Category: CSR Resources

Empowering Children with Disabilities in Nakuru

Summary: The Center for Social Responsibility and Accountability (CESRA) recently visited Malaika Initiatives, a unique organization in Nakuru, initiated in 2015 by Grace, inspired by her granddaughter’s struggle with meningitis and subsequent disability.  The program aims to support children with cerebral palsy and other disabilities, providing them with love, care, education, and integration into society. CESRA’s Read more…

Nominating a CSR ambassador

Selecting a CSR Ambassador is a great way to showcase the commitment and passion of your employees towards corporate social responsibility. Here’s how you could go about nominating your CSR Ambassador: Call for Nominations: Send out a company-wide announcement calling for nominations for the CSR Ambassador position. Encourage employees to self-nominate or nominate their peers Read more…

Strengthening Transparency and Accountability Through Accreditation in Monitoring and Evaluation

CONCEPT NOTE  – TO ALL DONORS AND CSR PRACTITIONERS   As supporters dedicated to fostering positive change within the nonprofit sector, your commitment to transparency and accountability is paramount. At CESRA (Center for Social Responsibility and Accountability), we share your vision for a world where nonprofit organizations operate with the highest standards of integrity and effectiveness. Read more…

Strengthening Community Impact through CSR Initiatives with CESRA-Accredited Organizations

As dedicated practitioners in the realm of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), we recognize the pivotal role that grassroots charitable organizations play in fostering positive change within the communities we operate in. With this in mind, we would like to emphasize the significant impact we can collectively make by channeling our efforts towards supporting organizations accredited Read more…

Fostering Excellence: A Guide to Developing Board and Governance for Charitable Organizations

The Center for Social Responsibility and Accountability (CESRA) recognizes the pivotal role that effective governance plays in the success and impact of charitable organizations. As an accrediting organization committed to promoting ethical practices and accountability, CESRA aims to guide charitable organizations in developing robust boards and governance structures. In this article, we will explore key Read more…

Empowering Nonprofits: How CESRA Supports the Charitable Community

In the dynamic world of nonprofit organizations, navigating challenges and achieving impactful goals requires strategic guidance and expertise. The Center for Social Responsibility and Accountability (CESRA) emerges as a beacon of support for the nonprofit community, offering a diverse range of consulting services aimed at enhancing organizational efficiency and effectiveness. Monitoring and Evaluation: The Center Read more…

The Importance of Transparent Information Disclosure for Charitable Organizations Seeking Accreditation

Charitable organizations play a crucial role in addressing societal needs and championing various causes. As these organizations strive to make a positive impact, the need for transparency and accountability becomes paramount. One way to demonstrate this commitment is through the voluntary disclosure of comprehensive information, especially when seeking accreditation. Accreditation not only enhances an organization’s Read more…

Corporate Social Responsibility in Kenya: A Commitment to Sustainable Development

Introduction: Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) has become an integral aspect of business operations worldwide, fostering a sense of responsibility towards communities and the environment. In Kenya, CSR has gained prominence as companies recognize the impact they can have on society beyond their bottom line. Community Engagement: Kenyan companies actively engage in community development initiatives, ranging from Read more…

Navigating Challenges: The Impact of COVID-19 on Charitable Organizations

The COVID-19 pandemic has left an indelible mark on societies across the globe, affecting every facet of life. Among the many sectors grappling with the repercussions of the pandemic, charitable organizations have faced unique challenges that have tested their resilience and adaptability. In this article, we will explore the multifaceted effects of COVID-19 on charitable Read more…

Embracing Social Responsibility: The Impact of CSR Online Video Contests

In an era dominated by digital connectivity and social media, Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiatives have found new avenues for expression and engagement. One innovative and impactful way organizations are promoting CSR is through online video contests. These contests not only leverage the power of visual storytelling but also provide a platform for individuals and Read more…