Festive fundraising in Ashby
Members of staff at Specsavers in Ashby put the focus on fundraising in the run up to Christmas, raising a total of £30 for Save the Children.
The team took part in Christmas Jumper Day on Friday 15 December, inviting customers and passers-by to donate to the children’s charity whilst showcasing their best and brightest jolly jumpers.
The team also took part in secret santa and exchanged gifts.
A word from the store director
‘Christmas is the time of year for giving, and we’re so grateful for the warm response of our local community,’ commented store director, Raj Patel. ‘Save the Children is a fantastic charity that makes a difference to the lives of children all over the world, and we’re delighted to have raised funds to help continue this work.’
About Save the Children
Established in the early 1920s, Save the Children is a global charity that works in more than 120 countries.
It provides emergency relief, education, healthcare and protection, while working to tackle poverty and global hunger, and fighting for children’s rights.