Community Engagement

Responsible Business Week (23-27 April 2018) is an annual awareness campaign which celebrates the brighter side of business by sharing great responsible business success stories.

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Responsible Business Week is an opportunity for businesses to show how they are driving positive social, environmental and economic change in communities across the UK. Read how two businesses benefited from hosting RB Week events.
Companies achieving the CommunityMark recognise that investing time, skills and resource into communities not only benefits those communities but bring long-term sustainable returns for their company.
The CommunityMark is the UK’s national standard recognising leadership and excellence in community investment. This document contains information about the CommunityMark process and additional support that BITC offers businesses striving for excellence in community investment.
BITC Cymru’s Community Conversations, sponsored by Wales & West Utilities, bring people together to discuss issues and look at how they might resolve them in partnership.
Our June Forum, kindly hosted by Wales & West Utilities, will focus on the important role procurement plays in the promotion and embedding of responsible business into the Welsh economy. 
2017 was another great year for employee volunteering across Wales with businesses supporting communities through Give and Gain Day. Take a look at our Impact Report to find out more.
London Stansted Airport has a strong and comprehensive model for engaging with local and regional stakeholders in order to understand and address community needs.
Linklaters’ global community investment programme seeks to ensure that all members of staff are acting as trusted advisers, valued colleagues, engaged professionals, and good neighbours. The firm has demonstrated a sound global strategy which provides a framework for its global community investment activities, while also being flexible enough to work with local communities to address local issues.
Since achieving CommunityMark recognition in 2013, Wates Group has launched its long-term framework for sustainability, Reshaping Tomorrow. One of the pillars of this strategy, Tomorrow’s Communities, focuses on working in partnership to unlock potential and leave a lasting legacy in the communities in which Wates works.
Specialist insurer Ecclesiastical, a commercial organisation with a charitable purpose, has embedded its community investment strategy within the organisation’s work. It has achieved high levels of staff engagement, supporting support a culture of responsibility and engagement in-line with its business strategy.