The Retail Mutual sponsors ‘Community Story of the Year’ Award.

Last week over on The Retail Mutual Facebook and Twitter pages, we announced some exciting news! Drum roll please… We are the proud sponsors of the Community Story of the Year Award in the Plunkett Fountation’s Rural Community Ownership Awards.

What are the Rural Community Ownership Awards?

The Rural Community Ownership Awards are an annual celebration of the achievements of rural community businesses in tackling issues across the UK. This year, there are six different award categories.

  • ‘Community Story of the Year’ Award
  • ‘Investing in Local People’ Award
  • The Horace Plunkett ‘Better Business’ Award
  • ‘The Little Things’ Award
  • ‘Diversifying to Make A Difference’ Award
  • People’s Choice Award

The Retail Mutual are sponsoring the ‘Community Story of the Year’ Award.

Why are we sponsoring the Award?

As a mutual, we have a strong community ethos in the service we provide to our Members. It’s exciting to see businesses go above and beyond their primary role within the community.

So we ask you, does your community business have a story to tell that is unique to your community?

If the answer is yes, what are you waiting for? Start your entry at www.plunkett.co.uk/awards

The Plunkett Foundation exist to help individuals and groups create sustainable community businesses from shops and cafes to pubs and many more. Entries close on Friday 14th September.

To find out more about how The Retail Mutual can help to protect you, your independent business and your home, for a free, no-obligation quote call 0333 2121 280 today or fill out our online quote form. We look forward to hearing from you.