Results for Community

Small step on giving in-kind

Small step on giving in-kind

April 01, 1998 Here we summarise the main elements of Gordon Brown's first full budget, as they affect community affairs, and spotlight the need for change in tax relief to encourage in-kind giving. Read more >
Centrica: new company, old traditions

Centrica: new company, old traditions

April 01, 1998 Barely a year old, Centrica is the customer focused arm of the demerged British Gas. This new beginning has allowed the company to construct a community affairs programme genuinely focused on the needs of the business. Read more >
United Biscuits: sustained support

United Biscuits: sustained support

February 01, 1998 As United Biscuits celebrates its fiftieth anniversary this year, the company's long tradition of community affairs is being seen as an increasingly important business asset. Read more >
Using advertising to communicate corporate responsibility

Using advertising to communicate corporate responsibility

February 01, 1998 Advertising how much you do in the community can smack of blowing your own trumpet, so most companies avoid it altogether. But Jackie Kavanagh shows how BT's latest campaign, after an initial hitch, used ground-breaking techniques to get its message across. Read more >
The rise of the regions

The rise of the regions

February 01, 1998 Plans for new business-led regional agencies mark the start of a radical shake-up in the way companies can contribute to economic regeneration. But will business leaders want to get involved if the agenices lack freedom and adequate resources Read more >
Adopting the professional approach

Adopting the professional approach

February 01, 1998 Sarah Portway asks whether it is time for a professional association of community affairs practitioners (see 'speaking out' article 'Sarah Portway: call to professionals' in this issue). The answer is clear. Read more >
New developments in measurement

New developments in measurement

December 01, 1997 Companies are taking seriously the need to record, value and report the totality of their community contribution. Now common standards are emerging. Read more >