Jelf in the Community - May update

Here's a snapshot of what our fantastic employees, far and wide, have been up to recently.

Our communities are at the heart of what we do and we are delighted to give back in any way that we can!

Annual charity quiz event takes place in Manchester - raising over £2,000 for Dementia UK

Jelf Manchester hosted their inaugural annual charity quiz for the insurance industry on Saturday 11 April, which was well attended by nearly 200 insurers and colleagues. 

A fantastic sum of £2,335 was raised for Dementia UK!  A massive well done to the team in Manchester for such a successful event. 
Volunteer Manchester

Worcester team offers a helping hand with school garden

Our Worcester colleagues volunteered at The Catholic School of St Gregory the Great in Cheltenham, helping in the school grounds, clearing an overgrown garden and helping to repaint fences! 

 Community volunteering in Worcester

Jelf Edinburgh paws their day jobs to volunteer at an Edinburgh Dogs and Cats Home

Jelf Edinburgh arranged a volunteering day at Edinburgh Dog and Cat Home.  

During the day the team painted over graffiti on the seafront wall and weeded the whole exterior of the home, as well as washing all of the home's signs.  
Community volunteering in Edinburgh

Cumbria navigate their way to £3,000 for Lake District Calvert Trust

Jelf Cumbria supported The Cumberland Building Society’s recent orienteering event at Lowther Castle. 

The evening raised an amazing £3,150 for Lake District Calvert Trust!

Community volunteering Cumbria

Jelf Harrogate go the extra mile for those with life changing disabilities

Having supported Henshaws for over ten years, this month, the team in Harrogate have been fundraising for again.

Henshaws are a local charity supporting people living with sight loss and a rage of other disabilities.  Jelf colleagues walked the streets of Knaresborough on a busy market day asking for donations for the charity. 

Volunteer Harrogate

Newcastle-under-Lyme contribute towards river clean-up 

Newcastle-under-Lyme Colleagues took part in a volunteer day collecting litter along the Caldon & Trent and Mersey canals in Stoke on Trent.

The event was organised by local accountants Mitten Clarke and it was a good opportunity to get involved with the community and meet other local businesses too.
Community volunteering Newcastle Under Lyme

Collaboration in the North

New colleagues from JLT Group joined those from Marsh Leeds and Jelf Health & Care to help local charity Hyde Park Source transform a tired and rundown outdoor space at a local community centre.
Community volunteering in Leeds

Members of the Manchester real-estate team put on their over-alls

The volunteer day at Hamilton Davies Trust was attended by members of the Jelf Manchester Real Estate team to take part in a day of painting and re-decorating.
Community volunteering in Manchester

Bristol colleagues get stuck in for a good cause

Donning their wellies for a day at Bristol’s St Werburghs City Farm, colleagues teamed up to help a project that has been part of the community for nearly 40 years.

Volunteer Chipping Sodbury

Great work everyone, you have made a positive impact on your local community. 

We have a lot planned for this month so make sure you check back next month to see what we got up to!

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