Yorkshire Post - Business - - BUSINESS / NEWS -

Lo­cal busi­nesses have bro­ken the record of en­try sub­mis­sions for the West and North York­shire Cham­ber of Com­merce so­cial im­pact awards, Rais­ing the Bar.

With 142 en­tries – more than dou­ble those of 2017 – Rais­ing the Bar or­gan­is­ers feel the in­crease re­flects a shift in even more busi­nesses ‘giv­ing back’ – and are ex­pect­ing a bumper turnout to the Leeds awards event on Novem­ber 27.

The Cham­ber’s Rais­ing the Bar awards is spon­sored by Prov­i­dent Fi­nan­cial, the Busi­ness En­ter­prise Fund and new spon­sors Hun­gate York Re­gen­er­a­tion Ltd, the de­vel­op­ers be­hind the Hun­gate de­vel­op­ment in York.

Leeds City Coun­cil is also sup­port­ing the awards.

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