Shropshire Investors in Community

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Launched in partnership with the High Sheriff of Shropshire 2022/23, Selina Graham, Shropshire Investors in Community is open to organisations of all sizes who’d like to make an impactful, sustainable, and positive difference to those most in need across the county.

How can you and your business invest in your local community?

Join some of Shropshire’s top businesses and individuals as part of a new collective committed to investing in the future of Shropshire and its people.

Through the Shropshire IIC you’ll be supporting the Shropshire Community Foundation on its mission to build a long-term source of sustainable, strategic grant funding for the good of those communities and people most in need across Shropshire.

Why join the Shropshire Investors in Community (SIIC)?

Impact through collaboration

  • By joining the SIIC your organisation will positively impact the lives of others across Shropshire and help to build a long-term, sustainable charity initiative run by Shropshire people for Shropshire people.
  • Working as part of a collective enables us all to work collaboratively and more effectively to build a stronger future for Shropshire by supporting grassroots community groups and charities and the people they serve.

Shared skills

  • Your team will have access to Shropshire-based experts in charitable giving helping you to shape your business CSR and ESG goals.
  • Working with the SIIC will provide a tangible demonstration of your organisation’s commitment to CSR and social values, with the opportunity to visit some recipients of the funds.

Be part of a collective

  • As a SIIC member you’ll be invited to our annual dinner where you can share experiences and ideas with like-minded businesses with a strong community ethos and will receive quarterly updates on the impact your contributions are making.
  • Your organisation will be presented with a certificate and plaque to mark your membership and commitment. You will be able to use the prestigious IIC logo and your business will be included in the Shropshire Community Foundation’s marketing and communications programme.
  • Through your membership you will know your CSR contributions are enabling charitable donations to be distributed effectively across our county.

We ask all members to join for three years minimum, to help us plan our future activities, for an annual contribution(*) of £2,500 for large businesses and £1,250 for SMEs.

For more information, please contact us.

*The Foundation is an independent registered charity, which receives no central or local Government funding. These contributions from our donors go towards our core costs and help increase our resilience.

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