Saturday, October 24, 2020

Leicester packaging firm raises over £8,000 for Rainbows

Rainbows Hospice for Children and Young people has been given the perfect package by a Leicester company.

Staff at Keenpac, based on Meridian Business Park, chose Rainbows as its charity partner for 2019 and have now handed over £8,870 to the hospice that cares for over 450 children and young people with life-limited illnesses.

Last year, colleagues, along with their families and friends, took part in the charity’s It’s a Knockout, Mudnificent7 and Derby Abseil events. A party was also held to celebrate the company’s 40th birthday.

Rob Standen, General Manager at Keenpac, said: “It was an honour to raise such a great amount for Rainbows, a very special Leicestershire based charity, and we would like to send all our good wishes to them for the future.”

Emily Wright, Corporate Fundraiser at Rainbows, added: “Everything that Keenpac has done has been wonderful and it sounds like the staff have had a great time in raising such valuable funds. We rely on the donations from our supporters and we can’t thank them enough for choosing to support us.”

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