Demystifying Corporate Foundations
Friday, July 15th, 2016
11:15 AM - 12:30 PM: Breakout 6
Have you ever wondered why certain corporations set up foundations and how do they work in collaboration or independently of the company? Why do some corporations have foundations and others don't? How do these foundations work differently than community relations or marketing and sponsorship at a company?
Join us for a discussion with corporate foundation and community relations representatives as they talk about how their foundations work, how their organization partners with nonprofit organizations, and how they work within their own corporate culture.
Learning Outcome #1
By attending this session participants will learn: How corporate foundations are set up within various companies and the similarities and differences within their structures.
Learning Outcome #2
By attending this session participants will learn: How to approach corporate foundations for funding and how to collaborate or differentiate their approach from company support.
Learning Outcome #3
By attending this session participants will learn: How to develop the right relationship with representatives from corporate foundation.