Specsavers in Ilford raised £118 for Save The Children through a festive fundraiser. The store encouraged donations for the charity by inviting Father Christmas into the store and hosting a staff Christmas jumper day.

Christmas spirit in the store

Specsavers store director, Saleem Ismael says: ‘We wanted to do everything we could to raise money for Save The Children. Christmas is a time to give and we wanted to get involved by spreading festive cheer while raising money for a vital children’s charity.’

More about the charity

Save the Children’s Christmas Jumper Day is in its third year thanks to fantastic supporters popping on their pullovers up and down the nation. They have raised more than £1.6million to date.

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