Sainsbury’s announces local charities of the year 2015-16

first_img AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis9 Advertisement Howard Lake | 19 July 2015 | News Tagged with: charity of the year Community fundraising corporate Sainsburys Sainsbury’s stores across the UK have announced the results of their recent vote for their Local Charity Partner for 2015-2016.You can find out which charities were successful and which is your local charity partner by entering your postcode on the Sainsburys Local Charity website.For example, staff and customers at Sainsbury’s Kempshott, in Basingstoke, welcomed volunteers from The Pink Place as their new Local Charity Partner last weekend. They raised over £250 during their two hour bag packing session.The team from The Pink Place, including Kathy Williams are welcomed to Sainsbury’s Kempshott by Jason Elton, PR & Community AmbassadorDaryl Copper, Store Manager at Kempshott, said“This year was the first year we asked our customers to vote for the charity they wanted us to support. It was fantastic to see the team from The Pink Place here and, we are looking forward to working closely with them during the next year.”The Pink Place works to assist the well-being of those who have experienced or are experiencing cancer in the North Hampshire area.Sainsbury’s stores have raised over £7 million for their Local Charity partners over the last seven years. Over 130,000 entries were received across the UK last year.* Not lucky this year? Try entering again next year in this annual opportunity.center_img  84 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis9 Sainsbury’s announces local charities of the year 2015-16 About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.last_img read more