Green Business is a free and confidential resource efficiency service for all types of SMEs in Ireland. In October 2016, they launched an online Resource Efficiency Tool. The Tool for REsource Efficiency (TREE) allows businesses to carry out a quick assessment of their current business practices and take less than 15 minutes to complete. Business will receive a tailor made report with suggestions for more efficient management of energy, water and materials within their business.
Cisco Galway have been working with Age Action for more than 5 years bridging the generational divide and giving computer classes to the more mature members of our community. Originally the computer classes were convened in local libraries or community halls, however, due to the lack of availability of locations, Cisco now bring the students of Age Action into the Cisco Galway offices.
Bord na Móna's Eco Rangers schools programme is one of a range of communication and engagement events promoting value of biodiversity as part of Bord na Móna's Biodiversity Action Plan 2016-2021.
Bank of Ireland's Workbench project connects entrepreneurs, the community, and bank branches by offering start-ups and entrepreneurs free dedicated space for co-working, seminars, clinics and events to encourage innovation and new ideas.
Freightspeed was the winner of both the transport award at the 2017 Green Business Awards and The Green Mover Award at the 2017 Irish Logistics & Transport Awards for their work with the HSE.
Tico Mail Works is an SME specializing in bulk mail fulfilment with 41 staff members who have made work/life balance and supporting their staff a cornerstone of their approach to CSR
At each of Dropbox's 13 global offices, including Dublin, the Dropbox for Good Corporate Social Responsibility Programme aims to make a tangible and long lasting positive impact in the community. Through this CSR initiative Dropbox Dublin is currently engaged with two organisations, the Solas Project and CASA.
Support of the visual arts is a core part of the CSR strategy. In addition to holding one of the country’s most significant private corporate collections of Irish and international contemporary art MHC work closely with visual arts organisations to provide support with a particular emphasis on education programmes.
A case study on Marks and Spencer's CSR programme focusing on the 4 pillars of Ireland National CSR Plan: The Workplace, The Marketplace, The Environment and The Community
On November 26th 2016 100 orchards were planted simultaneously across the country to mark Ireland’s 1916 Centenary celebrations. GIY’s Community Manager Karen O’Donohoe described the ‘Orchard in an Hour’ project as “an edible lasting legacy during the 1916 centenary celebrations”.