The Giving Project is devoted to make giving a habit by offering businesses and their employees a smart way to give back to their local community.
It’s easy, free, and rewarding.
The WNY Caring Business Initiative is a program The Giving Project designed to increase charitable involvement among Western New York’s business community. WNY is home to many wonderful charities and we aim to bring much needed funds and attention to their causes. Participating businesses will be able to provide a unique benefit to their employees at no cost, while also helping a variety of charities in their community.
Free to use
The only cost for the company is optional – if they choose to match employee donations.
Enjoy recognition as one of WNY’s most giving companies
At the end of the year, we will be giving an award to the company that raises the most money per employee.
Give back and help a variety of charities
The money donated from your team will benefit several charities and initiatives.
No enrollment. No numbers to track. No employee training.
Just introduce the program, and we will take care of the rest – including branding and naming your company’s program.
As part of an overall corporate social responsibility initiative, participating in the WNY Caring Business Initiative can increase employee engagement, satisfaction and morale, while decreasing turnover. Enhance your employee benefit package at no cost to you. Becoming more involved in local charitable opportunities will improve your public image. As a participating member, you will be recognized on our website’s list of WNY Caring Businesses Opportunity to win awards for your company’s yearly giving at our annual awards ceremony. Completely free to the business. No set-up. No bookkeeping. No enrollments. No contract or obligation to the employer and participation is optional for employees. No payroll deductions to track.