Ep127: GameStop Quadruples High Score, Raises $1.2 Million for Make-A-Wish

Ep127: GameStop Quadruples High Score, Raises $1.2 Million for Make-A-Wish

Today on CauseTalk Radio, Megan and I talk to Matt Hodges, Vice President of Public & Investor Relations at GameStop. If you or your kids play video games you've probably been to a GameStop. And with over 6,600 worldwide locations it's easy to find a store.

Gamers are passionate about their games, but they don't play around when it comes to good causes. Megan, Matt and I talk about a recent GameStop point-of-sale fundraiser for Make-A-Wish that raised $1.2 million - quadrupling the $310K that was raised the previous year. 

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Ep126: What Companies Want from a Nonprofit Partner

Ep126: What Companies Want from a Nonprofit Partner

Today on CauseTalk Radio, Megan and I talk to Mollye Rhea, President of For Momentum, an Atlanta-based cause agency, about their 2015 Corporate Partner Survey.

For Momentum surveyed individuals who manage nonprofit partnerships to learn about local and national giving strategies, partnership selections and expectations, target audience and common mistakes.

Megan, Mollye and I discuss...

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Take That Critics: Consumers Like Donating at the Register

Take That Critics: Consumers Like Donating at the Register

You may hate being asked to donate at the register, but most people don't. That's the finding of a 24-page report released by Good Scout, a social good consultancy that's headed by two cause superstars, Phil McCarty and Maureen Carlson

The big news is that 55 percent of respondents like being asked to give at the register. Consumers also felt positively about the charity and the retailer after donating. Gasp!

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