The Provide Community team at the 2023 Business Culture Awards

Health and social care organisation, Provide Community emerged as winners at the 2023 Business Culture Awards after taking home the award for Building a Culture of Innovation.

Founded in 2016, the Business Culture Awards has become a benchmark for companies when recognising and celebrating the forward-thinking that sets their employees up to succeed in the workplace. The awards attract entries from all over the world and boast an impressive judging panel from leading organisations including Lloyds Banking Group, NHS Trusts and Transport for London.

After being appraised alongside tough competition including global pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca and project management system Monday, Provide Community took home the Innovation Award after being recognised for its culture of innovation.

A Community Interest Company (CIC), Provide Community delivers health and social care services in NHS and community settings across the UK. Provide Community’s submission detailed how its mission to improve services and accessibility through investment in innovation is delivering value to services, staff and patients across its service areas.


Kez Spelman, Director for Innovation at Provide Community said: “As a social enterprise working in NHS services, we have a unique opportunity to invest in transforming services, reducing health inequalities and making healthcare more accessible.

“Innovation plays a huge part in this and is imprinted in our business culture and values. We are incredibly proud to be developing solutions to age-old challenges and introducing technology that makes a tangible difference to people’s lives.

“Through the talent, great mindsets and agility of our teams, we’re able to share our learning across the UK to support the delivery of a better future for our sector and the people who rely on it.”