Yorkshire Building Society Bexleyheath donates £1000 to local good causes
Team members from Yorkshire Building Society Bexleyheath branch came together on Wednesday 20th July to award three local charities with a share of £1000 from The Charitable Foundation.
Over the past few weeks local patrons of Yorkshire Building Society have been nominating their choice of how the donations should be divided. Town centre manager Tony Garratt attended to award the cheques to a representative from each of the charities. Speaking of the charity work of Yorkshire Building Society, Tony Garratt said “It is wonderful that Yorkshire Building Society works so hard to give back to such worthy causes. I have enjoyed meeting each of the charities and hearing about their important work within our community.”
Bexley Women’s Aid provides support and refuge to women and children experiencing domestic abuse was awarded £200. For more information visit their website : www.bexleywomensaid.
Family Matters provides counselling service for children and adult survivors of sexual abuse and rape, was awarded £300. For more information visit their website : familymattersuk.org
Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice are the foremost provider of specialist palliative care to the London Boroughs of Greenwich and Bexley. The staff and volunteers care for adult patients with a wide variety of chronic and terminal conditions, was awarded £500. For more information visit their website : www.communityhospice.