Importantly, employees shared a desire to leverage 'intellectual philanthropy' to lend their professional skills ... Based on the employee feedback, Melendez and her team crafted a new philanthropic...more
The Seneca-Babcock Community Association has received a $18,500 grant through a competitive application and review process from the General Mills Foundation. The SBCA will use these funds to support...more
The SBCA will use these funds to support "Healthy Choices Healthy Kids," a program that helps promote healthy eating, increased physical activity, a positive outlook and awareness of good...more
General Mills Inc. may be best known for its iconic food brands, but Mary Jane Melendez, 38, is making sure the company is also recognized for its significant philanthropy, particularly in global...more
A big reason diversity programs fail to result in sustainable levels of inclusion that drive growth is because organizations are not committed to embrace differences as opportunities. Instead they...more
The proposed Social Investment Tax Relief (SITR) has UK civil society and social organizations stirred up this season. The supposed tax relief on investment in social impact bonds will support the UK social economy.