January 28th: Global Community Engagement Day – Significance
Global Community Engagement Day is a day for business organizations to give back to their communities.
The betterment of the communities leads to betterment in the lives of the people. It is important that the issues faced by communities are addressed and solved. Community engagement is a process of working with the communities to address the issues that impact their well-being. Community engagement might seem to be a concept that many are not aware of but it prevails in many of our lives. The big companies and organizations do things to take care of the well being of the communities in and around them. Such people are celebrated on the Global Community Engagement Day.
Background and Significance
Global Community Engagement Day is celebrated every year on the 28th of January. When professionals and organizations communicate with different groups of people in the community, they become better. It helps strengthen relationships with the local residents, faith-based groups, voluntary groups and many more. Apart from this, it is also beneficial for organizations. It also helps business leaders make wise decisions and address specific issues better. The communities may also accept recommendations from the companies due to their role in the community. It is a win-win for the community as well as the company in this case.
Observing Global Community Engagement Day
One of the things to do on this day is to organize events with the fellow community such as brunch or business meetings. Organize meetings with the co-workers of the company so that you get to know their views regarding the community and its welfare.
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