In June 2012, Islington Giving, a collaboration of charitable trusts, asked ELBA to help set up a new business-supported employee volunteer programme. The result is the BIG Alliance.

The BIG Alliance

  • Why Islington?
    City companies have often focused their CSR efforts on east London where the levels of deprivation are well known. Islington has tended to be over-...
  • Employee Volunteering
    The BIG Alliance can effectively match the interests and abilities of volunteers to community need whatever their level of expertise or how much time...
  • Jobs | The BIG Alliance
    The BIG Alliance believes that helping people into work is the key to transforming communities. We have a number of programmes that help Islington...
  • Macquarie and Islington Giving are the principal funders and founders of the BIG Alliance pilot programme.Macquarie Group is a leading provider...