Dawn Meats as a family owned and managed company has a real sense of place in the community through our 7000+ employees based at 25 regional locations in Ireland and the UK, our 30,000+ farmer suppliers and many more consumers who enjoy our products on a daily basis. We have a proud tradition of support for charities and giving back to the communities where we operate. We know that this element brings a sense of achievement and pride in our workplace, and we encourage employees to get involved with initiatives as set out within our policy including fundraising, volunteering, engagement with schools and the support of local festivals and events.
Dawn Meats provided €288,998 given in cash donations; €1,620 was contributed through in-kind donations and €1,988 was raised through employee fundraising. Employees also volunteered 1,124 hours to local groups and projects during the year.