A term that may not be familiar to many individuals in the corporate world is that of a Corporate Citizen workplace giving program, though the term is currently growing in force and giving many businesses with the flexibility for employees to show how much they care for one another as well as towards the world at large.
An payroll giving agency allows individuals to give varying parts of their salaries or fringe benefits to others, namely those in need. While many may not be able to understand the motivation of these individuals, the main reason people often give is out of an overall generosity in their heart and out of an earnest desire to help others. A payroll giving agency helps to track and administer these gifts in a smart and intuitive way.
As an example, some individuals may find their co-worker experiencing a difficult time due to a health issue that is bothering them or a loved one. Since the illness may lead to a lot of absentee time. If another person in the company has additional paid time off days available that they want to donate they can go through a payroll giving agency to transfer this excess time off to that co-worker who so desperately needs it and both parties can feel better about the arrangement.
The same can be done with other company perks such as gifts or company outings or even payroll in certain situations. There are many different options that a payroll giving agency can assist with and a business that signs up for these services can provide another fringe benefit that their employees may appreciate at little cost for themselves but with the benefit of drawing co-workres together and fostering a positive team oriented culture that the business owners amy ultimately benefit from in the long term.