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4 February 2016 - 6:33am
Future Proof, a new campaign and framework from Business in the Community to help businesses break down the barriers young people face in their recruitment processes launches today, backed by the City & Guilds Group. Read more
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3 February 2016 - 9:53am
Business in the Community Scotland, on behalf of The Prince’s Charities, is delighted to announce that players of People’s Postcode Lottery have awarded an extra £1.425 million to long-term supported charities. Business in the Community Scotland is one of 57 charities that will receive the extra £25,000 award from players of the charity lottery. Read more
Chocolate eggs by Jean-Etienne Minh-Duy Poirrier, licenced under Creative Commons 2.0 BY SA
29 January 2016 - 3:50pm
Businesses and community organisations in the East Midlands are being asked to donate Easter eggs to bring a smile to the faces of disadvantaged children. Read more
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29 January 2016 - 1:00pm
Summary of key responsible business stories from the UK national press for the week commencing 25 January 2016. Read more
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28 January 2016 - 11:28am
A group of students in the Heads of the Valleys today (Thursday 28 January 2016) swapped a day in the classroom for a day in the company of robots – robots they themselves created. Read more
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22 January 2016 - 12:10pm
Summary of key responsible business stories from the UK national press for the week commencing 18 January 2016. Read more
Dosbarth Busnes - Business Class
20 January 2016 - 12:01pm
A business class partnership between Llanwern School and Marshalls Newport provided Business Studies students with an invaluable first-hand view into how a business works as well as guidance on employability skills such as CV-writing and interview techniques. Read more
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15 January 2016 - 11:49am
Summary of key responsible business stories from the UK national press for the week commencing 11 January 2016. Read more
14 January 2016 - 2:43pm
A Business Class partnership between Brynmawr Foundation School and Costain Civil Engineering Ltd in Cardiff engaged pupils in tailored activities that would inspire them to study STEM subjects, with the hope of creating a skilled future workforce. Read more
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13 January 2016 - 3:22pm
Our Chairman, Anthony Jenkins, reflects on the decision from our CEO, Stephen Howard, to step down from his position at Business in the Community. Read more
BITC logo
11 January 2016 - 4:42pm
Scottish Business in the Community has merged with Business in the Community (BITC), to deliver both organisations shared ambition for a stronger responsible business movement across the UK. Read more
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8 January 2016 - 12:31pm
Summary of key responsible business stories from the UK national press for the week commencing 4 January 2016. Read more
22 December 2015 - 10:54am
We asked some of Bristol’s top employers to take a day out of the office to see first-hand the key role businesses in the city can play to support people who face barriers into employment. Read more
22 December 2015 - 10:17am
ISS Facility Services celebrated after their collaborative work with Fujitsu’s Manchester Campus and Facilities team received the Bronze Award, for Best Environmental Practice for Commerce and Industry, at the Green Apple Awards ceremony. Read more
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17 December 2015 - 11:37am
Pioneering work by Linklaters to restore Liberian case law has won CSR Initiative of the Year at the British Legal Awards 2015. Read more
HRH The Prince of Wales visits Pen y Dre High School
16 December 2015 - 9:00am
HRH The Prince of Wales yesterday (Tuesday 15 December) visited Pen y Dre High School in Merthyr Tydfil, a secondary school that benefits from support from both Teach First and Business in the Community’s Business Class programme. Read more
14 December 2015 - 3:19pm
The Environment Skillswap on 26 November welcomed 60 delegates and speakers to share their successes and challenges in engaging their organisations in environmental improvement. Read more
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11 December 2015 - 10:52am
Summary of key responsible business stories from the UK national press for the week commencing 7 December 2015. Read more
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9 December 2015 - 3:56pm
Fujitsu, Business in the Community's Responsible Business of the Year, are asking for the views of the next generation of responsible business leaders in a new survey released today. Read more
The founder of Shine Nail Bar, one of the first social enterprises to be supported by arc in Yorkshire, at our AGM and Leadership Network event
9 December 2015 - 8:38am
Our social enterprise support programme, arc, today celebrated beating its job creation targets for London with HRH the Prince of Wales, and announced an expansion to Yorkshire. Read more

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