Media Sponsorship

GivingCity will happily consider being a media sponsor of your fundraising event. Please send all inquiries to at least one month before the date of the event.

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2 Comments on Media Sponsorship

  1. I just came across your organization searching the web for philanthropy in Austin, TX. After reading about it, I just wanted to let you know that its an amazing concept. Bringing light to non-profits and supporting them is definitely a huge part of raising awareness and supporting philanthropic views.

    But it leads other types of organizations that are not non-profit who are built upon a sort of philanthropic-capitalistic to be shadowed. For example, my company’s business model is built upon a for profit structure but we donate half of all sales to certain areas of our communities that need help. We work directly with non profits and help promote their programs through marketing and donations of all sorts. We give the consumer the power to influence areas that they care about most and be able to represent that idea through clothing. A non-profit structure would only limit the ability for us to do good as a company and as a society.

    I feel that only focusing on non-profits to promote philanthropy in central Texas effects businesses like mine that are built on the same principles but use a different structure to raise money. Philanthropy should not only be focused through non-profits, that leads others to believe that only non-profits are capable of such an idea. And that is terribly not true.

    I am only trying to shed light a new a new concept of how companies and consumers interact. If we restrict the idea that for profit companies are not capable of doing any if not more actual good than non profits, then philanthropy will never become apart of our economy on such a level that it should be.

  2. Bradley, we agree. We’re very familiar with social enterprise and have covered it much in the past. In fact, we’re expanding our social enterprise/CSR coverage as we grow, too. Thanks for encouraging us to push!

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