Creating a Culture of Thanks

By on November 25, 2013

 

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While many great companies know that it’s better to give to their employees and the communities than to receive, how de they go about creating a culture that promotes being thankful?  Below are this Chick’s picks for  great companies creating a culture of thanks:

  • Nice Grants at SmallBox- Sounds nice, right?  Well the people over at SmallBox thought so too and that’s why this company awards a no-strings attached grant to community members doing great things.
  • Recruit 4 Cause – Aligning HR and social causes, this job opportunity website serves both for-profit and non-profit organizations.  Recruit 4 Cause is committed to allocating 10% of the cost from each job posting to their charitable partner.  The company posting the job has the ability to select the charitable partner it would like to donate to.
  • Hunger at SendGrid - Hunger, one of the 4H corporate values at SendGrid, isn’t celebrated only on Thanksgiving; it’s celebrated daily with lots of company provided food, charitable contributions and seeking personal and professional development outside of work.
  • Project Blight – Quicken Loans CEO, Dan Gilbert, is creating a task force to eliminate Detroit’s blight.  All of it.  #opportunitydetroit

Know of any great companies out there that create a year round culture of thanks?  Holla!

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