Staff working at Bath-based housing association Curo have smashed their own fund-raising record having raised £17,000 so far this year for the Bath Royal United Hospital’s Forever Friends Appeal. Every year Curo colleagues nominate and vote for a local charity they would like to support. For the second year running staff chose to support the Royal United Hospit…
Charity of the year appeal
Every year Curo colleagues nominate and vote for a local charity they would like to support. In 2019, for the second year running, colleagues chose to support the Bath Royal United Hospital's Forever Friends Appeal.
2019 - Royal United Hospital Children's Ward. Make a donation.
2018 - Royal United Hospital Cancer Centre. Grand total: £13,672
2017 - Children's Hospice South West. Grand total: £10,095
2016 - Dorothy House Hospice Care. Grand total: £6,277
2015 - CLIC George Scadding Fund. Grand total: £5,162
2014 Guide Dogs. Grand total: £5,000
Curo’s housebuilding team have joined the ‘Wear it Pink’ campaign on Friday 18 October, to support Breast Cancer Now’s annual fundraising event.
Gerraint Oakley, the Managing Director of Curo’s house-building business, is cycling roughly 1,000 miles from John O’Groats to Land’s End in a bid to raise £5,000 for the Royal United Hospital (RUH), Bath Children’s Ward – Curo’s chosen Charity of the Year for 2019. To help Gerraint raise money for RUH Bath Children’s Ward, visit www.justgiving.com/fundraising/curo-cycle-ride.
Curo has raised £13,672 for the new Dyson Cancer Centre that will be built at the Royal United Hospitals (RUH) Bath. Every year, Curo colleagues choose a ‘Charity of the Year’ and the RUH’s charity, The Forever Friends Appeal was nominated. Rachael Allen, Communications, Brand and PR manager, Curo said: “Choosing The Forever Friends Appeal as our charity of the year was an ea…
Staff from seven local businesses took to the greens of Saltford Golf Course on Friday 5 October to take on housing association Curo’s 2018 Charity Golf Challenge, raising £850 for the Royal United Hospital’s Forever Friends Appeal.
Residents at St Nicholas Court in Bathampton held a vintage tea party on 27 September, raising £250 for Macmillan Cancer Support through a raffle and donations.
Children’s Hospice South West (CHSW) has enjoyed a year-long partnership with Bath-based housing association Curo. Curo staff chose CHSW as their charity of the year for 2017 and have taken part in numerous events, contributing to the fundraising total of more than £10,000.
A group of residents at Curo’s St John’s Court in Bathwick have had their heads shaved to raise money for Jump Up, a local charity dedicated to supporting children and young people with arthritis and related conditions.
Local charity Dorothy House Hospice Care received a welcome boost with a donation of £6,500 raised by staff working for Curo. Curo colleagues chose Dorothy House - which offers end of life care to patients and support for their families and carers - as their charity of the year for 2016. We spent the year raising money through a range of activities including the Bike…
Children staying in Curo's temporary accommodation in Bath received an extra present under the tree this Christmas thanks to donations by Curo colleagues and local businesses. Local toy store My Small World provided gifts for all 21 children living in Curo’s temporary accommodation. Each gift was individually selected and gift-wrapped so that every child r…