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Connect Reading
The Stables
1a Merchants Place
READING
RG1 1DT
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Connect Reading

Reading Business Community Partnership

Partnershiplast updated: 25 November 2013

RVA member organisation

Primary interest: Commerce & Business
Activity: Business
Primary beneficiaries: --
Area of activity: Reading-wide

Telephone: 0118 959 1236
Fax: 0118 959 1186
Email: clare.wright@connectreading.co.uk
Web site: www.connectreading.co.uk

Connect Reading is a partnership between the business, public and voluntary sectors that actively participates in creating a better quality of life for all in greater Reading. We provide information and expertise on community involvement opportunities for organisations of all sizes and support our members in the delivery of their corporate responsibility objectives.

To facilitate effective joint working between business, public and voluntary sectors, building on existing partnerships to help address key economic and social issues affecting Reading.

To promote the benefits of engaging in community investment to businesses of all sizes and create opportunities to participate in projects that make a difference.

To develop strategic and innovative business responses to issues of mutual concern, such as employment, skills development, education and the environment.

To develop initiatives which promote the economic well-being of deprived communities and tackle social exclusion.

Charity number: 1113150
Company registration number: 4956922
Legal name: Reading Business Community Partnership Ltd
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Services

Team Challenges

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Brokerage between corporate members and charities/voluntary organisations to fulfil 'Team Challenges' whereby corporate members donate their employees' time for a day to do something beneficial such as redecorating the office of the host charity. We offer resources and skills donated to us by our corporate members as well as a signposting service on our website listing recent requests for team challenges, resources, skills and volunteer trustees.

People

Holly Baker - Office and Project Coordinator
holly.baker@connectreading.co.uk

Clare Wright - Office Co-ordinator
clare.wright@connectreading.co.uk

Relationships

Connect Reading in partnership with Reading Voluntary Action (RVA)
Connect Reading representative: The WELL Centre

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Experience Work Campaign - case studies wanted

5 December 2012 - Connect Reading

As part of our Experience Work Campaign, Connect Reading is collating a list of charities that host work experience placements for young people and unemployed adults.
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