Heart of the City are a registered charity

50% of business participants introduce volunteering policies in their first year

Putting responsible behaviour at the heart of your business

  • Heart of the City 15 year anniversary celebration and research launch

    To celebrate Heart of the City's fifteenth anniversary, the charity has released a research report entitled Towards a Responsible Business Community: New Approaches for Small Businesses.

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  • Heart of the City Mansion House Graduation Event

    Heart of the City celebrated the success of our members who completed the Newcomers programme at a gala event at Mansion House.

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  • Our business programmes

    Our flagship peer-to-peer support programmes offer you networking opportunities, resources and advice to develop your approach to Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR). . 

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Find out more about what CSR means, and how it could benefit you and your business.

Heart of the City is a 700-strong powerhouse of responsible business leaders, Corporate Responsibility practitioners and change agents committed to sharing their experiences and their time with others in order to measurably improve our society. Read more about our programmes.

What's on

Find out what's happening in CSR and discover the latest opportunities and initiatives your business can get involved in!

Business profit lies on the path of purpose

Alex Edmans, Professor of Finance at London Business School, spoke at an event hosted by The Crowd on Monday 8 February, and activated his keynote speech with a simple question: Why do businesses exist, is it for profit or purpose, customers or shareholders?

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The Centre for Social Justice want to hear your views

The Centre for Social Justice are conducting a piece of research that will explore the ways in which businesses and the voluntary sector have a positive impact on society and how the impact of both businesses and the voluntary sector can be increased. If you are a business that already plays a role in strengthening society, whether that's through your workplace or community activities they want to hear your views.

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Vacancy: Employee Volunteering Manager, UBS

A short term vacancy exists within the UBS Community Affairs team through its flagship community partner, The Bridge Academy, Hackney. This temporary cover is required to support a wide range of Employee Volunteering initiatives across a range of partnerships, with emphasis on The Bridge Academy in Hackney.

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Heart of the City Chairman appointed Knight Bachelor in HM The Queen's New Year Honours List 2016

The Chairman of the Heart of the City has been conferred the honour of Knight Bachelor in Her Majesty The Queen's New Year Honours List 2016. Sir Harvey was awarded his Knighthood for 'services to economic growth and public life'.

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