City to debut new workplace giving model this spring

The City Council recently voted to change our workplace giving model. The City will work with YourCause on a trial basis to offer you an online, one-stop-shop platform to give time or money to your favorite charity.

YourCause allows the City to:

The City will kick off the new online platform this summer with a campaign and Citywide event. Look for more details in a future Minneapolis Matters. Until then, please continue to donate to the federation charities of your choice as you have before through direct donations or payroll deductions in COMET.

Why the switch?

Participation and fundraising through the City’s former charitable giving model had declined over the past several years. Many employees wanted all of their dollars to go to the charities of their choice. They also frequently expressed frustration with the technology used in the old platform. This new workplace giving model aims to address these concerns as well as increase employee engagement and become a tool to help the City hire and retain staff.

Published Feb 23, 2017

QUICK LINKS

Home

Contact us

Email updates

Find a service

About this site

For employees

Accessibility:
For reasonable accommodations or alternative formats, contact 311.
People who are deaf or hard of hearing can use a relay service to call 311 at 612-673-3000.
TTY users can call 612-673-2157 or 612-673-2626.

Para asistencia 612-673-2700, Yog xav tau kev pab, hu 612-637-2800, Hadii aad Caawimaad u baahantahay 612-673-3500. 

CONNECT

311 call center

TTY relay service

 

facebook25x25 twitter25x25 youtube25x25 Minneapolis311icon logo tv 14 footer icon image linkedin_32x32




mpls-logo-white120