The winners of the 2009 CSR Awards were:
Overall Award in CSR
Abbott Ireland for their sustained commitment to CSR
Most Innovative CSR Project
Accenture for its innovative approach to CSR through Capturing Memories and Celebrating Life Achievements and for the implementation of CSR policies across the company.
Good Neighbour Award – Large Indigenous Company
Awarded to a consortium of An Post, Intel & Microsoft for their commitment to literacy awareness through its ‘Log on, Learn’ programme and for its continued endeavour to have a positive impact in the community.
Good Neighbour Award – Multinational Company
BT Ireland for the BT Young Scientist and Technology Exhibition and for its continued endeavour to promote the importance of science amongst young people.
Responsible Employer Award – Large Indigenous Company
CRH Ireland for its commitment to safety in the workplace through the Simon Safety Challenge and for its efforts to integrate social and environmental concerns into all aspects of the business.
Responsible Employer Award – Multinational Company
McDonald’s for its commitment to promoting diversity in the workplace through the Diversity Project and for its continued efforts to support social inclusion amongst customers and employees.
Marketplace Award – Large Indigenous Company
Topaz for its efforts to promote road safety through the Driver Reviver programme and its commitment to ethical work practices by ordering Fairtrade Coffee as part of its Marketplace CSR strategy.
Marketplace Award – Multinational Company
IBM International Holdings for its commitment to reduce the company’s environmental impact and for its efforts to integrate environmental concerns into all aspects of the business.
Intel Ireland for its commitment to reducing energy consumption across the business through the Watt Watch Team and for its sustained efforts to have a positive environmental impact.
International Award – Large Indigenous Company
Kenmare Resources plc. for its commitment to the Kenmare-Moma Development Association and for its efforts to develop the communities in which it works.
International Award – Multinational Company
KPMG for its partnership with Hospice Africa Ireland and for its continued efforts to promote staff engagement in volunteer projects.
Best SME CSR Project Award
Alternatives for its support of Irish charities through the ‘Marketing for Change’ programme and for its endeavours to have a positive impact on the workplace, marketplace and the community.