Europa Worldwide Group, the UK’s leading independent logistics operator which has a branch in Manchester, has seen staff from up and down the country sign up to its 50th anniversary business-wide charity drive.
Europa’s 50:50 initiative, launched to mark the company’s half century this year, invites staff to fundraise for charity through a range of events and sponsored activities – and then the business, which employs 17 staff at its Media Village branch, will match the money they raise up to the tune of £500.
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A local Braintree woman, has raised almost £300 for an Essex charity, which will be match funded by the company she works for to take the grand total to nearly £600.
Alison Leigh, who works for the UK’s leading independent logistics operator, Europa Worldwide Group, raised the funds for Chelmsford’s Farleigh Hospice as part of Europa’s 50:50 initiative which was launched to celebrate the company’s 50th birthday this year. The scheme invites staff to fundraise for charity through an event or sponsored challenge of their choice – Europa, which is headquartered in Dartford, has promised to then match the money each employee raises up to the total of £500.
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