1. RESPONSIBLE BUSINESS AWARD 2015
Little Trove was awarded the Responsible Business Award by Trading for Good in December 2015, for initiatives in the community, environmental impact, good supplier relations and working policies that improve the environment for employees in the UK. We are the first Staffordshire business to win this award.
To find out more about trading for good
2. BUSINESS BOOST AWARD 2014 – RECOGNISING SOCIAL ENTERPRISE – FIRST PRIZE
Apprentice Prize sponsored by Aspire Housing
What an honour to be awarded a prize including prize money of £1000 towards growing our business. The awards were given out at Keele University in October 2014.
The prize money has been used to fund a stand at Spring Fair, Birmingham, February 2015.
3. BUSINESS BOOST AWARD 2013
Little Trove received First Prize at the Business Boost Award in October 2013.
The award was given in the entrepreneurial spirit category for the work done by Little Trove’s founder Ramona Hirschi. The awards ceremony was attended by co-director Raphael Hirschi and business admin assistant Kirsty Fitchew, who collected the award on Ramona’s behalf. Ramona was in India starting the weaving project at the Bethany leprosy colony.
For more information, see: http://www.businessboostawards.org.uk/
The prize money of £1000 was promptly reinvested into the company. It was used to build a heated office area within our new warehouse, for the comfort of our employees.