Charity Finance

East of England’s best business brains compete in annual charity quiz

East of England’s best business brains compete in annual charity quiz

More than £1,450 has been raised by business leaders and professional at a popular annual quiz night hosted by accountancy firm, Moore Thompson. Some of East of England’s top firms battled it out during the competition of wits, which was held by the firm at the South Holland Centre in Spalding. All money raised on the evening, which also included a raffle featuring prizes donated by local companies and organisations, will be donated to the …

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Charity Property

DONATION SEES WILLIAM DAVIS HOMES HELP RAISE FUNDS FOR LOCAL SIGHT LOSS CHARITY

DONATION SEES WILLIAM DAVIS HOMES HELP RAISE  FUNDS FOR LOCAL SIGHT LOSS CHARITY

Leicestershire sight loss charity Vista looks set to raise around £250 after triple HBF 5 star Housebuilder William Davis Homes donated dozens of items from the showhome on one of its most popular developments. Tills have been ringing at the charity’s Loughborough shop in Cattle Market ever since William Davis Homes handed over mirrors, pictures, vases and ornamental flower arrangements following the brand new revamp of the show home at its Grange Park development. Although …

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Charity Finance

Priory School receives a generous donation from accountants Moore Thompson

Priory School receives a generous donation from accountants Moore Thompson

A school in Spalding has received a donation from local accountants Moore Thompson following a year of fundraising by the firm for local causes. The Priory School in Neville Avenue has received a donation of £2,281.58 from Moore Thompson after its staff took part in a number of fun and daredevil activities for charity. These included a sponsored abseil down the Orbit Tower at the Olympic Park, their 2017 Christmas jumper party, a cake sale …

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Charity Finance

Theft hit charity shop receives generous support from accountants Moore Thompson

Theft hit charity shop receives generous support from accountants Moore Thompson

Local accountants Moore Thompson have stepped in to help raise hundreds of pounds for St Barnabas Hospice just a week after callous thieves took more than £900 from the charity’s shop in Spalding. Shocked by the news that the store had been broken into twice in the same week that it was due to celebrate its first anniversary, Emma Wilson, Head of the Fundraising Committee at Moore Thompson knew action needed to be taken. Following …

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Charity Consultants

Local businessman to soar across 210m high zip wire for charity

Local businessman to soar across 210m high zip wire for charity

A thrill-seeking director from Leicestershire and Milton Keynes-based business KAM Project Consultants has volunteered to zip wire off a building in East London to raise funds for The Fire Fighters Charity. Piers Ridout will be the first person to test the zip line in advance of a 2019 charity zip line event, being organised by the London Fire Brigade. Piers is set to take the leap off Littlebrook Power Station’s chimney in East London, which …

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Business Charity

EverythingBranded’s Inaugural EB Fest is Huge Success

EverythingBranded’s Inaugural EB Fest is Huge Success

EverythingBranded.co.uk are pleased to announce the success of their first ever Summer EB Fest Event on June 2nd 2018. Together with suppliers, family and friends, they celebrated the outstanding achievements of our tireless staff as well as raising money for their new charity partner, Global’s Make Some Noise. Over 250 guests attended the event and donated towards the first of many fundraising events, held at Aqua Park, Rutland. The total raised from this small festival …

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Charity

Focus Partner runs the London Marathon in aid of the Teenage Cancer Trust

Focus Partner runs the London Marathon in aid of the Teenage Cancer Trust

One of the founding Partners of Focus Consultants will be pounding the streets of the capital on Sunday (22nd April) when he takes part in the London Marathon. Despite having six knee operations over the past 15 years – including two total knee reconstructions – Kevin Osbon is aiming to conquer more than 26 miles and raise over £2,000 for the Teenage Cancer Trust. “As a teenager, I had a mole on the back of …

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Charity Finance

Lincolnshire Autistic Society handed cheque by leading local accountants

Lincolnshire Autistic Society handed cheque by leading local accountants

Lincolnshire Autistic Society has been handed a cheque for more than £900 following a successful quiz night run by local accountancy firm, Moore Thompson. The firm, which has offices in Spalding, Wisbech and Market Deeping, hosted their annual Charity Fund’s charity quiz night last October, which attracted business leaders and professionals from across the region. Held in memory of Jenny Nicolson – a much-loved former Tax Manager at Moore Thompson’s Spalding office who passed away …

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Charity Legal

Fraser Brown raises over £11,000 for John van Geest Cancer Research Centre

Fraser Brown raises over £11,000 for John van Geest Cancer Research Centre

Fraser Brown Solicitors has raised an impressive £11,100 for Nottingham Trent University’s John van Geest Cancer Research Centre. The firm selected the centre – which recently announced its latest breakthrough in prostate cancer research –as its charity of the year for 2017 and had aimed to raise £10,000 over the course of the 12 months, but smashed that target. The law-firm took on many fundraising challenges throughout 2017, including a golf day, a rounders tournament, …

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Business Charity

Money-can’t-buy cricket memorabilia available in John Pye charity auction

Money-can’t-buy cricket memorabilia available in John Pye charity auction

John Pye Auctions and Nottinghamshire County Cricket Club have launched a charity auction that offers bidders the chance to secure rare cricket memorabilia. The auction, now live and open until 21 November, will raise funds for Trent Bridge Community Trust, the charitable arm of the Club that works to provide sporting opportunities for disadvantaged children in the county. Nottingham-based John Pye Auctions, official team sponsor of Nottinghamshire CCC, will auction many unique lots through its …

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