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Corporate Social Responsibility


'It's not all about the bottom line: companies who give back can have better staff loyalty, engagement and productivity'

                                                                                                                          The Guardian, February 2018

Giving back may be the best way forward according to a recent article in The Guardian.

Journalist Seb Murray writes that there is a growing body of evidence to suggest that the numerous benefits of undertaking CSR far outweigh any concerns over financial performance.

Committing to voluntary work in the community benefits not only residents but staff too.

Call it ‘the feel good’ factor if you like because it can do wonders for staff morale and, as a consequence, productivity.


Tell us what your company is doing

Walsall Economic Board is beginning to map CSR work both current and planned with a view to providing a strategic lead to reduce duplication and ensure the widest possible benefits within the borough.

If your company is engaged in CSR work, we’d love to hear from you,

You can email us at economicboard@walsall.gov.uk


Here is the chair of the Walsall Economic Board's CSR group,  Tarra Simmons to explain why CSR is important to Mid Counties Cooperative and Walsall: