Corporate Social Responsibility

CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY

The heart of our SR is reflected in our Purpose and Goals which are central to the success of our business As a Voluntary Organisation with a commitment to its community and those most disadvantaged, we maintain a level of social responsibility that complements our community activity. It governs our business operations and engagement with stakeholders including employees, government, business, regulating bodies, customers and community.

We ensure our SR is embedded in values and behaviours core to our business

It is our commitment to provide quality educational and employment services to our community by addressing the needs of the most disadvantaged with exceptional learner or community experience

Provision of basic educational support and advice – to Non-Governmental Organisations in Africa by striving to do our bit for society and donations to educational and employment skills support to young children and Adults with meaningful outcomes Providing an effective and confident Workforce – confidence in their Role and the Organisation and creating a safe working environment

Environmental Sustainability – Contributing to energy efficiency by reducing Carbon footprints.  We seek to minimise electricity consumption in the workplace. Electrical devices are turned on only on a demand/need basis. We encourage paperless companies – to use and encourage electronic communication and online assessment. We buy from suppliers with similar Business Ethics.

Accountability and Governance – we strive for excellence in delivery, effective accountability and Compliance, and governance for maximising performance and success. By acting by regulations and laws, having a culture of Integrity, adaptability innovation and organisation behaving fairly and honestly.  

Core Values
  • • Commitment to the disadvantaged community
  • • Business Workforce Development
  • • Commitment to Stakeholders

Sponsorship/Donations

Albaraca Nursery School (Gambia) – Disadvantaged children gain access to good education with charity support from UK educationists.  Welcome to the Albaraca Nursery School. albaraca.org.uk

Beyond Football (Brazil) – Community Cohesion football programme for deprived young people living in Slums.  The vision is to use the universal power of football to tackle political, social and cultural issues. http://www.footballbeyondborders.org/

The African Trust (AquAid) – buying ethically from companies that support social issues – has led to us saving the lives of many children in Africa.  The funds are used to directly build fresh drinking water wells where the Elephant Pump is needed most, like Schools and remote Villages.  The Africa Trust | To bring sustainable solutions to Africa. | AquAid ( aquaidwatercoolers.co.uk)

Paris (LGBTQ) – Supported group for LGBTQ young people (13-19 years old) living in the Newham Borough.  Paris is unique and the only support group for people in the Borough of Newham.  They provide personal development needs by providing access to a safe non-judgemental service with professional youth work staff.

Jericho Road Project – The projects exist to alleviate poverty in the borough of Lewisham.  They support those who live on the streets, helping them to become functioning members of society who make their contributions to their community. https://www.kingschurchlondon.org/social-action/

The BIG RED BOX Project: - The Big Red Box project has been running for over 10 years, supporting families and individuals across south east London with a Christmas food hamper. In our first year the project distributed 246 boxes to families through the church and local Social Service teams. Spring 2019, the project had expanded to 2,266 boxes which were distributed across six boroughs in the south-east. This incredible result was due to the support from individuals donating through King’s Church London and at local supermarket collections, local schools, and businesses, as well as through large corporate food donations. The project has currently taken the form of ‘Big Red Bag’ with food provision available across the year. They are URL Links please Add Social Action at King's Church London (kingschurchlondon.org)

Marie Curie Cancer Care – Everyone deserves the right support at the end of life. We’re here for anyone with an illness they’re likely to die from, and their family and friends.  Marie Curie | The UK’s leading end-of-life charity mariecurie.org.uk

Kings College Lottery – The Charity dedicated to supporting life-changing care for patients at King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust (King’s).  The Charity is here to help King’s go beyond what the NHS can provide to meet the needs of current and future patients. King’s College Hospital Charity.(supportkings.org.uk)