Morgan Hunt wins CSR Initiative of the Year 2013 at APSCo awards
Morgan Hunt recruitment agency is proud to announce that it has won the CSR Initiative of the Year award at the APSCo 2013 Awards for Excellence.
The APSCo Awards for Excellence & lsquo;celebrate the hard work, resilience, new thinking and sheer excellence and professionalism’ of APSCo’s membership. The CSR Initiative of the Year category was a new award category introduced this year, which makes it even more of an honour to win this award.
This award represents & lsquo;the APSCo member that has implemented the most effective Corporate Social Responsibility initiative, consistent with the professional values associated with APSCo membership throughout the past 12 months.’
Morgan Hunt prides itself on its dedication and commitment to its CSR strategy. A core part of Morgan Hunt’s vision is to use its position to help the wider community. 56 per cent of Morgan Hunt employees support Morgan Hunt’s chosen charity - the DKH Legacy Trust - independently through various fundraising activities, generating in excess of £50k since the partnership began in April 2010.
The DKH Legacy Trust is an inspirational charity with a mission of “getting young lives on track” through mentoring and support from world-class athletes to engage, enable and empower disadvantaged young people.
This mission aligns well with Morgan Hunt’s core values and commercial business – getting people into employment. This foundation has helped build a strong and successful charity partnership over the past three years.
Hear what the CEO of the DKH Legacy Trust has to say about Morgan Hunt’s partnership with the charity.
Many of Morgan Hunt’s CSR initiatives harness its recruitment expertise, including:
• mentoring schemes
• CV-writing, interview courses and workshops
• & lsquo;Dragon’s Den’ style sales pitch events to help young people get on track
• providing exit routes through work experience or jobs with Morgan Hunt or its clients
James Stevenson, managing director, Morgan Hunt, said:
“At Morgan Hunt we take our corporate social responsibility very seriously – it’s a core part of our vision and culture. Partnering with the DKH Legacy Trust allows us to use our position and expertise to help get disadvantaged young people into employment and provide opportunities for them to gain work experience and develop new skills, which is really important to us. Our employees are genuinely passionate about the work we do with the DKH Legacy Trust and are 100% committed. It’s great to have this recognition for our CSR initiative from APSCo - we’re absolutely thrilled, as is our long-standing charity partner, the DKH Legacy Trust.”