JOHNS&CO, a London new homes agency, has announced its charity partnership with a local children’s hospice, hoping to raise £10,000 for Richard House Children’s Hospice in the Royal Docks.
When employees voted on which charity to support. 50 per cent said a children’s hospice.
John Morley, Founder said, “Richard House is an incredibly inspiring place. The staff is wonderful, the space is warm, welcoming, fun for the kids and supportive of the families. We are honoured to partner with them. JOHNS&CO employees may volunteer for two days a year (equivalent to donating a full-time member of staff to the hospice for a year) to support Richard House at events and help maintain the gardens, a great source of joy for the children and their families.”
JOHNS&CO employees plan fundraising activities, from internal raffles, bake sales to cheese and wine nights. Chris Williams from Richard House, said, “We are the only children’s hospice in East London offering services free of charge – care for children with life-limiting conditions and their families. We look forward to the lasting impact our partnership with JOHNS&Co will have to the children and their families across east London!”