When we asked our employees who they wanted as their chosen charity 40% who completed the survey said we should support Macmillan Cancer Support. Glass Systems then committed to matching all funds raised in any company event for Macmillan and it has been very successful.
Macmillan ‘October’ 100 Mile challenge!
In October 2022 we took part in the Macmillan October 100-mile challenge, which involved, walking , running, cycling or swimming. Thanks to the participation of our employees, we raised an amazing amount of £1497.00 and with the company matching this amount the grand total was £2994.00 ! Pictured are some of our employees who took part!
Pictured are Ryan Jones , James Carrieri, Kasia Golembowska, Lorna Phillips, Dion Rees-Harris, Gwyn Evans, Una Cvetkova, Enrique Thisby, Ashleigh Proietti, Eddie Wiernicki, Steve Cooper, Lee Padgett, Andy Rowland, Gareth Black, Liam Barron.
Macmillan ‘September’ Bike Ride challenge!
Andrew Cartwright, Regional Production Manager (Wales) took up the next challenge in September of this year raising another amazing amount of £3015 which the company matched taking the total to £6030. Andrew and a group of friends cycled from Dieppe to Lyon in France travelling 737km over five days, arriving in Lyon in time for the World Cup – Wales v Australia game!
THE TOTAL AMOUNT RAISED IN 2022/2023 FOR Macmillan’s Cancer was £9024.00.
We want to say a ‘BIG THANK YOU’ to all our employees who took part and to all our employees who contributed to this great charity. What a success!!