Posts tagged with ‘charity event’

  • Barry Callebaut tees off in support of African cocoa growers and a local hospice

    By Vending International on September 23, 2015
    Barry Callebaut Beverages hosted its annual golf day at the Macdonald Portal Hotel in Tarporley with all funds raised to be split between two good causes: The first is an ongoing corporate initiative to support the cocoa growers in Central and West Africa. The rest of the money will be contributed towards the costs of a charity choir performance at […]
  • Broderick’s supports MacMillan

    By Vending International on September 14, 2015
    Manchester vending operator Broderick’s has agreed to donate £20,000 worth of advertising on its 330 Mediavend touchscreen machines to its favourite charity, MacMillan. “It’s pay back time,” MD Johnny Broderick said. “Many of us know someone affected by cancer, so for the first time, we’re backing The World’s Biggest Coffee Morning by creating a Just Giving page and getting together with our […]
  • One week left until Tower To Tower sponsored bike ride!

    By Vending International on May 28, 2015
    There’s only one week to go before the intrepid (and certifiably insane) group of 15 cyclists from our industry set off from London to Paris, in aid of Macmillan & EdUKaid. Departing London (by the Tower) on 4th June and arriving Paris (the other Tower) on the 7 June, around 20 industry colleagues and ‘guest’ riders will undertake this exciting […]
  • NIVO supports RNIB theatre trip

    By Vending International on February 11, 2015
    NIVO (National Independent Vending Operators) was delighted to be able to support a special day out at West Yorkshire Playhouse in Leeds, on 16th January for over 170 children, organised by RNIB (Action for the Blind) . The visually impaired children, their siblings, parents and carers experienced a special audio description showing of James and the Giant Peach, sponsored by […]
  • The Great Vending Get Together raises £12,000 for EdUKaid

    By Vending International on October 21, 2014
    On Saturday 11th October, the good and the great of the vending industry descended on the small seaside town of Torquay for the annual Great Vending Get Together. Now in its fourth year, the event raised a whopping £12,000 for EdUKaid. Event organiser and Chair of Trustees for the charity Tim Varney said: “It’s a very simple format of a […]