“For the first time, I could channel my nervous energy into a marketing pitch” – Summer Boot Camp Student The Givsly and SuitUp Summer Boot Camp series set out earlier this summer to introduce marketing and advertising as a career option for young students living in underserved communities. Advertising agencies and businesses joined this campaign to sponsor students across the US to participate in SuitUp’s fun and interactive shark tank […]
For anyone working in product development, especially start-ups involving digital services, the concepts of rapid experimentation and iteration based on data, working against big changes in specs and requirements, chasing the holy grail of product-market fit are all not out of the ordinary. But one year ago, we publicly rolled out the Givsly Platform to onboard and connect business professionals, while supporting nonprofits in need amidst a global pandemic. I […]
We are excited to share our 2020 Impact Report! In this challenging year we worked with over 380 companies, 170 nonprofits and redirected $461,026 in donations to nonprofits in need. Download the report to read more about the impact we made with our partners for our community.
Givsly is an easy way to form high quality business connections, show you care about making an impact and feel good doing what you do everyday – taking a business meeting! Download our infographic to see how thousands of professionals are taking more qualified meetings in business that drive results for you and your community.
Business professionals have a desire for more meaning in their workday. Companies can form stronger client relationships and close business through giving back. The business community has the power to revolutionize the way nonprofits fund their mission. These are just a few of the many reasons we formed Givsly in 2019. Our vision was to be the catalyst for the above changes to happen in business. We wanted to provide […]
#GivingTuesday is finally here and Givsly is sharing a few ways you can give back today through the time and budgets already available to you in business. If you’re not familiar, #GivingTuesday is a global generosity movement that inspires hundreds of millions of people to give, collaborate and celebrate generosity. If you treated yourself on Black Friday and Cyber Monday, now it is time to pay it forward on #GivingTuesday. […]
By Jean-François Coutanceau, SVP, Procurement, S4M At S4M we are always looking for ways to be socially responsible. We have always been concerned about embedding sustainability in every aspect of our organization and operations It has been at the heart of our organization from the beginning to create a product that respects the communities we work for and with. After doing an internal survey to understand which social issues our […]
Harlem is widely known for its rich history and culture, but many parts have also been stuck in a vicious cycle of poverty. I grew up in East Harlem in an area also known as “Spanish Harlem.” The majority of residents are Latinx or Black and low-income. By the time I was in high school, I quickly caught on to the differences between my community versus more affluent areas around […]
In 2014, I was in a meeting with one of my team members and a group of partners. At the end of the meeting we handed them some branded swag to say thank you for joining the discussion. I’ll never forget when one of the attendees looked at us and said, “a branded notebook and water bottle. How innovative!” While I was originally a little annoyed, in hindsight, the person […]
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