The LBG Network
The LBG Network is a forum for businesses to learn best practice on measuring and managing their community investment activities.
Comprised of businesses from 15 sectors across the globe, the LBG Network comprises of multinational global corporations to medium sized enterprises. If you’re a community investment professional, the LBG Network offers a wealth of expertise to help you make the most of your organization’s community program.
Current members are listed here.
Businesses join to:
Know what to measure, and how.
LBG helps you to measure your community program in a rigorous and credible manner. Built by business, for business – LBG lists out the potential metrics you can measure, with guidance about how to calculate figures. And, it’s recognized by leading indices such as RobecoSAM and Business in the Community (BITC). Businesses save themselves time by using LBG, rather than trying to figure out what to measure.
Measure to manage.
Using LBG to measure your community programs will give you the information to make informed decision about your activities. Know how much you give to long-term partnerships vs ad-hoc donations or how your contributions are split across key issues or geographies. Businesses use LBG metrics to perform strategic reviews, optimize their programs and monitor performance and delivery of objectives.
Continuous learning is essential.
Facing a challenge within your community program? We’re also certain one of the businesses in the LBG Network have faced it too. We provide a forum for you to connect and learn from your peers so that you can make a difference within your organisation. LBG gives you access to the combined knowledge and experience of over a 160 community investment professionals across the globe.
Collaboration makes us better.
Community investment is an evolving space.
• Companies are targeting their efforts on issues material to their businesses.
• Skilled volunteering is being utilized to deliver learning and development in HR programs.
• Businesses are innovating in how they create social impact, investing into their own products and services.
Businesses within LBG explore the hot topics and identify best practice together.
Know what to measure, and how.
Connect With Companies
Create Best Practice
Build their measurement programs
Find their route to impact
Benchmark against leading companies
Access tools and support
Connect with their peers
LBG gives you the tools, network and support to make the most of your community program.
You will have access to:
How to join?
Join LBG in a few easy steps.
Businesses in LBG commit to applying, developing and growing LBG whilst ensuring the confidentiality of data, as outlined in the Members’ Charter.
Do you need additional support?
Corporate Citizenship also supports organizations in the design, implementation and measurement of their community programs.
Community related services
Are you a charity or NGO?
LBG offers training and support provided to community partners in LBG framework and application.
LBG for Community is a training and certification program for not-for-profits partnering or seeking to partner with companies. This program provides a standard methodology for not-for-profits to measure community investment, and enables them to establish a common language with companies to build new and strengthen existing partnerships. Organisations participating in the program are recognised as an ‘’LBG certified community partner” and provided with a logo for use in communication materials.