Tag Archive for 'Guernsey Chamber of Commerce'

Investec’s help at Amherst Primary School wins CSR Community Award

November 8th, 2012 by Investec Bank Channel Islands Limited

Investec won the Corporate Social Responsibility Award at the 2012 Guernsey Community Awards. The event, hosted by the Guernsey Community Foundation, was launched in November 2011 and celebrates community spirit. The Corporate Social Responsibility Award, in association with the Guernsey Chamber of Commerce, recognises the active involvement of a commercial company directly with a charitable […]

Guernsey Chamber of Commerce Small Business Conference on 14 November 2012

November 6th, 2012 by Events

The Guernsey Chamber of Commerce Small Business Conference 2012 takes place at La Seigneurie, St Pierre Park Hotel, St Peter Port from 8.30 am to 4.45 pm on 14 November 2012. The cost for Guernsey Chamber of Commerce members is £70.00 and £95 for non-members and includes a buffet lunch. To book a place at […]

2012 Guernsey Community Awards nominations open on 29 August

August 3rd, 2012 by Guernsey Community Foundation

It’s time to start thinking about the charities, voluntary groups and individual people who deserve reward and recognition at this year’s Community Awards. Wednesday 29 August 2012 is the opening date for nominations for the Guernsey Community Foundation’s annual celebration of community spirit The awards event, which is dedicated to applauding the hard work and […]

Guernsey business seminar on supported employment on 17 April

April 14th, 2012 by Coast Media

The Guernsey Chamber of Commerce hosts an early morning seminar on ‘Disability in the workplace – how your business can benefit from supported employment’ in La Seigneurie Suite, St Pierre Park Hotel, St Peter Port on 17 April 2012.  The seminar starts promptly at 8 am. Coffee, tea and biscuits will be available. Coast Media […]

Jeremy Beckwith, former CIO of Kleinwort Benson, gives overview of debt crisis and global economy

February 19th, 2012 by Jeremy Beckwith

Jeremy Beckwith, chief Investment Officer at Kleinwort Benson until October 2011, was guest speaker at the Guernsey Chamber of Commerce lunch at the OGH Hotel in St Peter Port on 16 January 2012. The following text is a transcript of Jeremy Beckwith‘s talk. “My newspaper tells me that today is the most depressing day of the […]

Guernsey Chamber of Commerce seminar on 25 January on ‘Making CSR work for your organisation’

January 18th, 2012 by Guernsey Chamber of Commerce

The Guernsey Chamber of Commerce invites you to a breakfast seminar where Susie Andrade, Managing Director of the Channel Islands Skills Academy (CISA), and Chair of the Chartered Management Institute (CMI), will deliver a short  practical seminar on the subject of ‘Making Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) work for your organisation’. The seminar takes place from […]

Guernsey Chamber of Commerce raffle at annual dinner raises £3000 for Guernsey Disability Alliance

December 19th, 2011 by Richard Lord

The Guernsey Chamber of Commerce raised at their annual dinner more than £3000 for Guernsey Disability Alliance. His Excellency the Lieutenant-Governor of Guernsey, Air Marshal Peter Walker, as Patron of the Guernsey Chamber of Commerce, presented to Shelaine Green, Chair of Guernsey Disability Alliance, the proceeds of the fund raising.

OSA Recruitment wins Guernsey Community Foundation’s Corporate Social Responsibility award for 2011

November 13th, 2011 by Events

The Guernsey Community Foundation shortlisted BWCI, Insurance Corporation, and OSA Recruitment for their Corporate Social Responsibility Award in 2011. The award was given in association with the Guernsey Chamber of Commerce. Louise Hall, Vice President of the Guernsey Chamber of Commerce, presented the award to OSA Recruitment.

Are the Guernsey business sector and the public service provision sector sharing the burden together?

October 7th, 2011 by Julian Winser

Is Corporate Social Responsibility just the latest management tool, or is there a demonstrable relevance for Guernsey by way of sharing the burden of social provision? I will start this by highlighting the principal differences between the two types of organisation that would be involved in the ‘sharing of the burden’ mentioned above – and […]

Nominations for The Guernsey Community Awards accepted until 5 October 2011

September 5th, 2011 by Guernsey Community Foundation

The Community Awards established by The Guernsey Community Foundation is the first ever such Awards programme in the Bailiwick of Guernsey that will formally applaud and recognise local charities, individuals and corporations in Guernsey who raise money for charities and embark on community projects for the benefit of others both across the Bailiwick and further […]