2017 Program Timeline


June – October 2016

Program promotion and awareness campaign.

November 4, 2016

Participation registration deadline.  Confirmation of registration will be sent within 24 hours.  Organizations will receive an invoice via email in late October (if applicable). Payment is due within 30 days of invoice receipt. This is also the last day to withdraw from the program if needed without having to pay the withdraw fee.

November 9, 2016

A Web link for the Email Upload Portal is sent to the primary contact to upload employee email addresses for survey distribution. The deadline to upload the file containing the email addresses is November 14. Nonprofits that need access codes will also request them via this portal (online option only).

Deadline to submit customization requests (optional, fees apply).

Deadline to request alternate language surveys (if applicable, fees apply).

November 14, 2016

Deadline to submit your nonprofit’s list of employee email addresses to BCG via the Email Upload Portal. This is also the deadline to request any access codes for employees without workplace-issued email addresses (online option only).

November 10, 2016

A Web link for the BCG Employer Questionnaire (EQ) will be sent to the primary contact at each of the registered nonprofits.

November 18, 2016

If applicable, paper version of the employee survey and postage-paid return envelopes are sent to the primary contact at participating nonprofits for distribution (paper option only).

November 29, 2016

Completed Employer Questionnaires (EQs) are due.

December 2, 2016

Online Employee Engagement & Satisfaction Surveys are sent via email (online option only).

December 7, 2016

Deadline for all paper versions of the employee survey (paper option only).

December 16, 2016

Deadline for all online versions of the employee survey (online option only).

January 2017

BCG prepares and issues notification letters to the participants.

March 2017

The BCG Employee Feedback Reports (if purchased) are sent to participating organizations.

April 2017

The "Best Nonprofits To Work For" list is published by The NonProfit Times.

May 2017

The "Best Nonprofits To Work For" Employee Benchmark Report is sent to those nonprofits that purchased the Employee Feedback Report. The FREE BCG Employer Benchmark Summary is emailed to all participating nonprofits at this time.

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