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Virgin Media support Lessons for Life and the CoderDojo Coolest Project Awards

Members News - Jun 30, 2017

Lessons for Life Virgin Media staff have completed a gruelling two day bike ride in Cologne to raise funds for Lessons For Life, a charity that funds education projects in some of the toughest part of the world.


Lessons learnt from 10 years of Giving in Bank of Ireland

Members News - Jun 29, 2017

Give Together, Bank of Ireland’s charity and community investment initiative, is celebrating 10 years of giving this year. In the past decade, close to €31 million has been raised for good causes and over 7,000 days volunteered! Up to the introduction of Give Together in 2007, charitable support was largely driven by projects selected by


Considerate Constructors Scheme launches in Republic of Ireland

Members News - Jun 29, 2017

  The Considerate Constructors Scheme – the organisation established to improve the image of the construction industry – is now international, having launched its first registered site in Ireland.


BT Ireland diversity & inclusion week shines a light on the benefits of a more inclusive workplace

Members News - Jun 29, 2017

Last month, BT Ireland held its second annual diversity and inclusion week, designed to celebrate and encourage greater diversity and a more inclusive culture in the workplace.


ESB awards €322,226 to 38 charities working in the areas of suicide, homelessness and educational access and support

Members News - Jun 29, 2017

ESB recently awarded €322,226 to 38 charities working in the areas of suicide, homelessness and educational access and support, marking ESB’s Energy for Generations Fund spring funding round. Blossom Ireland, The Salvation Army and The Iveagh Trust were three of the worthy organisations receiving funding at a presentation event in ESB’s Head Office on East


HEINEKEN Sustainability Report 2016 – Brewing a Better World

Members News - Jun 29, 2017

  HEINEKEN Ireland published its 2016 Sustainability Report outlining its ongoing commitment to sustainability. It provides an update on the significant progress made in meeting the ambitious sustainability targets as part of its ‘Brewing a Better World’ strategy. HEINEKEN’S global sustainability efforts are focused on six core areas where they and their stakeholders believe the biggest impact can


Young Social Innovators finalists set to battle it out!

Members News - Jun 06, 2017

10/05/2017 – Customer Experience and Products The culmination of this year’s Young Social Innovators programme, supported by Ulster Bank, happens tomorrow as the 11 finalists present their ideas to the judges to determine the ultimate winner. With teams from around the country competing, it’s an action packed day, focused on finding the Gold Award winning


Three volunteers using their professional skills to support education leaders

Members News - Jun 06, 2017

A common barrier to volunteering in the workplace is the shortage of time. This problem can be even more acute for senior business leaders. However, short-term volunteering opportunities that match people’s professional skills and experience to specific needs in community organisations and schools are a way to engage employees in a time-efficient way for positive


Northern Trust building a culture of Smarter Travel

Members News - Jun 06, 2017

At the Smarter Travel Awards 2017, Northern Trust won the overall Smarter Travel Workplaces award along with the Car-sharing and Workplace Coordinator awards. What can we learn from Northern Trust’s experience of building a culture of Smarter Travel?


Intel Ireland launches new biodiversity report

Members News - Jun 06, 2017

New report captures the history of biodiversity protection, enhancement, restoration and habitat creation on the Intel Ireland campus as well as broader environmental engagements and plans for the coming years. Intel Ireland has a long history of supporting biodiversity and since first arriving at our campus in Leixlip in 1989 we have worked to enhance,