Early-stage high-growth Canadian companies are using their influence for good, beyond their Upside pledge
Upside Founders are putting their resources to work.
They're creating novel ways to direct their resources and entrepreneurial mindset toward social impact. While almost any form of volunteering or donations are appreciated by charities, support can often go farthest when a company leverages its core skills to help a worthy cause.
Below find inspiration from Upside founders, the causes they support and the innovative ways in which they do so.
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Charities: New Leaf Foundation, Tree Canada, Girls E-Mentorship and Tree Canada
Charity: Youth Without Shelter
Charities: Kars4Kids and Kidney Car
Charity: FoodShare Toronto
Charities: SickKids Foundation, CHEO Foundation and CORD
Giving back can be a powerful technique to accelerate growth and build your culture
When thinking about your charitable giving as an early-stage company, you should consider your overall company strategy, goals and challenges, and how your giving program can help you achieve these objectives.
Upside has facilitated almost $3M in charitable donations and worked with over 370 startups to embed social responsibility into their DNA
This guide has our key learnings