Each year there is a forum held around Cause Marketing. This special collection draws from interviews from these conferences. It encompasses a wide variety of commercial activity that aligns a company or brand with a cause to generate business and societal benefits.
American Express first used the phrase "cause-related marketing" in 1983 to describe its campaign to raise money for the Statue of Liberty’s restoration. American Express donated one cent to the restoration every time someone used its charg
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The Business Case for Profit with Purpose by Dan Pontefract
“Purpose is more than a cause, it’s a way of operating your business.” So claims Dan Pontefract in a recent Forbes blog. In fact, says Pontefract, “purpose ought to be the reason a business is in business.” He cites Unilever and Salesforce as companies that have embedded purpose into their strategies and practices—and profited while doing so. Read more here.
EarthSayer Dan Pontefract
2011 Cause Marketing Forum by David Hessekiel
Clean Water Initiative at the Royal Bank of Canada by James Little
Improving Corporate Reputation with Bill Bonner of OfficeMax
Cause Marketing at Georgetown University by Denise Keyes
Helping non-profits to reach 14M audience with Blair Cobb of AOL
A Story About Sustainability
Involving Teens by Nancy Lublin
Way to Well Commitment with Bonnie Gordon of Walgreen Co.