Corporate Citizenship in Action (CCiA), founded in 2008, is a leading philanthropy consulting company that provides services for Fortune Global 500, unicorn companies, foundations, international organizations and community leaders in China.We work to advocate corporate citizenship, optimize philanthropic resources and expand their influence. As a pioneer in engaging enterprises into philanthropy, we are the first Chinese initiator of ‘venture philanthropy’ and have guided enterprises towards innovative ways to practice corporate social responsibilities (CSR). We have facilitated Lenovo Venture Philanthropy, Master Kong Philanthropic Projects Competition, Intel Cinnovate, and China Merchants Award of Poverty Alleviation among other renowned strategic public welfare projects.
Foundation at Start-Up StageWe help foundations at start-up stage with registration and strategy planning, and offer temporary secretarial service and internal training Registration: we help them with documents for application, set-up of board of directors, conference organization, and communication with registration authority. Strategy planning: we help foundations with strategic positioning, governance structure and operation procedure. Temporary secretariat: we offer temporary secretarial services regarding business, operation and governance of the foundation at the initiate stage. Internal training: we offer training to upgrade the staff’s capacity and professionality, and tailored programs for secretary-generals and execution teams.
Special FundsWe offer information about the procedure of setting up special funds, suggestions on selecting and communicating with trustees, drafting application documents and regulations, supervising the establishment procedure, and we also help with other affairs in this period and daily management.
Application for Establishing Charitable TrustWe offer information about the procedure of setting up a charitable trust, and help with model design, application, and selection of and cooperation with trustees.
Pre-Project ResearchResearching related area before a project helps us formulate more feasible and valuable plans. To this end, we analyze the causes of social problems, search for potential solutions and gather information about related policies, best practices, beneficiaries and roles of related parties, so as to put forward the best strategies and plans for our clients.
Project Planning and NetworkingBased on pre-project research, we give full play to the clients expertise and resources and map out a whole plan that can lead to the best social benefit and high public engagement. On the other hand, since we uphold synergy instead of playing a lone hand, we connect organizations with same goals and of high complementarity to solve the problems with higher efficiency.
Project Management and SupervisionWe manage and supervise projects for our clients. For projects engaging multiple parties, we offer effective guiding tools to solve problems during the process and to keep them on the designated path.
Advertising & BrandingPublic engagement is an integral part of promoting philanthropy. Therefore, we involve public engagement in project design. We leverage media and crowdfunding platforms to affect more targeted audience and to provide more opportunities for the public to engage in philanthropy.
Program Outcome and Impact AssessmentProgram evaluation presents an important opportunity for the institution to reflect on its experience and to identity the values and highlights of the program. Employing the tools that best suit a program’s scope and approach, we provide formative and summary assessments for the philanthropic program. Not only can we identify methods of measurement and indicators of impact in the design stage, but we can also monitor the program’s implementation and conduct comprehensive evaluation after its completion. We can also do impact assessments for completed programs based on their objectives and needs.
Volunteer Management SystemWe design sustainable voluntary service systems for our clients according to stake holders’ situation, and the enterprises’ culture, characteristics, structure etc. A scientific volunteer system guarantees the sustainability of volunteer service.
Volunteer Daily ManagementWe design training programs and incentive mechanisms for volunteers and offer our clients management tools that cover capacity building , standards, data management, volunteer performance assessment, etc., to optimize the operation of the organizations and the management of the volunteer system.
Volunteer Service Brand Planning and Project ImplementationOur nationwide network of philanthropy enables us to provide bespoke branding strategies and voluntary projects, and our abundant media resources and strong ability of telling stories enable our clients to expand their projects’ influence.