Speculate to accumulate for St Elizabeth Hospice

What would your company do if it was given a £50 stake to turn into more cash for charity St Elizabeth Hospice?
Suffolk businesses still have time to sign up for St Elizabeth Hospice’s second Accumulator Challenge, which launches on September 11th.
Organisations signing up will be given a £50 stake and asked to turn it into more charity cash over three months – in any safe and legal way they wish!
Teams signed up already include:
  • Barclays Ipswich
  • Ashton KCJ Felixstowe
  • Baker Tilly – Accountants
  • Daisy Distribution – Telecommunications
  • Ensors – Chartered Accountants
  • Energie Fitness for Women
  • Barclays Woodbridge Road
  • Legal and General – Financial Services 
  • East of England Co-Op Funeral Directors
The Hospice’s Business Partnerships Team Leader Sarah Archer explained: “St Elizabeth Hospice costs millions of pounds a year to run and we rely on fundraising and donations from local businesses and the wider community.  
“We are always trying to come up with imaginative and simple ways to engage with corporate organisations. Our first Accumulator Challenge earlier this year was very popular, raising £9,000. So we have decided to organise a second challenge which starts in September. We would love to hear from any businesses who would like to join in – there is plenty of scope for having fun and coming up with original ways to raise money.
“It is also an ideal opportunity to encourage teamwork, develop creativity and boost morale amongst staff and compete against other businesses in a fun way.”
The challenge will officially be launched on September 11 when companies will be given their £50. At the end of the three months there will an awards and Thank You evening and a profile of the winning organisation published in Business East Monthly.
To find out more, or download a registration form, visit the Accumulator Challenge page or call Sarah Archer on 01473 723600.
St Elizabeth Hospice’s Accumulator Challenge is supported by Business East Monthly.

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