Case studies

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Ipswich Building Society - Gusford Primary School money day

Ipswich Building Society has a wide-ranging social responsibility agenda which underpins the growth of its business. This includes educating schoolchildren about money,...

The University of Manchester - School Governor Initiative

The University of Manchester is improving leadership in state schools by encouraging staff and alumni to become school governors, which develops their skills and builds...

Categories: Education
A Blakemore driver delivering stock

Blakemore Logistics has identified two key environmental impacts and made strategic investments and operational changes to embed environmental sustainability into its core...

Mondelēz International Health for Life participants

Mondelēz International supports healthier lifestyles among primary schoolchildren in south Birmingham, generating media coverage which has reached two million people and...

A.F. Blakemore & Son - A.F. Blakemore Education Matters Programme

A.F. Blakemore supports schoolchildren in deprived areas where its staff live and work – improving their confidence, attainment and behaviour, while developing a pool of...

Categories: Education
EDF Energy: Zero Harm

EDF Energy has broadened its Zero Harm strategy to include the physical and mental wellbeing of employees, mutually reinforcing engagement and wellbeing – and achieving great...

Logistik - Santander Responsible Small Business Award

Vista's sustainable business approach creates efficiencies which helps save clients money, while its community work has enhanced its reputation and provided staff with...

Phoenix Gas - Santander Responsible Small Business Award

Phoenix Gas bases its business on supplying a more environmentally friendly alternative to fossil fuels while supporting environmental, education and community work and...

Categories: Responsible Business
Pinsent Masons mentor at St Matthew's Primary School

Pinsent Masons’ partnership with St Matthew’s Primary School in Birmingham has helped raise academic standards and improve children’s confidence, while supporting staff...

Categories: Education
PD Ports - High Tide programme participants

PD Ports partnered with schools and other Teesside employers to address poor work experience and low awareness of opportunities in the area.

Children taking part in the E.ON Energy Experience

E.ON’s Energy Experience inspires school children to learn about energy through interactive events and online resources, while supporting business objectives and generating...

Categories: Education

Freshfields seeks to improve social mobility and low levels of recruitment into law of young people from deprived backgrounds with its Insights work experience programme.

UBS partnership with the Bridge Academy Hackney

By creating and supporting the Bridge Academy in Hackney, UBS is raising attainment among disadvantaged children, increasing staff pride and building the company’s reputation...

Categories: Education
GEM programme participants

Centre for Partnership created the GEM Programme to offer unemployed and under employed graduates work experience, a qualification and employment within the housing sector.

One of Lettuce Flowers' locally grown displays

Lettuce Flowers has embedded environmental sustainability into its core business by offering locally grown and seasonal edible flowers reducing the environmental impacts...

Categories: Global Goals

Boots’ Let’s Inspire Initiative provides young people with the chance to access employment or further education opportunities by offering work placements, apprenticeships and...

Pinsent Masons and Cockburn School

Pinsent Masons works with Cockburn School in Leeds, helping raise attainment and prepare students for work, while motivating staff and raising its profile in the local...

Categories: Education
Aerial view of Abberton reservoir - Northumbrian Water

Northumbrian Water Group is challenging traditional high-energy engineering solutions to find environmental alternatives with the aim of being the greenest water company and...

Categories: Global Goals
Apprentices at Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital

Norfolk and Norwich Hospitals Trust works with local schools and colleges to create employment opportunities for local young people and recruit a highly trained workforce.

In harmony with our natural surroundings

Toyota Motor Manufacturing UK (TMUK) aims to create a sustainable eco-plant, and constantly seek to stabilise, and eventually reduce to zero, their key emissions and use of...

Categories: Global Goals

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