A survey carried out by Deloittes identified several reasons why a company should be involved:

  • Skills building by your staff Improved relationships between staff on all levels
  • Staff feel valued by company
  • Company will have a better understanding of their place in the community which will impact on local relationships as well as having a positive impact on company reputation
  • Company not seen as solely influenced by money
  • Part of their business strategy as a happy staff are more engaged and more productive