About Steve Greenhalgh

Steve has nearly 30 years of CSR experience in a variety of capacities. He has worked closely with numerous companies to assess programs, conduct research projects, and development partnerships with target charities. Furthermore, Steve is the rare consultant who has worked with both Fortune 500 companies and Philanthropy 400 charities in the domain of Corporate Social Responsibility. From United Way of America to private practice to executive leadership at several CSR SaaS software providers, Steve understands your CSR program needs.
28 03, 2018

Don’t Let Your CSR Program Lifecycle Turn into a Death Spiral

By | 2018-03-29T17:43:46+00:00 March 28th, 2018|

Good CSR programs - successful CSR programs - require evaluation. There's no avoiding it. Like any other aspect of your business, there is a process for managing the work and achieving success ... a lifecycle. And the CSR program lifecycle isn't complicated: just plan, execute and EVALUATE. Then repeat. Why do I capitalize "evaluate"? Because [...]

21 02, 2018

It’s That Time of Year! Program Evaluations and the CSR Calendar

By | 2018-02-21T22:51:47+00:00 February 21st, 2018|

My first foray into the world of Corporate Social Responsibility was with the United Way. That is when I learned just how important calendars are to all things that have anything to do with CSR and fundraising. Simply put, there are times of the year when certain tasks must be completed or you won't have [...]

5 01, 2018

Technology versus Charities: Bridge the Gap

By | 2018-01-05T23:04:20+00:00 January 5th, 2018|

Today's CSR match: technology versus charities. With a corporate giving program manager as the referee.  Does this feel familiar? Too often, it is reality. But it shouldn't be. Instead of technology versus charities, all stakeholders in our workplace giving and CSR programs should be celebrating success. We should never be talking about anybody versus anybody [...]

16 12, 2017

Is Giving Technology Your Servant or Your Master?

By | 2017-12-18T20:48:43+00:00 December 16th, 2017|

Is giving technology your servant or your master? It is a great question, isn't it? So, how do you feel about, for example, your mobile giving experience? Your CSR platform? Online giving and volunteering systems? Do they serve your needs, or do you feel like they lord over you like a master making your CSR [...]

9 12, 2017

A Few Reminders about Workplace Giving

By | 2017-12-09T23:06:05+00:00 December 9th, 2017|

Workplace giving is a time-honored tradition responsible for raising over $4 billion annually and benefitting thousands of nonprofit organizations. Sometimes we forget this. Sometimes we are so focused on finding some new giving angle that we overlook the tried and true. So I thought I would take a moment and remind all of us CSR [...]

29 11, 2017

Six CSR Trends for 2018

By | 2017-12-05T18:19:05+00:00 November 29th, 2017|

As we enter December, we can already start thinking about CSR trends for 2018.  What have been our 2017 successes with corporate social responsibility and employee engagement? And what can we do in 2018 to take our programs to even greater heights? 2017 Results Foreshadow CSR Trends for 2018 By most measures, 2017 has been [...]