Leonard Cheshire’s Claire has a Golden Heart

Posted by on Mar 16, 2016 in Blog | 0 comments

Leonard Cheshire’s Claire has a Golden Heart

We are delighted to name  Claire McLeod of Leonard Cheshire Disability as the latest winner of our Golden Heart Award. Claire, the volunteer coordinator at Leonard Cheshire Disability, based at Sileby, has hosted Team Challenges across several years where hundreds of volunteers have donated thousands of hours by painting, decorating, gardening and taking residents on trips out.Katharine Lightbown, Community Development Manager, surprised Claire by presenting her Golden Heart at Sileby, one of several Leicestershire locations where Leonard Cheshire Disability supports people with physical...

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Member Firms are Christmas Stars!

Posted by on Jan 4, 2016 in Blog | 0 comments

Member Firms are Christmas Stars!

Our Leicestershire and Rutland member firms and their employee volunteers have taken part in a record number of Festive Challenges to make it a cracker of a Christmas for charities and community groups across the two counties. The Festive Challenges have seen the volunteers put on parties, shopping trips and other treats for hundreds of people of all ages during November and December. 21 Festive Challenges have taken place this winter, beginning with volunteers from the University of Leicester helping at local charity Coping with Cancer’s fundraising Christmas Fair in Leicester. The...

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Your Impact in the Community

Posted by on Dec 9, 2015 in Blog | 0 comments

Your Impact in the Community

Our sincere thanks to all the wonderful employee volunteers who have taken part in Team Challenges over the last couple of months. Here’s a snapshot of what they have been up to in the local community and if this inspires YOU, then please get in touch with Katharine or Leona to find out more:   Redgate Animal Sanctuary have received support from both Nelsons and the Amateur Swimming Association, helping to ensure the charity is as appealing as possible to its animal-loving visitors: “We are a very small charity without a sizeable volunteer team so it has been lovely to have the...

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ASA staff roll up their sleeves for local charity

Posted by on Nov 23, 2015 in Blog | 0 comments

ASA staff roll up their sleeves for local charity

16 staff from the ASA (Amateur Swimming Association) Club Development team volunteered together to complete a Team Challenge to support the work of the Redgate Farm Animal Sanctuary, Coalville. The aim of the day was to help create a brighter, fresher environment at the Farm and encourage further visits by prospective charity supporters and animal adopters. Staff completed tasks such as planting hedgerow saplings, turfing planters, creating innovative animal feeders and tidying up the entrance to the farm. The improvements made will also allow staff greater time to spend with animal...

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Member Profile: Bellrock

Posted by on Oct 5, 2015 in Blog | 0 comments

Bellrock are a Property & Facilities Management Company and we  aspire to be different from every other FM company encountered before. We’re here to “change the face of Facilities Management”. Everything we do is tailored with our client’s space in mind. Our advice and service delivery solutions are customised to enable clients, their teams and customers to make the very most of the environment they work and live in; changing what we do in line with our clients’ evolving needs. We achieve this through our people and technology. We blend the best people, with the best...

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