Stories of Good

Leveraging employee expertise to help the community

“Doing good can and should also be a constant – no matter what technology advancement or other changes that may arrive, businesses will continue to be part of their communities and should build links accordingly.”

How far will companies go to do good?

For SAP Asia, their Social Sabbatical programme says it all. The company stations its employees out to an external social organisation on a full-time, full-salary basis for a period of two to four weeks to help the host organisation with capability building.

With fewer than 10 full-time employees, Alpha Development does not let its manpower limitations stop it from creating an outsized impact. The financial training company engaged its network of clients and associates to drive efforts in doing good.

Read about what motivated the two Champions of Good 2020 to break down organisational barriers to uplift communities here.