Archives: 2013

Links Magazine Winter Edition 2013

The Schools’ Business Partnership Newsletter In this issue: The launch of Time to Read in Ireland by Minister Ruairi Quinn and our partner the ESB Athy International Concentrates and Athy College Yahoo! and Ard Scoil la Salle Allergan and Davitt College Limerick IT St. Dominic’s SS, Ballyfermot’s student Veolia and St. Aidan’s CS Carambola Kidz


Christmas Initiatives by our Member Companies

A lot of our members each year plan activities in the run-up to Christmas to support their community partners : AIB is hosting a Charity Christmas Market on 6th December in the main Atrium of AIB Bankcentre from 11am-3pm. There will be around 30 charities selling a range of gifts, cards and Christmas treats. This


Corporate Giving – Invest in your Community

Major employers not only bring business to a region, but can influence and have a lasting impact on the lives of employees, customers, suppliers and the local community. Donor Advised Funds provide a convenient, flexible way for your business to show it cares about its local community and build awareness about community needs. A Donor


BT Teams raise over €100,000 for the Irish Cancer Society and Marie Curie Care

BT volunteers from across the Island of Ireland joined representatives from the Irish Cancer Society and Marie Curie Care at Bewleys hotel in Ballsbridge, Dublin, to announce the results of the Great BT Charity Shops Challenge. The Challenge, which took place on the 3rd October, saw 170 BT employees step out of their day jobs


More than 3,400 Students and Parents Nationwide Inspired by Abbott Science Education Programmes

Company Celebrates Fifth Year of Promoting the Wonders of Science and Engineering to School Children around the Country To coincide with National Science Week (10-17 November) Abbott, one of Ireland’s leading healthcare companies, reached out to school students in 28 schools nationwide to stimulate their interest in the wonders of science and encourage their future