Marc Cirera

Founder

Marc is a business ethics and CSR specialist with a clear vision: a world where Companies and Businesses operate in a more sustainable and responsible way.

He founded Companies for Good because he knows that good Businesses practices help companies perform better. He knows businesses have the potential to solve some of the world’s most pressing issues. And he wanted to help make these things happen.

Emily Jeffrey-Barrett

Creative Director

Emily is an award-winning Creative Strategist based in London. She uses creativity and brand expertise to help businesses grow.

She joined Companies for Good because as she believes in Marc’s vision and knows creativity is critical to solving the enormous social and environmental issues we’re facing.

Monique Matthysen

Client Relations Executive

Monique manages all CFG logistics and client relationships. Smart, super organised, and passionate about doing good. She’s run on-time, on-budget projects for many UAE Businesses including L’Oréal, AW Rostamani, and HSBC.

Saül Rosell

Design Director

Saül is a highly creative designer with excellent credentials.

Over the last 15 years he has helped organisations and businesses including Vodafone, Chalhoub Group, Chupa-Chups, Bershka and Vileda create compelling communication materials and enhance their brands.

We're proud to offer a huge range of impactful team activities

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Cook your Sustainable Lunch – Then Planting Native Trees

A Fantastic Outdoor Planting Team activity to have Fun with your Colleagues While doing Real Good for the UAE Environment. Welcome to the Halophytic Kitchen Lab! Halophytes are a type of plants that grow in salty water the perfect crops for the Middle East. In this interactive, sustainable Planting activity CFG will learn all about...
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Behind the Mask! Raising Awareness About Mental Health

A creative and meaningful Mental Health activity contributes to raise happiness & well-being of our community and ourselves! Most of us, at some point in our lives, wear a “mask” that covers our feelings; and hold us back from sharing our true self. Have you ever thought about what is behind that mask? CFG Mental...
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Beach Cleaning Activity

Protect marine life and keep UAE’s coastline safe and pristine with this amazing beach cleaning activity. A fantastic way to have fun with your colleagues while doing good Our coastline is under threat. By 2050, there will be as much plastic as fish in our oceans. Moreover, some of those plastic trash get washed onto...
Special Needs CSR Activities with CFG

Upgrade a Special Needs School

A Fun and impactful CSR Activity that will make a positive difference in Special Needs Children's lives. A beautiful, nurturing environment is more conducive to engagement and learning, that is exactly what you and your team will provide to Special Needs children of determination. CFG can arrange Gardening, painting walls, fixing things and many others...
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Alternative Urban Farming

A unique sustainability Farming activity to encourage your employees to set up their own small farm at home. Food security is a big issue globally. In this fun and innovative activity people will learn about the food cycle. Also, they will explore modern urban farming solutions that can easily implementing at their home. Participants will...
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Online Team Activity : Work out for good

Turn your Employees Energy into Positive Impact Team Activity   Looking for a way to do good AND keep your people healthy? We’ve got you. So, Work out for good is a great way to join forces with your colleagues to make a positive Team Activity social impact. First, You and your team simply download...
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Mangrove tree planting & kayaking

Protect nature with this fantastic outdoor team activity in UAE (Abu Dhabi and Ajman mangrove forests). It is an incredible way to do good for the environment by planting mangrove trees. This is an interactive outdoor adventure for anyone who loves nature. Also, You’ll get the chance to connect with the environment like never before...
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Support Special Needs Children

Help special needs children to gain confidence for life Take part in a truly meaningful experience and provide training and care that helps special needs children realize their potential in the community. Many special needs children with dream about getting a job and becoming more independent. In this activity, you’ll help give them the confidence...
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The Climate Change Challenge | Online Activity

Our new virtual activities such as climate change; help employees do good, have fun and bond as a team. Whether they’re all in one office, remote working, or located in different countries. The Climate Change Challenge is a live-action digital team game that helps co-workers get to know each other, have fun and collaborate to achieve...
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Empower children with determination

Empower Differently-able Children Through Interactive Play Help and Empower children with determination learn and express themselves through a fun, engaging team activity to remember. When you’re a child with special needs, it can feel like a confident, independent life is impossible. But, through this amazing initiative, you can help enhance children’s social, behavioral & life...
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Underwater Cleanup

Ocean Underwater Cleanup Activity to Help the Environment Help save our oceans with this amazing underwater cleanup activity; clearing the sea of plastic! Every minute, a garbage truck-worth of plastic is dumped into the ocean, killing wildlife and destroying marine habitat. In this incredible underwater cleanup activity, you and your team can get hands on...
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Social Entrepreneurship Activities

Create the Social Entrepreneurship Future Volunteer at a local school to help students develop their Social Entrepreneurship spirit and become our future leaders and social innovators. Take part in a fantastic activity that will help you foster talent and build confidence in young people. Run in partnership with a Silicon Valley-based program, this activity is...
Wadi Adventure and Desert Cleanup

Wadi Adventure and Desert Cleanup

Experience the UAE nature and help protect it with this Wadi team activity and desert clean-up Bond with your team as you hike, learn survival skills, and clean up one of the most beautiful natural parks in the UAE: Wadi Shawka. Wadi Shawka is one of the Emirates’ most incredible natural places and an important...
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Ghaf Tree Planting Activity

Plant a Ghaf tree and protect the planet. Now, Take part in this amazing outdoor Ghaf tree planting activity. So you can boost team bonding while helping the environment. Climate change, water scarcity, deforestation make our environment is under threat. With this tree planting activity you can make a real difference to nature while having...
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Kayaking through the Mangroves & Cleaning the Forest

Do good for nature with this unmissable team activity: kayaking through the mangroves and cleaning as you paddle. Kayaking outdoor team building activity is the most fun you can have while doing good. You’ll learn about climate change and protect the environment. But you’ll also have an adventure and bond as a team! After arriving...
Scavenger Hunt Team Activities

Scavenger Hunt to Help Blue Collar Workers

Show your support for Dubai Workers with this Fun Scavenger Hunt In this fun, interactive activity, you'll go on a scavenger hunt with a twist. The items you find are gifts for workers in Dubai’s labor camps. You and your colleagues will learn more about the lives of blue collar workers. Then work as a...

