Category Archives: Community Engagement

Aussie Babywearers for Refugees – My Social Impact

My name is Kirstin and I am a Consultant working in the Bain Sydney office. In addition to my work as a consultant, I wanted to talk about an important social impact initiative in which I am running called Aussie … Continue reading

Mandela Day 2014 in Johannesburg

Continuing a wonderful tradition, Bain Johannesburg once again participated in Mandela Day 2014. One hundred Bainies visited eight different organisations, keen to contribute to the development of South Africa, bring different communities together and create social impact.   Some of the organisations … Continue reading

Bain still Stands For Japan – an update on our fundraising impact 3 years post-tsunami

On March 11, 2011, a powerful earthquake hit northeastern Japan and triggered a devastating tsunami.  The earthquake and resulting tsunami caused widespread damage, including a nuclear meltdown at one of Japan’s main power stations, and resulted in thousands losing their … Continue reading

New York’s 2014 Inspire Results Challenge

Inspire case teams are competitive. The Bain NY office quickly came to that realization during the annual Inspire Results Challenge, an office wide event where select Inspire teams share their client impact & success stories. More importantly, the event is … Continue reading

Philanthropy in our personal lives

An Associate Consultant in our NY office recently decided to “take the plunge” and get engaged…but he did so in a unique and charitable way.  Read Raffi’s contribution to the Giving What We Can charity blog to learn about how he and … Continue reading

1st edition of the Bain Paris Community Day!

On July 3rd, the Paris Office held its first Bain Paris Community Day.  Participants, as well as beneficiaries, were unanimous: it was a success! We brought the energy and talent of over 220 Bainies, ranging from ACs to Partners to Consulting … Continue reading

Bain New York – Service Day 2014

In mid-May, the New York office participated in our annual Bain/City Year Service Day.    City Year is a nonprofit that places AmeriCorps members in the classrooms of high need public schools to keep students on track by focusing on attendance, … Continue reading

Bain Toronto – Social Impact Day 2014

This year the Toronto office hosted its second annual Social Impact Day with a theme of “Poverty in our Local Community.”  This day was again broken up into a morning Speakers Forum and an afternoon volunteering activity. The morning session … Continue reading

Bain India hosts fourth annual social entrepreneurship competition

As one of Bain’s most innovative platforms for social change, Seeds of Hope has disbursed over $15,000 in seed funding to seven diverse projects in the past four years. Here, Mehak and Rohanjit explain how the competition works and the … Continue reading

Bain Southeast Asia adopts typhoon-hit community in the Philippines

When Typhoon Haiyan became the most devastating storm ever to make landfall, over 10 million people in the Philippines were affected. Entire communities were destroyed and over 500,000 homes were swept away by winds approaching 190 mph (305 kph) last … Continue reading

Learn Money Day 2014 in Düsseldorf

For the third year in a row, Bain employees from the Düsseldorf office participated in “Learn Money Week,” teaching children how to deal with money in a responsible manner. As in previous years, Learn Money Day was a great success with … Continue reading

Bain Australia partners with the Chris O’Brien Lifehouse

November 2013 marked a momentous occasion for Bain’s Australia offices as the Chris O’Brien Lifehouse treated its first patients. Following eight years of pro bono and strategic support, we at Bain Australia are proud to have played a part in … Continue reading

New York’s Inspire Results Challenge

This summer, members of the Bain NY office gathered for the annual NY Inspire Results Challenge.  We heard from five Associate Consultants who double as Inspire Case Team Leaders outside of their Bain casework – and then voted on which … Continue reading

Mandela Day 2013 in Johannesburg

Bain Johannesburg once again took part in the annual Mandela Day on July 18th with 55 Bainies excitedly setting off to visit four different organisations in the local community for the afternoon. Bain Cares Johannesburg selected the following four sites … Continue reading

Social Impact Day at Bain Toronto

The Toronto office held its annual Social Impact Day earlier this spring and launched a new internal program to kick off the day together before heading out to the community to volunteer. In the morning, we hosted a social impact … Continue reading