Benefits of partnering with the
ALS Association Greater Philadelphia Chapter
Increase company pride.
Surveys show that over 90 percent of employees feel proud if their company supports an important outside cause.
Volunteer work can help your employees hone skills they can use at home and on the job. These include leadership, decision-making, problem-solving, time management, negotiating, networking and goal-setting.
Shine in the community
Supporting your local Walk to Defeat ALS® can help enhance community relations. Many companies print t-shirts for their walkers to display their spirit and raise their company profile.
Give a boost
Giving back to the community can also boost productivity, employee morale, job satisfaction and loyalty.
Whether you would like to become a sponsor, have a company presence at one of our walks or get a team involved, our Event Coordinators are experts at getting you started.
Ready for form a walk team? Click here to find a Walk to Defeat ALS® event in your area.
Why partner with a charity?
The 2004 Cone Corporate Citizenship Study showed that:
Eight out of 10 Americans say corporate support of causes wins their trust in that company, a 21 percent increase since 1997.
• 86 percent of respondents indicated that they’d be likely to switch from one comparable brand to another if the other brand is associated with a cause.
• 72% of Americans say it is acceptable for companies to involve a cause or issue in their marketing
• American’s also indicated that a company’s commitment to a social issue is important when deciding:
o Which companies they’d like to see doing business in their local community (85%)
o Where to work (81%)
o Which products and services to recommend to other people (74%)
o Which stocks or mutual funds to invest in (70%)