National CSR Awards – join us for the CSR event of the year!
An impressive team of judges, supporters and contributors have been lined up to join Foreign Secretary Rt. Hon. Philip Hammond MP at the inaugural awards and showcase on 6 March 2015 at Mercedes-Benz World in Weybridge, Surrey.
The judging team responsible for selection of the winners includes Camila Batmanghelidjh CBE, Founder of Kids Company; Tony Juniper, Environmentalist and Writer; James Cameron, Chairman of Climate Change Capital and Bruce Poon Tip, Philanthropist & Social Innovator.
NatWest, Carillion and Global Action Plan are among the awards sponsors.
David Picton, Carillion, chief sustainability officer commented: "Authentic corporate social responsibility is business-essential - not just a ‘nice-to-have'- creating positive legacies for communities and environments, as well as building public trust in sustainable businesses. Integrated, effective sustainability is about making tomorrow a better place, so we're delighted to support the National CSR Awards and celebrate outstanding examples of responsible business"
NatWest business development director, Graham Chaston added: "We are delighted to support the National CSR Awards as we celebrate the successes and achievements of businesses from across the country."
There are seven categories including Best Community Development Project, Best Carbon Footprinting & Offsetting, Best Education Project and Environmental Leadership. There are three business sectors for each category: SME (1-250), large business (250+) and public sector/not-for-profit.