Operating a corporation in a socially responsible way, meeting legal, ethical and economic responsibilities towards all stakeholders. Corporate citizenship is often expressed as a synonym for Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR).

To CSR Matters, “Corporate Citizenship” also implies greater interact with the other “citizens” of our communities. A company practicing Corporate Citizenship is not simply conducting programs that provide measurable benefits to the communities in which it operates, but it is actively engaged as a partner with other participants in the community to produce better results. For example, a giving campaign might reach beyond employees to customers, suppliers or business partners in order to achieve more impact.