Why get involved?

We are the corporate responsibility partner of choice for over 260 companies across Northern Ireland. We support our business members to integrate corporate responsibility into their core business practice, achieving clear business benefits and ultimately ensuring Northern Ireland is a better place to live, work and do business

Why should businesses care? Quite simply … they can’t afford not to!

– Michael Ryan Vice-President & General Manager of Operations, Bombardier Aerospace

Membership benefits:

Business benefits
We work with our members to ensure they realise business benefits from their CR activity, including improved corporate reputation, customer loyalty, attracting new business and improved financial performance.

Strategic support
Each member has a dedicated corporate responsibility adviser who provides tailored support and expertise in developing a strategic and integrated approach to corporate responsibility.

Networks
With a membership accounting for one in three of the Northern Ireland workforce, the Business in the Community network is wide-reaching and offers a diverse range of valuable networking opportunities to members.

Policy and practice
We want to make it easy for you to progress on your CR journey, no matter what stage you’re at presently. If you’re just beginning your journey, we have a series of programmes that you can get involved with straight away. If you are already engaging in CR, we will support you in aligning it with your business goals to ensure you get the most from your CR activity.

Platforms
We are committed to sharing best practice in responsible business and have a range of opportunities for helping members to publicly showcase their CR achievements. Members have numerous opportunities to learn from and share with each other, alongside the wider Business in the Community network.