In the midst of this crisis, many businesses are doing the right thing by their people and the community.

STAY AT HOME | WASH YOUR HANDS | SAVE LIVES

Here are a few inspiring examples:

  • Food and Agri-food sector

Diageohttps://www.itv.com/news/utv/2020-03-23/diageo-pledges-eight-million-bottles-of-hand-sanitiser/

  • Health sector

Belfast Trust video – https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/video-news/stay-at-homeyoutube1080p-mp4-39066374.html

Care home residents’ messages to loved ones – https://www.belfastlive.co.uk/news/coronavirus-northern-ireland-care-home-17957393

NHSCoronavirus: Thousands volunteer to help NHS with vulnerable

  • Retail sector

AsdaAsda donates money to help food banks during coronavirus crisis as supermarkets offer new jobs

SPARNI retailers introduce ‘no more than three’ shopping rule

SPARHome Delivery Service

IcelandIceland stores to open early for elderly shoppers

  • Media sector

Skyhttps://www.bitc.org.uk/sky-keeps-customers-connected/

  • Fitness sector

With temporary closure of centres across the UK, Better Gym have frozen subscription payments and are offering members free access to a range of virtual classes and home workouts. Download the Better UK app to access classes. https://www.better.org.uk/  

 

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