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We're proud of this year's fundraising for the Children's Trust.  
SSTL's staff are generous with their time, skills and cash when it comes to charitable fundraising and we've been creative with our efforts, although there's absolutely no doubt that anything that involves cake is a BIG fundraiser here!  


We adopt a different charity every year as the focus of our fund-raising efforts, and for 2015/16 our chosen charity was The Children's Trust in Tadworth, which provides help and support to children with brain injuries and their families.  
 

We've just totted up the figures and we're very proud that this year our staff have raised £8,241.56 for The Children's Trust - and a further £585 for the British Legion, Macmillan, and the Phyllis Tuckwell Hospice.  


This year's fund-raising activities have included a Classic Vehicle Day, a team running in the Surrey Half Marathon, multiple cake sales, Quiz Nights, and a regular Bonus Ball Lotto.    




We know that all the charities we have fund-raised for do amazing work and we're delighted to help them.  Over the last 7 years SSTL staff have dug deep and donated £58,000 for our chosen charities - with more raised for other causes by individual staff undertaking sponsored activities.  


We've just voted in the Teenage Cancer Trust as our charity for 2016/17 and this week a representative from the Charity will be visiting to talk to us about the great work they do and how we can help - it's always a humbling and emotional experience that reminds us that all our efforts for charity, however small, can make a big difference.  

 

 
 

 

 

10 October 20160 Comments1 Comment

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