We all know the importance of putting back into the community that we live and work in. That’s why at every office we have around the world we all take the time to raise money, volunteer and sponsor charities to help reshape our community.
At the start of 2016 we set ourselves a new goal: to enhance our CSR efforts across our global business. Our challenge as an organisation is to contribute the equivalent of a million euros to charities and worthy causes across the Morgan McKinley global footprint of offices. We call it the Morgan McKinley Million.
In short it is about harnessing the collective goodwill and team spirit of our 800 people to do more by going beyond to improve the lives of others. In order for us to do this we have to push ourselves well beyond what we have done in the past. To put into context, this will be at least 10 times more than we have done in the last 3 years! So we organised teams in every country: Ireland, UK, France, China, India, Hong Kong, Japan, Singapore and Australia to really start planning, and on the 5th July 2016 we launched the initiative across our Global business.
From the UK to Australia and Tokyo to Singapore, we all participate in a range of events and fundraisers, and you can be a part of it too! We’ve partnered with charities such as Unicef (Hong Kong), Bliss (UK), Careers Ready (UK), River of Hearts (Shanghai), and Lou's Place (Australia), to name just a few. Our staff have participated in Nuts Challenge obstacle courses, Sorting Days, marathons, and bake sales to raise money for those in need. Have a look at some of our events that we’ve done around the world and see how you could take part when you work at Morgan McKinley.
As part of Morgan McKinley’s drive to enhance our Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) efforts across our global business we recently launched the Morgan McKinley Million which is our challenge as an organisation to contribute the equivalent of one million euros to... continue reading
Morgan McKinley Tokyo team participate in the CSR event, Team Up to Clean Up!
This is our effort to give back to our local community in Kamiyacho town.
We spent two mornings last week cleaning up the space around our offices of trash and debris.
The team proudly wear our... continue reading
Last week Morgan McKinley launched our new Global CSR initiative. As part of our CSR programme we have launched the MMK Million to give back something to society by helping others in our communities and countries. Morgan McKinley have an ambition to raise €1 Million by the... continue reading
In April 2014, Ireland published its first National Plan on Corporate Social Responsibility and Morgan McKinley jumped on board.
This month we launched our Morgan McKinley Million CSR programme where we, as a global company, pledge to donate one million euro to various... continue reading
At the start of quarter 4 last year, Karen O’Flaherty, Chief Operations Officer here at Morgan McKinley Ireland, challenged a competitive bunch of colleagues to a skydive. The challenge involved competitors setting themselves a goal and if this goal was achieved, a... continue reading
This week is Mental Health Awareness Week in the UK, highlighting the impact of relationships on our mental health.
The charity, Mental Health Foundation, has generated public debate on mental health problems as a growing global health concern and factors that influence our... continue reading
Last Saturday 7th May, 120,000 people in Ireland gathered in the early hours of the morning to walk, jog or run 5k at the annual ‘Darkness into Light’ event in aid of Pieta House.
Over 500 people commit suicide in Ireland every year. Many more live in darkness and despair... continue reading
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Today we're celebrating International Women's Day across the Morgan McKinley global footprint.
We'd like to share with you our selection of articles from our key female figures in our organisation.
View all our Women in Leadership Series blogs:
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On 15th February a number of specialist consultants from the Asset Management recruitment team at Morgan McKinley London spent time with students who took part in the Investment 2020 networking day at JP Morgan Asset Management.
Investment 2020 is an organisation which... continue reading