Social Impact – Why Business Matters?

Mar 29, 2017

VENUE: Smock Alley Theatre

TIME: 10.30-12.30

The Business Impact Map showcases the contribution BITCI member companies have made to communities across Ireland. Behind the headline statistics, which will be revealed at the event, are the powerful stories of how businesses are having a meaningful impact on society.

This flagship event will explore how business can have a meaningful impact on society whilst also enhancing employee engagement, attracting new talent and improving reputation.  We will be revealing the latest statistics from The Business Impact Map and profile the initiatives BITCI member companies have partnered on in their local communities. Behind the headline statistics, this event will showcase the powerful stories of how businesses are making a difference and examine how corporate community involvement is becoming increasingly sophisticated.

Shay Walsh, Managing Director, BT Ireland will share BT’s experience of community engagement and why it matters to their business and crucially their employees.  Drawing from some of the many inspirational stories behind the numbers and featuring dynamic and highly engaging contributions from FoodCloud, NCBI and Recreate delegates will be inspired and challenged to see how:

Business in the Community IrelandAs an Employer every company has a role in reducing inequalities, tackling poverty and enhancing social inclusion

Business in the Community IrelandEmployee volunteering that incorporates professional skills and experience can make a lasting difference

Business in the Community IrelandCore Business aligned with a strategic partner can have a multiplier effect enabling a reach far beyond original supports

 

This event is sure to book out fast so to secure your place, RSVP to events@bitc.ie by Thursday March 16th

Supported by:

Business in the Community Ireland