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A Short History of Cause Marketing

A Short History of Cause Marketing* Presented by SG selfishgiving om 1770 2005S Paul Revere Invents Cause First cause marketing partnership between Marriott Corp & March of Dimes Marketing in Boston, Mass. 1976 1983 American Express coins "Cause-Related Marketing" in campaign to restore Statue of Liberty Carol Cone ("Mother of Cause Marketing") creates first cause program linking Rockport Shoe Company to 11 1996 walking BOX TOPS EDUCATION|| Launch of Box Tops for Education. To date, schools 2003 have earned $600 million Cause Marketing Forum honors tops campaigns with "Halo Awards" Selfish Giving St. Jude Childrens Research Hospital Thanks and Giving For Joe Waters publishes first post y child. Ever 2004 St. Jude Children's Research Hospital launches first nat'l cause program 2005 Cause marketing surpasses $1 billion mark TOMS (PRODUCT)™ 2006 Blake Mycoskie founds TOMS Shoes RED Bono, Bobby Shriver launch pure-play cause marketing brand ÇVS 2013 - 2014 pharmacy CVS links mission with margin and Cause marketing growth surges in emerging countries, including China, India and Brazil ends tobacco sales Get My Quick Start Guide to Cause Marketing SG selfishgiving om * Cause marketing is a partnership between a nonprofit and for-profit for mutual profit. Please share this graphic with link attribution to Sources: 1770: Bill Belicheck, Head Coach, New England Patriots 1976: A Cause Marketing History Lesson with Bruce Burtch, 1983: 2005: IEG Sponsorship Report 2013: 2013 Cone Communications/Echo Global CSR Study RTY We never SIop ong for cures

A Short History of Cause Marketing

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Cause marketing is a partnership between a business and a nonprofit for mutual benefit. According to IEG, cause marketing has grown into a nearly $2 billion industry! This infographic explains how it ...



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