Retailers can donate services and products and volunteer with different organizations. For instance, we work with an organization called The Children’s Cabinet of Northern Nevada, in which they donate gifts and other items to children of families in need. We also donate parts to a variety of organizations. Getting involved with different causes can be a great way for a retailer to give back to the community or get involved with something that resonates on a personal level.
Donating services is huge for nonprofits and organizations with limited budgets. For-profit companies can step in to make nonprofits’ success possible.
Not only do you help a nonprofit or charity in your community, your business sees a number of benefits including increased team morale and exposure for your name. One way to do this is to promote the event through signs and fliers. Offering event signage to annual printing of an organization’s marketing collateral can really make a difference. Signage lets the public know what the charity stands for, how to get involved, what events are going on, and so many other things that are important to the success of an organization.
—Brad Wass, Gyford StandOff Systems