It has never been more important for major organisations and investors to ensure they are driving social value and actively supporting the communities in which they operate. As a values-led investor, Fulcrum already place a clear focus on Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) criteria in the delivery of community healthcare facilities throughout the UK, with the company ‘Highly Commended’ for its approach to ESG at a recent industry awards event.
But while ESG offers valuable criteria for companies to follow, it remains a very broad framework and it can be difficult to accurately measure the impacts and benefits these activities deliver. Fulcrum are therefore tackling this challenge head-on with the publication of its first ‘Social Value Annual Report’.
Using a mix of qualitative research, industry- recognised methodology and publicly available data, the report assesses the many projects and partnerships that Fulcrum have been delivered, offering analysis and data on the social value they have delivered including: