Corporate Social Responsibility
The principles of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) are core to our founding values and business strategy.
Our CSR policy outlines our responsibilities toward our environment and the impact we can have on our immediate locations, the communities in which we operate, those in which we will operate, our staff, members and suppliers. This policy applies to our company and its subsidiaries, suppliers and partners.
Our policy is based on the following principles:
To directly benefit our members, guests, and the communities we serve.
To continually review and strive to improve our CSR performance.
To integrate our CSR commitments into all business decisions.
To comply with, and exceed where possible, all applicable laws, best practices, legislation, and regulations.
We strive to be a responsible business meeting the highest standards of ethics and professionalism in all we do, promoting equality, human rights, helping communities, groups and individuals, and protecting our natural environment. We do this by way of our daily business practices and long term operating principles, proactively supporting our communities, members, and those around us. We engage suppliers and partners with shared principles.
Maker Works operates as a Community Interest Company (CIC), initiating and supporting community investment and educational programs. We offer support and opportunities to our members, non-profit organisations, local and global communities to promote cultural and economic development.
Our company is dedicated to protecting human rights. We are a committed equal opportunity employer and strictly abide by all fair working practices.
We ensure that
We always put the health and safety of our members, guest, team, employees and community first.
We serve to benefit the lives of local people and businesses.
We actively support and promote diversity and inclusion.
We will proactively protect the environment.
We will always implement and follow best practices when recycling, disposing of waste and the use of raw materials and chemical substances. We will do our utmost to protect our natural environment both in our sourcing of sustainable materials and products, conscious usage, and processing thereafter.
We respect the law in all we do, keeping partnerships and collaborations open and transparent.
We are and will always be to be open to suggestions and the thoughts and input of our members, guests and the local community. We actively seek feedback to help us improve. Maker Works will continuously strive to better ourselves and the ways in which we operate for the benefit of all.