Record-setting year for Shelter Foundation

By Shanan Spencer-Brown Executive Director, Royal LePage Shelter Foundation It’s my pleasure to announce that in 2015 the Royal LePage Shelter Foundation raised $2.3 million – the most we’ve ever raised in a single year – in support of 200 women’s shelters and violence prevention programs across the country. Together, we have raised more than $22 million…

Corporate social responsibility: Are you authentic?

Businesses around the globe have turned the spotlight on their philanthropic efforts, and with good reason. Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) has a direct correlation to consumer and employee satisfaction. According to a 2013 study by Cone Communications, 90 per cent of consumers are more likely to trust and show loyalty to businesses who support causes.…