Bringing Social Impact Consulting Expertise to Corporations

Employees, customers, and business partners require companies to not just do their business well – they require a social impact as well. We bring our experience in social impact consulting to corporations. Whether you call it CSR, ESG, or Community Relations, we’re here to help. 

Social impact consulting combines social good with a clear focus on metrics and reportable impact. Corporate social responsibility (CSR) and social impact strategies continue to increase in its importance to consumers, investors, and employees, regardless of industry, history, or size of the company. We’re here to help you build or adjust your plans to meet the needs of today, whether that’s a new CSR strategy, increased social impact, employee engagement, thought leadership, positioning in the field, or community goodwill. 

Our Expertise

Your company has a history of grant making and employee engagement, but it needs to be built out. Our social impact consulting experts can help you assess your current work, identify where it can be more aligned with your business objectives, and then help you develop a business case for the plan’s widespread adoption.

Today’s environment requires corporations to advance public social responsibility efforts that feel right and authentic to leadership and employees. Our expertise as CSR consultants can help you develop and launch new programs with specific goals and metrics.

A well-planned and executed social impact strategy can generate opportunities for improved public affairs and for executive engagement. We understand the balance companies navigate when considering corporate social responsibility and advancing business goals. We work with you to find the alignments that are authentic to your goals and help you build the necessary internal systems and support to better maximize them. 

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Our Approach

Our first step is to get to know you: what matters to you, your team, and stakeholders, and what challenges you face. Then we develop workflows and timelines accordingly. These workflows might include: 

Contact us today to discuss how our social impact consulting expertise can help your company.

We can build a new social impact plan, improve your CSR strategy, create measurable goals and impact metrics, or all of those needs and more. 

Wachs Strategies has exceeded our expectations. The team has a deep understanding of what it takes to develop strategies and deliver. With their help we filled our donor pipeline, held successful fundraising events and crafted customized messaging and approaches for key donors that resulted in securing the revenue we needed to succeed. Josh’s team not only helped with the prospects we had, but also helped us design the donor infrastructure we need to keep being successful for the long-term.
Desmond Meade
Executive Director, Florida Rights Restoration Coalition

What Makes Us Different

To maximize impact and realize mission-critical objectives, nonprofits, philanthropies and companies must evolve beyond transactional charity work and become dynamic change agents.

Wachs Strategies is a full-service, one-stop shop for what it takes to execute at the highest level. We make all our clients three promises that separate us from other firms: 

A Nimble Team

We stand ready to respond quickly to real-time opportunities and challenges so that you stay on track with your goals.

100% of Our Attention

As a small firm, we work on a limited number of clients at a time. So you can expect to have our full attention. The team you speak to on day one is the same team you will have throughout.

Custom Solutions

We tailor our solutions to your needs. Our years of experience are a guide; but it’s your goals that determine the exact path we take.

Related case studies

Increasing impact for a corporate client

Our client, a major corporation with multiple entities and significant name recognition, had consolidated its grantmaking into one corporate foundation several years ago. The foundation was donating significant funds annually, but the organization’s leadership felt that there was a larger impact that could be made

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Realigning a CSR program to better suit today’s company

Wachs Strategies scoped out a several month project timeline that would allow for enough time for thorough review of current processes, research into other similarly structured entities programs, multiple interviews with internal and external stakeholders, and development of a potential path forward for the company and the foundation.

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