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Excellence in Community Contribution

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Entry Requirements

Recognises organisations that implement initiatives that have a positive impact on the community and generate outcomes that have a long term benefit. Initiatives can include but are not limited to projects, programs, processes, systems, technologies, developments, ventures, and undertakings.

More about this category

The Excellence in Community Contribution category is an important recognition that acknowledges organisations that make a positive impact on their community. It celebrates initiatives that generate long-term benefits and contribute to the betterment of society. These initiatives can take different forms, from programs and projects to systems and technologies. Through this category, the 2degrees Auckland Business Awards promotes the idea that businesses have a responsibility to give back to their community and that their success is interconnected with the wellbeing of the community.

By highlighting the achievements of businesses that have made significant contributions to their community, the Excellence in Community Contribution category encourages others to follow suit. It recognises that businesses have the power to make a positive impact on society and that they can play a crucial role in addressing social and environmental challenges. Moreover, it emphasises the importance of corporate social responsibility and encourages businesses to integrate it into their core values and operations. Overall, this category celebrates businesses that strive to create a better future for their community and inspires others to do the same.

Category Questions


Describe a community focused initiative you have introduced and explain why you introduced it.


How do you measure the impact of this initiative on the community?


How does the initiative benefit your business?


How do you engage your staff in in this initiative?


How does your business support the industry you operate in?


Outline and explain other significant business achievements from the last 12-18 months (eg sales trends, sales figures, gross or net profit). What do you attribute these to?

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