Charity focus for local Colchester opticians
The team at Specsavers Colchester have raised vital funds for Help for Heroes, following 18 months of intensive fundraising.
£2000 raised for charity
Staff from Specsavers undertook a series of fundraising activities with the most recent being a Minions themed kids day, to raise over £2000 for the charity. The store also donated all money given in exchange for glasses repairs to the cause.
Store director, Nick Hagen said: ‘We are thrilled to have raised such a sizable amount for Help for Heroes. This was a cause close to all our hearts and one we all wanted to help. It’s down to the generosity of our customers that we’ve been able to raise such a significant amount and we would like to thank everyone who has donated to the cause.’
Help for Heroes
Help for Heroes is a British charity dedicated to helping those who have fought in the armed services, they offer support for the wounded and their families to ensure that those who have made sacrifices are able to achieve their full potential.