New Number Partner Games from Aggregate Industries

Posted by on Aug 24, 2016 in Blog | 0 comments

New Number Partner Games from Aggregate Industries

Joanne Hudson was delighted to deliver some new and exciting games to volunteers from Aggregate Industries this week! Volunteers from the Croft Quarry site support children at Croft Primary School each week for the Number Partners Project. The new games will continue to support the children’s development, learning and enjoyment of maths with the encouragement and support provided by Natalie Lodge (pictured) and Richard Allen. Natalie commented “I’ve really enjoyed my first year as a Number Partner. It was so rewarding to watch the children develop and gain confidence. I...

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A Golden Goodbye!

Posted by on May 19, 2016 in Blog | 0 comments

A Golden Goodbye!

Nicole Watts, Number Partners Project Coordinator for Loughborough University Action Office, was thrilled to receive her Golden Heart Award on 18th May. Nicole joined the scheme 3 years ago and had been central to the projects continued success in Loughborough Primary Schools. On handing over the charge to new coordinators Katrina Downs-Ward (c) and Josephine Harrison (r) Nicole commented “it’s really hard work but you’ll definitely gain in confidence yourself and feel proud to support local school children with their maths”. Joanne Hudson, Membership Coordinator said “it’s been...

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Hinckley & Rugby Building Society win Leicester Mercury Business Award

Posted by on Apr 26, 2016 in Blog | 0 comments

Hinckley & Rugby Building Society win Leicester Mercury Business Award

HRBS have contributed so much to Leicestershire Cares’ activities so we are all delighted that they have received the Leicester Mercury Business Award for their ‘Contribution to the Community.’ HRBS have been members of Leicestershire Cares since February 2012 and have been incredibly active during that time. They have provided volunteers in schools to support with literacy, numeracy and interview skills as part of our Go for Reading, Number Partners and Interview Technique projects and got involved with gusto with our community projects, Collect...

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