We want to galvanise business leaders to do well by doing good, and our flagship foundation programme will help you do just that. Join for 2020 and you’ll get the knowledge and tools you need to make sure your business has a positive impact on people, places and planet by developing a responsible business programme.
The programme runs over two years, with events, mentoring, networking and online resources that help you to define and develop your responsible business approach. We have a dedicated network of contributors from a range of industries, experienced in responsible business and eager to support you with their expertise and advice.
Thanks to funding from the City of London Corporation and City Bridge Trust, we’re able to offer year one to eligible businesses at no cost – there’s more about eligibility for this in our FAQ section.
Our programme runs by calendar year for an all-round introduction to responsible business and covers community, environment and workplace.
In your first year you’ll be introduced to key concepts in responsible business through:
In year two you’ll implement your programme and develop your activities by:
We’ve helped over 850 companies now, supporting them to introduce responsible business programmes that have changed their businesses for the better by:
You don’t have to take our word for it though – see what people are saying about our programme here.
Our programme is designed for small to medium-sized businesses (SMEs). We welcome companies with little to no experience in responsible business from all types of industries – this year we’ve got members from financial services to tech, and from architecture to hospitality. Check out which businesses have already completed our programme here.
Thanks to funding from the City of London Corporation and City Bridge Trust, we can offer funded places for the first year to businesses that:
When you move into year two, your membership fee is based on the size of your business:
If you’re not eligible for a free place in year one, you can still join us! You can pay a fee to do year one.
Applications to join for 2020 open on Monday 2 September. We’ll ask you to complete a short online application form telling us a bit about your business and we’ll let you know in December 2019 if you’ve got a place. If you don’t want to wait until September, let us know and we’ll send you an application form as soon as possible.
If you have any other questions, get in touch !