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Putting CSR at the heart of business

  • Working to change lives in London
  • The moment I knew it was worth it
  • 2014 Newcomers programme

    Get 18-months of expert help to get your Corporate Social Responsibility programme going! In 2014, our flagship Newcomers programme will offer networking opportunities, workshops, resources and expert advice to 60 lucky companies. Register your interest now for a chance to take part!

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  • 2013 Alumni membership programme

    Already completed our free support programme? Join us now as an Alumni member and take your CSR to the next level.

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  • 2013 Newcomers workshop

    We had a full house for our 2013 Newcomers CSR workshop! It was fantastic to see all participants get stuck in the CSR debate with our speakers Clifford Chance, SThree, Columns and a drama based exercise with the fantastic Steps Drama team.

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  • Working to change lives in London

    We enable companies to develop Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) through learning from one another.

    If your business is based in the City of London or neighbouring boroughs you can access our free Newcomers programme.

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  • The moment I knew it was worth it

    “We took the sack of presents we’d collected to Age Concern to give to their clients who had nowhere else to go at Christmas. Then seeing one recipient – Elspeth – start to cry.”

    See more stories of success in our 2 minute video.

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  • Shining examples of CSR

    “Noticing that when I first met 6-year-old Mariam to help her learn to read, she wouldn’t look me in the eye. Now she runs up the school corridor and takes me by the hand.”

    See more stories of success in our members' case studies.

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Should we drop the 'C' in CSR?

In this article featured in Professional Marketing Magazine this month, Adam Garfunkel, pro bono Marketing Adviser to Heart of the City (HOTC), discusses the term 'Corporate Social Responsibility' (CSR) and asks HOTC business members if it has had its day.

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Heart of the City's 10th leadership breakfast

The CEOs and Chairmen of over 150 City and City fringes companies attended our 10th annual leadership breakfast at Mansion House this morning, hosted by The Rt Hon the Lord Mayor of the City of London.

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Corporate Responsibility Networking Event

Heart of the City partnered with King & Wood Mallesons SJ Berwin and TheCityUK to bring 'Big Responsibility' to our members.

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