Last September Holiday Vacations supported a team of 19 employees to participate in the 2017 Walk to End Alzheimer’s in the city of our home office, Eau Claire, WI. We are proud to support the Alzheimer’s Association, who runs the race, so we explored news ways to support them.
After some research, we heard about the Casual for a Cause program – employees donate a small amount to come to work in casual attire once per month and wear a sticker to show their support. We tried this out in October through December of 2017, resulting in the Holiday Vacations staff raising $375 for the Alzheimer's Association.
In December, we surveyed our employees for suggestions of other local charities they would like their Casual for a Cause donations to go to. After reviewing the results, we are planning the following Casual for a Cause schedule for 2018: