George Baker Shipping Community Engagement

Collaborating closely with our partners, colleagues, and customers, we prioritise community support through a number of outlets. Crucially, we extend additional aid to an expanded range of community groups, embodying the importance of collective effort in fulfilling our purpose. Understanding the interconnectedness between our operations and the communities they serve, George Baker Shipping has implemented strategies to foster positive impacts.

Here’s how George Baker Shipping demonstrates its support and care to uplift the local communities.

How do we support the community?

  • Organise regular volunteering opportunities for employees to engage with local community projects and initiatives.
  • Support a vast network of sporting clubs within the local community.
  • Implementing environmentally friendly practices to minimise the company’s impact on the local ecosystem and support environmental conservation efforts.

St Elizabeth Hospice

St. Elizabeth Hospice is dedicated to providing compassionate care and support to individuals facing life-limiting illnesses and their families in East Suffolk and South Norfolk. Their services encompass specialised medical care, pain management, emotional support, and counseling, all aimed at enhancing quality of life and preserving dignity. Beyond hospice facilities, they extend their reach through community-based programs, ensuring individuals receive care tailored to their needs wherever they may be.

St. Elizabeth Hospice remains a trusted source of comfort and guidance for those navigating difficult times, embodying the essence of compassionate care.

East Anglian Children's Hospice

The East Anglian Children's Hospice provide assistance and compassion to children and young individuals facing life-threatening conditions, extending support to families across Cambridgeshire, Essex, Norfolk, and Suffolk.

Brave Futures

Brave Futures offers specialised support services catering to children and young individuals who have encountered serious abuse. Operating across Suffolk and Norfolk, they provide a secure environment where these individuals can find clarity amidst the confusion they experience.

Rotary Club

The Felixstowe Rotary Club is a community-focused organisation dedicated to making a positive impact in Felixstowe and beyond. Through various projects and initiatives, they strive to address local needs, support charitable causes, and promote goodwill.

Local Sports Clubs

George Baker Shipping demonstrates a strong commitment to the local community by actively supporting various sports clubs. Through sponsorships, donations, and partnerships, we provide financial assistance that enables these clubs to thrive.

George Baker Shipping exemplifies a commitment to supporting local communities and sustainability through various initiatives.

One example of George Baker Shipping’s sustainability commitment is the installation of solar panels, which has brought tangible benefits to the local community. By harnessing the power of the sun, we’ve not only reduced our carbon footprint but also contributed to cleaner air and water in the area. This commitment to sustainability has created job opportunities, stimulated economic growth, and fostered partnerships with local organisations.