Charity Achievements

Our charitable highlights from 2016: In total fundraising reached £44,000. Our Endowment Trust grew to £813,000 and we supported 12 beneficiary charities, donating a total of £31,650.

This is what we achieved through our charitable endeavours in 2015:

In total we raised £23,400 in 2015. £6,900 (29.5%) was received by the Lord Mayor’s Charity, alcohol related education £7,500 (32%) and £9,000 (38.5%) to trade scholarships. To break these numbers down further; 160 Liverymen donated £24,000 to our good causes. We supported 13 individual charities and our Endowment Trust grew to £693,000.

Spirited 2017 – Read our annual Charity newsletter, Spirited.

 

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