Through local charity committees, which are based in our offices around the globe, employees are empowered to develop their local approach to charitable giving, supporting causes relevant to their community.
Our funding criteria
Registered charity – donations are granted to registered charities, not social enterprises or crowdfunding pages
Focus – we will consider requests relating to most charitable causes, with the exception of those promoting religious or political views, or discriminate against protected characteristics such as sexual orientation or gender
Project costs – donations should fully fund a project which has specific and measurable objectives
Local in nature – beneficiaries of any donation should be located in a community close to one of our offices
Reasonable timescales – money should be used within six months of it being granted
Donations we won’t consider
- Cannot promote religious or political views or discriminate against sexual orientation, gender etc.
- Social enterprises or crowd funding pages
- Salary / overhead costs
- Projects which require a multi-year commitment