Prelude to the “Caring Company” 20th Anniversary Sustainable Partnership • Impactful Changes
Prelude to the “Caring Company” 20th Anniversary: Sustainable Partnership • Impactful Changes will be held on 18 May 2021. To facilitate the communication between Caring Company Companies and Organisation for exploring the collaboration opportunities, you are cordially invited to attend and share your valuable insights and perspectives on different social agenda.
The Caring Company Scheme 2021/22 – Outstanding Partnership Project Award
The Outstanding Partnership Project Award was cancelled last year due to the pandemic. With the community adaptation of New Normal and ebbing of pandemic, we believe corporates and community partners are getting well-prepared. Therefore, we are delighted to announce the Outstanding Partnership Project Award will open for application this year. Please refer to the requirements of participation and the stories of past awarded projects which you may find inspiring.
The Hong Kong Council of Social Service (HKCSS) is inviting companies to participate in PROcruit C (the Project) organised by The Hong Kong Jockey Club Charitable Trust, by offering job opportunities and hosting motivated trainees to launch their careers in the area of Business for Good – Corporate Social Responsibilities (CSR) focus.
The Project provides about 50 CSR-related positions. 16 graduates have been successfully matched in cohort 1, while the matching exercise has begun for cohort 2. Employers are welcome to participate in cohort 3 of the project.
Participated companies who successfully created job(s) under this Project will receive 50% subsidy on basic salary and MPF for one year. Please visit Caring Company website for more details.
HSBC Living Business Awards 2021 is now open for application Deadline - 14 May 2021!
No matter facing pandemic or any difficulties, SMEs would devote to maintain their business continuity. This year, the Programme will continue to encourage SMEs to incorporate social and environmental sustainable practices into their operations.
HKCSS cordially invites SMEs (with no more than 250 employees in Hong Kong) to participate in the Awards.
1. HSBC Living Business Awards 2021 2 categories: HSBC Living Business ESG Award ; HSBC Living Business SDGs Award Application deadline: 14 May 2021 To apply, please click here.
2. HSBC Living Business 2021 Webinar A series of webinars on different topics will be organized in April and May 2021, including overview of SDG8 and SDG 11, sharing on business resilience and recovery from corporates. To enroll, please click here.
1) SDG Briefing on Goal 8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth Date: 20 April 2021 (Tue)
2) SDG Briefing on Goal 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities Date: 28 April 2021 (Wed)
3) Sustainable Planning for Recovery and Better Future Date: 4 May 2021 (Tue)
The Caring Company Scheme website received the Gold Award in the “Web Accessibility Recognition Scheme”
The Caring Company Scheme website has received the Gold Award in the “Web Accessibility Recognition Scheme 2020-2021”. The Web Accessibility Recognition Scheme is organised by the Hong Kong Internet Registration Corporation Limited (HKIRC) and co-organised by the Office of the Government Chief Information Officer, with the Equal Opportunities Commission as the independent advisor to encourage local enterprises and organisations to adopt accessibility design in their websites and mobile applications. We will continue to promote barrier-free culture and contribute to a caring and inclusive society.
Please click here for the details about the scheme.