News

7 April 2016 - 4:38pm
Business Class is celebrating securing its 30th partnership, between Bishopston School in Swansea and Lloyds Banking Group. Read more
7 April 2016 - 9:29am
Business in the Community Scotland has announced the finalists for its annual Awards celebrating responsible business in Scotland. Read more
24 March 2016 - 1:48pm
The Key and Business in the Community have been awarded a grant to support young people in schools across the North East to develop their employability skills. Read more
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24 March 2016 - 1:00pm
Summary of key responsible business stories from the UK national press for the week commencing 21 March 2016. Read more
22 March 2016 - 9:31am
Today it was announced that Business in the Community and Career Ready have been jointly awarded funding to support young people in education in Southend, Ipswich and Thurrock, areas identified by the Careers and Enterprise Company as ‘cold spots’, where young people have limited access to quality employer engagement. Read more
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18 March 2016 - 11:30am
Summary of key responsible business stories from the UK national press for the week commencing 14 March 2016. Read more
10 March 2016 - 8:20am
Live coverage of today's Seeing is Believing visit led by Responsible Business of the Year 2015 - Fujitsu. Read more
Smart water: a prosperous future for the food and drink supply chain
9 March 2016 - 9:00am
At an event in central London today, attended by HRH Prince of Wales, Business in the Community has called on food and drink businesses to take steps to improve water quality and use as outlined in a new report. Read more
9 March 2016 - 8:00am
Get all the latest updates and announcements from Business in the Community summit on creating a prosperous and resilient economy - this is smart growth in a slow growth world. Read more
BITC has been has been recognised as one of the top 100 not-for-profit companies to work for 2016
7 March 2016 - 9:41am
Business in the Community has been awarded a one-star (“Very Good”) accreditation from Best Companies, the employee engagement specialists, and secured themselves a place on the Top 100 Best Companies to Work For List. Read more
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4 March 2016 - 12:30pm
Summary of key responsible business stories from the UK national press for the week commencing 29 February 2016. Read more
Sahrawi refugees in Algeria (ECHO CC BY-NC-ND 2.0)
4 March 2016 - 11:48am
Business plays an increasingly important role in supporting the response to international disasters, from the major disasters like the Nepal earthquake and Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines, to the smaller, barely reported disasters that occur around the world. Read more
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2 March 2016 - 10:41am
Remploy reaches 5,000th referral to its high-performing Workplace Mental Health Support Service, offered free to employers. Read more
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26 February 2016 - 1:29pm
Summary of key responsible business stories from the UK national press for the week commencing 22 February 2016. Read more
26 February 2016 - 12:44pm
The independent charitable trust Power to Change, has named Stephen Howard, the outgoing Business in the Community CEO, as its new chair. Read more
25 February 2016 - 1:00pm
Business in the Community’s Employment Team will give evidence to the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) Select Committee at a hearing on Monday, which will examine the Government’s plans for “in-work progression" (also called "in-work conditionality") within the Universal Credit system. Read more
Business Engagement in Early Years toolkit cover
24 February 2016 - 9:00am
Business in the Community Scotland’s launches innovative print and digital resource pack to support children’s learning through partnerships between business and early years institutions. Read more
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23 February 2016 - 10:33am
Business in the Community’s CEO Stephen Howard has been appointed as Non-Executive Chairman of the social marketing agency National Schools Partnership as well as Chair of Power to Change, an independent charitable trust. Read more
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19 February 2016 - 4:20pm
Summary of key responsible business stories from the UK national press for the week commencing 15 February 2016. Read more
18 February 2016 - 3:31pm
Lloyds Banking Group were able to provide young people with practical advice on personal finance through Business Class collaboration with Cantonian High School in Cardiff. Read more

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