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Shell supports Irish language students

BITCI News - Members News - May 28, 2013

For the second year in a row Shell E&P Ireland Ltd will support a number of students to undertake scholarships at Irish language summer colleges in Erris. The scheme, which will see ten scholarships awarded to the successful candidates, is open to students attending any of the four second level colleges in the area. The


Tackling unconscious gender bias in the workplace

BITCI News - Members News - May 28, 2013

Business in the Community recently held a diversity and inclusion breakfast on gender equality in Cork which was co-hosted by our members Sodexo and Bord Gáis Networks. The event provided a forum in which ways to tackle unconscious bias in the workplace could be shared in an open, informal and collaborative format with other companies


May 22nd: Business Impact Map shows Irish Companies Contribute Over €21 million to Charities and Community Groups in 2012

BITCI News - May 22, 2013

46 of Ireland’s largest Irish companies contributed over €21.3 million euro to the community in 2012 In-kind donations increased from €3million in 2011 to €6million in 2012 Over 4,800 community partnerships have been established Statistics available on online interactive map entitled the ‘Business Impact Map’ Map launches today as business, NGOs and government meet to


We’re recruiting!

BITCI News - May 21, 2013

A new role has arisen in our Marketing Team for a Marketing & Communications Executive. Marketing & Communications Executive: Business in the Community Ireland/ The Community Foundation for Ireland Business in the Community Ireland is the country’s leading network on corporate social responsibility. Our sister agency, The Community Foundation for Ireland is a leading organisation


Launch of Socialcomputing.ie; Free Website to Help New Web Users Easily Access Popular Irish Sites

BITCI News - Apr 22, 2013

Dublin: Monday, 22nd April 2013; Socialcomputing.ie which is being launched today is a free website to assist people new to the internet. The website, a collaboration between a number of not for profit organisations and IBM Ireland, provides an easy to use index of popular Irish sites, such as newspapers, online banking and TV channels to


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