Double celebrations!

Posted by on Jan 13, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

Double celebrations!

Dr You Van Lam Cheun U from DNVGL was bowled over when a surprise visit from Joanne Hudson led to a Golden Heart award. You Van was rewarded for dedicating the last 5 years to not only volunteering himself as a Number Partner volunteer but also being a key player when spreading the word about the benefits of corporate social responsibility with the business. You Van also leads a team of excellent volunteers in Loughborough and is the nominated mentor for all new recruits to the project. Hayley Wessier, who is the UK CSR Coordinator commented “I’m delighted for You Van as he deserves this...

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Golden Heart Award

Posted by on May 18, 2016 in Blog | 0 comments

Golden Heart Award

We are delighted to announce that Inge Roberts is the latest winner of our Golden Heart award.  This morning Gail Brown our Education Manager and Go for Reading coordinator surprised Inge at New College in Leicester where she has been volunteering for 5 years. New College’s staff and pupils are delighted to have Inge come in every week as a highly dedicated and enthusiastic volunteer with a background in working with children. ”We are incredibly grateful to have such hard working individuals, dedicating their time to the community!” – New College ”Inge’s...

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Golden Heart #46

Posted by on Aug 4, 2015 in Blog | 0 comments

Golden Heart #46

Our very own Monica Stark recently presented the 45th Golden Heart award to Mark Humphries for his outstanding contribution and support to the Community Safety Project. Mark recently took over Steve Palethorpes role as key contact for Leicester City’s parks department and has been a great asset to our organisation. Known for his excellent mentoring skills, he always goes the extra mile to ensure our clients are working to the best of their abilities whilst completing work placements, to gain many key skills which helps better their employability...

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Golden Heart #45

Posted by on Aug 3, 2015 in Blog | 0 comments

Golden Heart #45

On 18th June, Education Manager Gail Brown awarded our 45th Golden Heart to Jennifer Allton at the an end of year feedback meeting at New College. As a Go for Reading volunteer, Jennifer has supported students since 2010, first at Fullhurst Community College, then Babington Community College and now at New College. Jennifer’s enthusiasm and commitment to the project has been outstanding. She develops fantastic bonds with each of her students and while providing support with their reading skills, she always ensures they have the time and space they need to chat about any problems they may...

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Golden Heart #44

Posted by on May 18, 2015 in Blog | 0 comments

Golden Heart #44

We’re delighted to present a Golden Heart to John Day of John Day Marketing Associates as he retires from the Leicestershire & Rutland ProHelp group after 15 years involvement. John was a founder member of ProHelp and has supported numerous charities during this time, as well as being the ProHelp Chair for two years “We are very sad to see John leave ProHelp but we wish him all the best in his retirement. John has been incredibly supportive and enthusiastic of ProHelp since it began and a great number of voluntary and community groups have benefited from his wisdom and experience over...

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