So­ci­ety foun­da­tion do­nates £126,353

Yorkshire Post - Business - - BUSINESS / NEWS -

Leeds Build­ing So­ci­ety Foun­da­tion do­nated £126,353 to char­i­ties around the UK to help re­lieve hard­ship and suf­fer­ing dur­ing 2018.

The funds helped 140 sep­a­rate char­ity projects which ben­e­fit ser­vice users in a va­ri­ety of ways, in­clud­ing pur­chas­ing new equip­ment and im­prov­ing fa­cil­i­ties.

The dona­tions in 2018 take the to­tal fund­ing pro­vided by Leeds Build­ing So­ci­ety Foun­da­tion to wor­thy causes to more than £1.9m since it was es­tab­lished in 1999.

Gary Brook, above, head of cor­po­rate com­mu­ni­ca­tions and a Leeds Build­ing So­ci­ety Foun­da­tion Trustee, said: “Sup­port­ing the com­mu­ni­ties in which our col­leagues and mem­bers live and work is very im­por­tant.”

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