2005 Companies & Communities Awards winners announced

first_img  18 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Howard Lake | 20 November 2005 | News The Royal Bank of Scotland and Compass Group UK & Ireland have won the 2005 Companies & Communities Awards, hosted by CAF (Charities Aid Foundation). The Awards recognise UK companies that are shaping the future of corporate community investment. The Awards are divided into two categories, Effective Giving which seeks to recognise companies with effective giving programmes, and Innovation which targets companies that have implemented a campaign or project that is particularly innovative, resourceful or original.The Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) won the Effective Giving award for its wide-ranging and integrated community investment programme. Among its charitable activities, RBS improves employee personal development by linking its volunteering scheme to the appraisal system. Advertisement About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving. AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThiscenter_img The winner of the Innovation award was Compass Group UK & Ireland, the contract catering company. The judges were impressed with the Group’s Junior Chef’s Academy programme which helps young people from disadvantaged backgrounds to gain an insight into the hospitality industry. The 15-week course teaches them about hygiene, nutrition, and health and safety. 2005 Companies & Communities Awards winners announced Tagged with: Awardslast_img read more