C&IT CSR Challenge goes live in South Africa

Nine of the UK’s leading agencies landed in South Africa this morning to take part in the inaugural C&IT CSR Challenge in association with South African Tourism. Representatives from World Events, Skybridge, Universal, Maritz, Organise This, Maximillion, Zibrant, Black Tomato and Paragon are currently in the Ixopo region for the six-day project, which will see them take part in a community building programme, in conjunction with Community Challenge and Habitat for Humanity. To earn their place on the challenge – also backed by industry association Eventia – participants had to illustrate how their agency’s CSR agenda had developed in the last 12 months as well as committing to raising sponsorship for Habitat for Humanity. So far over £4,000 has been pledged and further donations can be placed at www.justgiving.com/citcsrchallenge.

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