and tools for philanthropic responses to disasters to ensure effective, and efficient plans aligned with business goals.

Topics include:

  • Effective disaster philanthropy and recovery efforts
  • Tools and planning strategies for responses to disasters
  • Efficient plans aligned with business goals

Host/Facilator: Ruth Rohs, VP Corporate Communications/Executive Director IMA Foundation, IMA Financial Group. Ruth served on the broad of the Red Cross for 9 years. IMA partners with the Red Cross to set up micro-sites within their markets during times of crisis.

“With the huge jump in the number and magnitude of natural disasters, companies play an important role in the response. It’s hard to know how to budget and where to put your resources. It’s important for us to share ideas and best practices so we can respond where we can.”

Who Should Attend: 

  • Corporate social responsibility and corporate citizenship professionals
  • Professionals involved in disaster relief, and disaster philanthropy planning
  • Any member company employee interested in learning more philanthropic responses to disaster

*Please note: this event is member only, if you would like to attend, please reach out to Jess Welser (jessica.welser@bcivic.org), for membership information

**Please note registration is limited to the first 25 people who sign up

RSVP: Complimentary for any employee of a B:CIVIC member company.  Not sure if your company is a member?  Check our Member Directory here
Must RSVP in advance: This event is sold out. If you would like to be added to the waitlist, please e-mail jessica.welser@bcivic.org
Are you a business who is not yet a member?  Contact us today to find out how you can join. Please e-mail Jess Welser at jessica.welser@bcivic.org


March 7, 2018
11:30 am - 1:00 pm MST
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Jess Welser
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