Save water the fun way

Get competitive with your colleagues in this great water activity. The United Arab Emirates is one of the top 10 most water-scarce countries in the world – with one of the highest water usages per person. In this fun, educational activity, you’ll compete with your colleagues to save water and discover more about the UAE’s...
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Give a Ghaf – seed planting activity

Take part in this fantastic team building activity and enjoy planting Ghaf tree seeds in a state-of-the art nursery at the heart of Dubai. The ‘Give a Ghaf’ tree planting initiative starts with a short awareness session about the local environment, water scarcity, indigenous plants and trees. Why the Ghaf tree? Because it’s representative of...

Sustainable cooking class – online or in our kitchen

Cook something good – for yourself and the planet Learn how to cook healthy in this sustainable cooking class, delicious meals using sustainable ingredients – it’s an educational activity that’s good for the planet and tasty too! In this sustainability cooking activity, you’ll learn how to make excellent vegetarian dishes using quality organic products. Expert...
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Ramadan packing activity to support for blue collar workers

Show your support for blue collar workers with this fun and meaningful activity A fantastic way to do good and give back to society during the “holy month” of Ramadan by distributing Covid-19 relief packs and Hygiene items to the workers who build our city. Go on a treasure hunt with a twist – the...
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Take children with autism for a great day out

Support children and their families with an amazing trip to a theme park Provide much-needed support for children with autism and give your employees an unforgettable experience with this fantastic activity. When you’re a child with autism, the world can feel overwhelming. Everyday things – like walking down the street or even watching a movie...
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Ramadan food distribution event

Capture the spirit of Ramadan by helping blue collar workers celebrate Iftar in this amazing activity. COVID-19 UPDATE Essentials for blue collar workers Workers who live in the UAE labour camps sometimes struggle to access basic items such as healthy food or hygiene products. Even more so due to the current circumstances. Your company can...

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Company values and culture

We can help you bring your people together through a shared set of values Having a bold vision and relevant values is very important - for your people, for your customers, for your investors, and for your business. We will help you define a clear and compelling statement of values that will engage your people,...

Diversity & Inclusion programme

Wherever you are on your D&I journey, we can help your organisation bring Diversity & Inclusion to life. We believe in the power of difference. Great businesses, great results, great ideas all require diversity of thinking and experience. And that’s only possible in organisations that take an inclusive approach. To achieve this, you need to...

Social impact and sustainability reporting

Become a CSR leader with this informative sustainability reporting workshop, delivered by our expert training partners, that will help you plan, create and amplify your report. Sustainability reporting is quickly becoming a must-have for credible businesses – over 90% of world’s largest organisations already report on their sustainability performance. But getting it right can be…

Ethics in the workplace: do the right thing

Ethics can be difficult. Discover where you’re going wrong, where you need to go and how you can get there at this high-impact culture workshop. Doing the right thing is no longer a nice-to-have. It’s essential. But what if your leaders interpret the ‘right thing’ in the wrong way? What if ‘ethics’ means different things...

Sustainable Development Goals

Learn more about the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) – and how to make them work for you – at our inspiring, interactive workshop, delivered by leading CSR experts. The SDGs are the business opportunity of the century. They’re a major focus for governments all over the world. They give your organisation the chance to…

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Sustainability and CSR strategy

Build a strong strategy to become a sustainability leader Create an effective sustainability strategy and become a more confident CSR professional with our empowering strategy workshop, delivered by our expert training partners. Sustainability is no longer a nice-to-have. It’s essential. Customers want to buy from businesses that make a positive impact, employees want to work...

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Clean Up | Our World Is Not An Ashtray

4 years ago, I set up Companies for Good. I did it because I wanted to make this world a better place. So far, we’ve done 300+ team activities with 200+ businesses. We’ve helped companies support people of determination, donate food, and hygiene packs, and toys to children who have nothing, and protect the environment...

Why capitalism is failing

Capitalism is the best-known system for economic growth. No doubt about it. But when it comes to making us happier, healthier and more sustainable, capitalism isn’t delivering on its promises. Some argue that inequalities have reduced over the past few years. That individuals have never enjoyed such freedom and access to opportunity. That poverty, hunger…

CSR is Dead: Welcome to the Age of Good

First off, what is CSR? Corporate Social Responsibility gained traction in the 70s and the 80s, during a period were businesses were allowed to do pretty much whatever they wanted to make money. Throwing barrels of chemicals into the ocean, dumping filthy water into the rivers, these things came as standard. Discriminating against women, ethnic…

Doing good makes you happy. Here’s why.

Research proves a link between doing good and feeling good. The benefits of volunteering and giving back are not just that we help others, we’re actively improving our own wellbeing. Received wisdom tells us that we do good because we care about other people. And that’s true – but it’s not the whole truth. At…

‘But it’s a volunteering activity… why should I pay?’

This is a question we get asked a lot by businesses. And it’s fair enough. You want to do good, which is a great thing, and you’re already giving away your time – why should you have to give your money away too? We run volunteering activities with some of the world’s greatest brands. Here…