IKEA and the IKEA Foundation honoured at Save the Children’s first ever Corporate Business Awards
Save the Children’s Chief Executive Justin Forsyth and ambassador Natasha Kaplinsky presented the award to Martin Hansson, IKEA’s UK and Ireland Country Manager. After the awards presentation Natasha Kaplinsky gave an inspirational speech about visits to India and South Africa, where she has witnessed firsthand the difference that corporate support is making to children’s lives.
Douglas Rouse, Corporate Partnerships Director at Save the Children said:
“We were delighted to have the opportunity to recognise the invaluable support and achievements of IKEA and the IKEA Foundation for the first time at Save the Children’s Corporate Business Awards. Through this support we are working to save children’s lives in the world’s poorest countries and ensure their right to an education is fulfilled.”