HR technology leader’s charitable foundation distributed more than $330,000 to support initiatives advancing mental health, STEM and career education, and DEI
WEST DES MOINES, IOWA (December 28, 2021)—Businessolver®, a leader in SaaS-based benefits technology and services, announced that the Businessolver Foundation distributed more than $330,000 to 100 nonprofit organizations in 15 communities across the nation in 2021. All funds went to organizations that support the Foundation’s mission to positively impact the lives and communities where Businessolver employees and clients work and live. This year, the Foundation adjusted its pillars of giving to focus on supporting initiatives related to advancing mental health, STEM and career education, and diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI).
“Given the events of the last two years, we felt compelled to change our initiatives to better match our company mission and philanthropic aspirations,” said Jon Shanahan, CEO and President of Businessolver. “The Foundation’s new giving pillars allow us to make a stronger, more focused impact to the communities in which we live and serve.”
The Businessolver Foundation’s main 2021 philanthropic activities by pillar:
STEM and career education
Diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI)
“It’s heartwarming to see our employees continue to volunteer throughout the pandemic, even participating virtually when that’s the safer option,” said Carrie Clogg, Businessolver Foundation Director. “It’s a joy to come together with our Solvers and clients to make a real difference for real people.”
Since 1998, Businessolver has delivered market-changing benefits technology and services supported by an intrinsic responsiveness to client needs. The company creates client programs that maximize benefits program investment, minimize risk exposure, and engage employees with easy-to-use solutions and communication tools to assist them in making wise and cost-efficient benefits selections. Founded by HR professionals, Businessolver’s unwavering service-oriented culture and secure SaaS platform provide measurable success in its mission to provide complete client delight.
Bridget Mortland, Head of Marketing, Businessolver