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The Government has launched a consultation on corporate social responsibility (CSR) and plans to draw up a framework for action by the end of the year. This will set out...

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The Directory of Social Change (DSC) has published its latest Company Giving Almanac, analysing the top 418 corporate donors to UK charities and communities. The companies gave a total of...

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The business advisory firm, Deloitte has pledged £1m of in-kind support for 16 social enterprises. This is the second wave of the company’s Social Innovation Pioneers programme. It has already...

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Over 70% of organisations that do not operate a payroll giving scheme think their employees would not engage with the scheme, according to new research. Over 70% are also unsure...

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Individuals can now buy and sell investments in leading social businesses online through Ethex, the UK’s first not-for-profit stockbroker.

Ethex.org.uk features positive investments (in businesses that offer social, environmental and financial...

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The number of corporate foundations in England and Wales has risen to 140, up from 126 in 2006, a report from consultancy Corporate Governance says.

The financial services sector leads...

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Over £1m was pledged to Save the Children at the 18th annual Thomson Reuters International Financing Review (IFR) gala awards dinner at the end of last month.

Senior representatives of...

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Minister for Civil Society Nick Hurd last month launched a Dorset Community Foundation corporate giving initiative that will see government put in £1 for every £2 donated by businesses, up...

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London’s Lord Mayor Michael Bear has called upon 250 of the Capital’s business  heads gathered at the prestigious Lord Mayor’s Dragon Awards dinner held last Tuesday (September 20)  to get...

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Large companies are focusing more on in-kind donations, which fit their own business objectives, according to a report by Deloitte, the business advisory firm.

More than just giving says that...

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