BITCI News

Tenth Annual Corporate Social Responsibility Awards Launched

BITCI News - Mar 07, 2013

Chambers Ireland today (07/03/13) announced that nominations for the 2013 Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Awards are open. Now in their tenth year, the Awards were launched by Aidan Cotter, CEO, Bord Bia, run in association with the Department of Environment, Community and Local Government, partnered by Business in the Community Ireland and kindly sponsored by


300 business delegates gather to ‘be the change’ in Irish workplace

BITCI News - Jan 28, 2013

Dublin, 28th January 2013: A major conference hosted by the Community Foundation for Ireland and See Change will see 300 employers, managers, HR specialists and community leaders come together to learn how the stigma surrounding mental health problems in our businesses & communities can be eliminated. The ‘Be the Change’ conference, taking place on January


Over 200 registered for Be the Change Conference

BITCI News - Jan 21, 2013

We are delighted to inform you that the conference “Be the Change”- Eliminating Stigma surrounding Mental Health in our Businesses and Communities which was regrettably postponed on November 26th will now take place on Monday, January 28th, 2013. We would like to invite you to register for our exciting and inspiring conference on how individuals,


BITCI Calls for National Immigrant Employment Programme in Response to ESRI Report

BITCI News - Jan 16, 2013

BITCI Calls for National Immigrant Employment Programme in Response to ESRI Report 16th January 2013: EPIC (Employment for People from Immigrant Communities) is calling for the national roll out of its programme in response to statistics released today by the ESRI and the Equality Authority. The ESRI report showed that immigrants did not fare as


Trash to Cash Shortlist announced

BITCI News - Dec 17, 2012

rx3 in partnership with Business in the Community Ireland and the Science Gallery are delighted to announce the shortlist for Trash to Cash 2012/2013. As part of this year’s competition a number of Business in the Community members including Abbott Cootehill, Abbott Sligo, Bord na Mona, Glanbia and Vodafone identified waste streams for students to use


Former Congressman Bruce Morrison Visits EPIC- our Programme for Integration of Immigrants in Irish Community

BITCI News - Nov 15, 2012

The EPIC Programme is facilitating a visit today (14th November 2012), by Bruce Morrison, a former United States Congressman, best known to Ireland as the author of the U.S. Immigration Act of 1990 allowing for the creation of the Morrison Visa programme. EPIC is one of the key NGOs that Mr. Morrison is visiting during


Get Voting ! Better Together campaign

BITCI News - Oct 22, 2012

The Wheel’s Better Together Campaign is now in full swing. And with just over two weeks to go before entries close, they have already counted over 78,000 votes for the 76 videos and 40 Charity Hero Nominations posted on www.bettertogether.ie. The Better Together Video Competition is a chance for charities, community groups or associations to showcase


Over 150 CEOs gathered for our 5th Annual CEO Forum 17th October

BITCI News - Oct 15, 2012

The Business in the Community Ireland annual CEO forum is a high level breakfast event where CEOs of top companies gather to discuss key trends in sustainability and how companies can transform to sustainable business models. Last October 140 CEOs gathered to discuss sustainability issues and this year was our biggest forum yet.This high profile