When you consider all the people living and working at apartment communities, it’s not hard to imagine that the multifamily industry could affect real change in neighborhoods across the country. So we wanted to know how properties and associations are harnessing their people power and using it do good.

Which brands are making a difference through philanthropy? What social efforts are apartment companies undertaking, and how do they encourage resident and staff participation?

During this week’s #AptChat, we attempted to answer those questions and more; here are the highlights. (Click on the links to jump straight to a specific question.)

Our next #AptChat is slated for Tuesday, November 1, 2016 at 12 pm Eastern. We’ll be discussing marketing training for on-site employees. In the meantime, be sure to sign up for #AptChat updates to get these recaps and more delivered straight to your inbox!