In addition to the core B4SI Framework, we offer an array of supporting additional services to enhance the use and alignment of our Framework within your social impact needs. Our parent company, Corporate Citizenship, also offers further support in the design, implementation, measurement, management, and assurance of organisation’s social impact programmes. We will work with our colleagues across both organisations to deliver on any bespoke requirements.
The assurance process helps companies ensure that their data gathered through the B4SI Framework is being correctly applied. This builds trust and confidence, in what companies of the Network are doing in society
B4SI for Effective Partnerships:
We work with you and your community partners to ensure cohesive impact reporting and strategy alignment. This service is available in some regions and is set to roll out globally within the year.
B4SI Social Impact Compass
Assess the maturity of your social impact strategy, bring structure to the ‘S’ in ESG and access actionable guidance to determine next steps.
Impact Tool-kit Application
We offer consultancy support to design and deliver guidance on the application of Impact Frameworks to your Impact measurement using our B4SI Impact Toolkit.
Regional Office Engagement:
Members can request additional access to any of our 6 global offices depending on their teams’ needs in multiple countries.
We work with you to design training for your team, your stakeholders and partners that specifically supports the use of our Framework and Impact took kits.
Bespoke issue research and materiality:
Our methodology identifies the most material societal issues for your organisation to help scale your programme. We provide insight into areas such as STEM education, employability skills and financial exclusion.
We help organisations develop a holistic social impact strategy that aligns with business objectives, delivers measurable results, and engages key stakeholders.
Flagship programme design:
We create and launch signature community and social impact initiatives that can be scaled to drive reputation and engagement.
Are you interested in our additional support?
B4SI allows us to quantify our contribution into an easily digestible format for different audiences. For example, our B4SI data feeds into our annual reports, is published on our website and used to promote our community work on social media."
Janet Liu. Senior Manager Financial Inclusion and Community Engagement, ANZ.
We only manage what we measure. For us, using B4SI was the corner stone to evaluate objectively our investment in the community."
Sandra Aparício. Head of Corporate Social Responsibility, GALP.
We can really compare results, not just internal parts of Siemens, but other companies as well. This allows us to benchmark better and improve our activities."
Olivia Whitlam. Head of Sustainability, Siemens plc.
Sage really values the relationship and partnership we have with B4SI – through their help with are able to really assess and improve the impact Sage Foundation is having. Allowing us also to communicate to our colleagues and communities the work we are doing."
Rebecca Lennox. Regional Operations Foundation Director, Sage.
The B4SI Frameworks support our work, and enables us to accurately measure what we're giving, in a way that is generic across our whole business. It also enables us to work with our partners to measure the impact of the money that were able to give on the volunteering and support."
Alexis Steadman, Global Community Manager. RELX
We’ve used the Framework for many years to drive consistence in our reporting."
Neil Jones, Senior CSR Manager, Corporate Responsibility, Walgreens Boots Alliance
We’re active in over 80 countries, with many partners around the world and by becoming members of B4SI we have been better equipped to measure our impact and report it. We expect to benchmark with peer companies to learn from their practices and potentially find areas where we might be able to cooperate."
Andrea Acerbi, Head of Social Innovation and Corporate Giving, Bayer
I’m passionate about the B4SI Framework’s use as a tool when starting new partnerships with charities. This tool can be used not only in a retrospective way but also proactively when developing achievable outcomes and strategies with new partnerships."
Steve Grimmett, Head of Zurich Community Trust
I really value the peer network, and love the annual conference for inspiration and ideas. I take a huge amount from the sessions and appreciate the chance to talk openly with others working in the same space."
Sarah D’Arcy, Sustainability Team Manager, Anglian Water Services Limited