Support for charities

THOUSANDS of pounds have been donated to three charities.

Thursday, 7th July 2016, 5:55 am

A total of £4,615 was given to Portsmouth Down Syndrome Association, Macmillan Cancer Support and Cancer Research UK, with the charities each receiving £1,538 as part of an initiative by housing and care provider Radian.

Isabelle Simon-Evans, director of corporate services at Radian, said: ‘Every year we give our staff an incentive to get the surveys done by raising money for a charity close to their hearts.

‘They really stepped up the mark and voted to support equally Macmillan Cancer Support, Cancer Research UK and Portsmouth Down Syndrome Association.

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‘It was an excellent result to support three worthy charities from which our residents can benefit.’