Employee Engagement

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Helping companies attract top talent, retain employees, strengthen their brand, and improve the bottom line through environmental stewardship

Engage With the Environment

NEEF works closely with organizations of all sizes to plan and measure campaigns that successfully engage your employees with sustainability and community-focused topics related to your company’s Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) goals.


 NEEF’s turn-key approach uses best practices in social and behavioral science to design effective campaigns.

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Surveys, focus groups, and interviews to understand leadership and staff motivations
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Design-Think process that includes stakeholders produces inclusive and engaging campaigns
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Impact Evaluation
Metrics that measure the individual and collective impact of employee actions related to sustainability and CSR goals
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Want to create employee engagement initiatives that align with your goals and enhance your team's satisfaction? Partner with us to design customized projects that make a meaningful impact.

Spotlight On Partnerships

Toyota employee volunteers, NEEF Staff and Land Trust staff stand together near boardwalk construction on National Public Lands Day
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Enduring Collaboration


Toyota is committed to getting more Americans out on federal, state, and community public lands, and encouraging communities to give back and protect the lands they love.

Engaging Hourly Employees in Sustainability and Community Service Increases Job Satisfaction

International Paper and NEEF collaborated on sustainable hourly employee engagement strategies, aiming to...

Spectrum Brands Employees Volunteer at Public Land Sites in Four States

Employees of Spectrum Brands Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: SPB), the parent company of market-leading brands such as...

Creating Effective Sustainability-Focused Employee Engagement for a Virtual Workforce

3M and NEEF teamed up for the 3M Global Employee Sustainability Challenge to engage staff on 3M's...

The Heart of Memphis Celebrates National Public Lands Day

Uncover the story of International Paper's employee engagement on National Public Lands Day, working with NEEF...

Our collaboration with NEEF enables our employees to contribute to the health of the communities and parklands where they live and work.

Dr. Alissa Campbell Shaw, senior manager, community engagement, International Paper and International Paper Foundation executive director



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