We’re getting hip to the environmental impact of our meetings and events and have turned the ‘take, make and waste’ production process on its head.
CSR Theme in Articles
“Meeting planners and management demand productive, relevant and innovative teambuilding platforms.”
At the 2014 Invitational, IRF attendees donated more than 1,200 cans of food and hundreds of school supplies, toys and children’s clothing for a local shelter.
Employing neighborhood residents instead of relying on volunteers has set a standard throughout the community that is widely embraced by other local businesses.
“Industry veterans can give perspective to visitors by sharing information and tips that newcomers to the tourism industry may not be aware of when talking about our destination.”
“When an employee works like this at a packaging event for the hungry, they feel better about the company, so there’s company loyalty and there’s employee retention.”
With over 300 grassroots initiatives ripe for the picking, there’s always room for a dash of CSR in Caribbean meetings & incentives