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Alicia Keys, Global Creative Director, BlackBerry, at the launch of the BlackBerry Scholars Programme
23 May 2013 - 10:11am
Singer and BlackBerry Global Creative Director Alicia Keys unveils a new programme encouraging women to build careers in Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM). Read more
The Conversation Garden - design drawing
17 May 2013 - 3:32pm
A garden created by a partnership between Business in the Community's Start campaign and Willmott Whyte has won a much sought after Chelsea Flower Show Gold Medal. Read more
Alan Knight, Business in the Community's Sustainability Director
16 May 2013 - 4:46pm
B&Q’s Streetclub site, designed to put communities back in touch with themselves, is showcased by Be the Start month today. Read more
CDL's Niall Scott with Mustard Tree staff member Johnny Bushell, and client Tommy
10 May 2013 - 4:36pm
Stockport based technology firm CDL has combinded recycling with community investment by donating nearly forty computers to Manchester homelessness organisation Mustard Tree. Read more
9 May 2013 - 10:31am
An ambitious new partnership to save the lives of a million of the poorest children in the world has been launched by GSK and Save the Children. The collaboration will see the two organisations work together to share expertise, resources, reach and influence to tackle some of the leading causes of childhood deaths. Read more
3 May 2013 - 3:41pm
Shoosmiths employees have chosen Barnardo’s as the firm’s new national charity and hope to raise £60,000 for the popular children’s charity in the next year. Read more
1 May 2013 - 4:15pm
Centrica has launched their 2012 Corporate Responsibility reporting, which focuses on the company’s top priority of building trust. Read more
1 May 2013 - 12:36pm
Yesterday Joanna Lumley, long time supporter of Kids Company, and its Founder and CEO, Camila Batmanghelidjh, opened the Morgan Stanley Heart Yard which will provide thousands of children with one‐to‐one therapeutic support to help them overcome a childhood disrupted by violence, abuse and neglect. Read more
Bus poster for Stravel
1 May 2013 - 10:19am
Businesses and individuals are invited to take part in a sustainable travel challenge, with the chance to win prizes including a new bike as part of Be the Start month. Read more
29 April 2013 - 12:07pm
Last week Boris Johnson, the Mayor of London, presented the founder and chairman of HRH The Prince of Wales’ Mosaic programme, HRH Princess Badiya bint El Hassan of Jordan, with the Naz Legacy Foundation Honorary Education Fellowship. Read more
Business leaders meet at Paulsgrove Community Centre
23 April 2013 - 7:50am
Business leaders from across Portsmouth and the surrounding area, gathered at Paulsgrove Community Centre on Thursday 18th April to discover how their organisations can help to support local schools and voluntary sector organisations. Read more
18 April 2013 - 10:42am
Eight UK organisations doing the most to progress women in the workplace were celebrated last night at the annual Opportunity Now Awards Dinner, part of Business in the Community’s Responsible Business Week. Read more
Mary Portas, author of the Portas Review on the future of high streets, and Alex Gourlay, Chief Executive of the Health and Beauty Division, Alliance Boots at the Responsible Business Week Plenary Session
17 April 2013 - 12:32pm
Leading businesses pledge new support for struggling UK high streets in a new Business in the Community scheme linked to Mary Portas' Pilot Towns. Read more
Students from Slough and Eton School
22 March 2013 - 1:00pm | Source: Mosaic
Students from Slough and Eton School have romped to victory in the fourth annual Apax-Mosaic Enterprise Challenge. Their team, 'Silver Tie', pitched an innovative business idea to an exciting panel of experts, including My Flash Trash founder and Made in Chelsea star Amber Atherton and Apprentice star and businesswoman Liz Locke. Congratulations Slough and Eton! Read more
21 March 2013 - 2:59pm | Source: Community Building Services
CBS invests in Volkswagen vans with BlueMotion technology to lower carbon emissions and improve fuel efficiency. Read more
GeoVation logo
11 March 2013 - 4:30pm
Wednesday 6th March saw GeoVation launch their latest Challenge ‘How can we help British business improve environmental performance? ’ Read more
Pupils take part in the speed networking session.
7 March 2013 - 12:57pm
Six businesses in Leatherhead, Surrey combined forces to support 160 year 9 pupils from Therfield School by running a Careers Carousel, helping address a key need of the school by raising the aspirations of young people in and around Leatherhead. With youth unemployment a major issue across the UK businesses who form part of the Leatherhead Hub felt the need to take action. Read more
12 February 2013 - 1:14pm | Source: Wates Group
The career aspirations of Southampton students have been given a boost as a network of the city’s major employers joined forces to hold an exclusive event at Woodlands Community College in Harefield. Read more
15 November 2012 - 12:00am
Mosaic launch the fifth year of their national business challenge for school pupils, set to involve over 3,000 students in 80 schools. Read more
1 November 2012 - 12:00am
Comedian David Baddiel, injured British soldier Phil Packer, Shadow Justice Secretary Rt Hon Sadiq Khan MP and BBC newsreader Riz Lateef were amongst the guests attending a glitzy event to mark the fifth anniversary of Mosaic, a youth initiative set up by HRH The Prince of Wales. Read more

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