2015 Link-Ups

Linking-up is at the heart of Connect Group’s community activities. Here’s a list of the those made so far in 2015, as reported via Community Link-Up.

Charity Fundraising

Funds or donations in kind were raised for the following charities and organisations. NB some are supported by more than one location.

* = new charity or specific campaign/location supported by Community Link-Up in 2015

** = a new charity formed from the merger of Breast Cancer Campaign and Breakthrough Breast Cancer. Connect Group has supported both these charities previously

Externally-organised events supported by at least one member of staff:

  • African Night, Norwich (in support of Medecins sans Frontieres)
  • Barcelona Marathon
  • Bath Men’s Walk
  • Blackpool Half Marathon
  • Brighton Marathon
  • Children in Need
  • Christmas Jumper Day
  • Get Pinky
  • Glow in the Park, Bath
  • Inskip Half Marathon
  • Isle of Man Half Marathon
  • Liverpool Half Marathon
  • Liverpool Rock n Roll Half Marathon
  • Liversedge Half Marathon
  • London Marathon
  • Lytham Windmill Half Marathon
  • Macmillan’s World’s Biggest Coffee Morning
  • Moonwalk, London
  • Movember
  • Operation Christmas Child
  • Pretty Muddy Race for Life, Swindon
  • Red Nose Day
  • Royal Berkshire 10k
  • Run to the Beat, Wembley
  • Severn Hospice Midnight Walk
  • Stockport and Manchester Homeless Shoebox Appeal
  • The Great North Run
  • The Rat Race, Burghley House
  • The Rat Race, Man vs. Mountain
  • Thetford Tearjerker Triathlon
  • Three Peaks Challenge
  • Tower Fitness Corporate Boxing
  • Trans Pennine Hike
  • Wear It. Beat It. (British Heart Foundation’s wear red day)
  • Wild Elephant Trail, Sri Lanka

In addition, there are plenty of in-house organised events reported by Community Link-Up in support of various location-nominated charities 🙂

Community Volunteering

Volunteer Time

Colleague Involvement

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