Corporate social responsibility
Our corporate social responsibility is a key part of who we are, and we strive to improve the lives of the communities that we support
We made £34,529.50 in donations to local charities
Colleagues raised £13,172.00 through fundraising and events internally. We also match funded £5,541.98 for colleagues who undertook fundraising activities outside of work
Colleagues completed over 1295 hours of volunteering in our local communities
Here are just some of the charities we support in our local area to make a difference.
FareShare Yorkshire helps tackle the food poverty issues across the county by redistributing surplus food across the region. FareShare Yorkshire source and redistribute quality, in-date surplus food which would otherwise have gone to waste. They turn an environmental problem into a social solution.
Forget Me Not Children’s Hospice supports children with life-shortening conditions – plus their families. They help hundreds of children, and their families, through their Hospice at Home service and at their fantastic purpose-built building – Russell House – in Huddersfield.
Kirkwood Hospice helps to improve the quality of life for local people, against all the odds. It provides specialist palliative care for the terminally ill in Kirklees.
Kidz Aware exists to ensure that all children and adults with a disability have the opportunities to achieve their aspirations in life. They believe that everyone can make a valuable contribution to society, but people with disabilities face greater challenges, and they want all individuals with any kind of disability to have a voice.
Wetwheels provide the opportunity for all disabled people, including those with profound and complex disabilities, to access the sea in a safe, stimulating, and rewarding way on board specially-built, fully accessible powerboats. By offering the opportunity to experience the sea – not just as passengers, but as active participants – the charity builds confidence and improves physical and mental wellbeing.
Jessica Curran, a colleague on our serious injury team, shares her recent volunteering experience supporting Brodstock Festival to raise money...Read Story
Every year I look forward to the opportunity to step away from my desk and partake in my annual volunteering...Read Story
Ruth Chalkley, chartered legal executive at Minster Law, shares her recent experience volunteering at Wentworth Woodhouse. This year I did...Read Story
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