BM - 100 Hours Service to the Community

Baker Mallett pledges 100 Hours Service to the National Council for Voluntary Organisations

    100 Hours Service to the Community

  • 59 Hours Completed59%
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West Cheshire Food Bank

Here is our Managing Quantity Surveying Julia Fidler completing 5 hours of volunteering with West Cheshire Food Bank on Friday 8th February 2019.

Her time was spent putting together 3 day emergency food boxes for those in crisis including the homeless, disadvantaged families and people living alone.

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RSPCA Re-Homing Centre, Halifax

Baker Mallett were back out in the community on Friday 22nd February 2019 with Michael Whittingham one of our Managing Surveyors completing his volunteering with his local RSPCA Re-Homing Centre in Halifax.

After initially being given a full tour of the facility, Michael then assisted one of the drivers for the afternoon.

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Bluebell Wood Children’s Hospice

Monday 25th February 2019 saw our Managing Partner Andrew Harrison complete his volunteering with Bluebell Wood Children’s Hospice preparing the garden for the coming summer months.

The gardens are such a huge part of the centre and are maintained by the small onsite maintenance team but predominantly by the volunteers. Here is Andrew with Dave, a long term volunteer who spent his time showing Andrew the ropes and was great company for the morning.

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Derian House Childrens Hospice

Thursday 28th February 2019 saw our Business Development Manager Jon McAlister complete his volunteering with Derian House Childrens Hospice in Chorley.

On arrival Jon was give a full tour of the hospice and the onsite facilities before then heading off to help maintain the grounds for one the children’s play areas.

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Stockport Lads Club

Thursday 2nd May 2019 saw Baker Mallett back out in the community with our very own Chris Williams (Senior Surveyor), Joe Hughes (Assistant Quantity Surveyor) and Tom Mazzitelli (Assistant Quantity Surveyor).

In conjunction with the Co-op, the team gave a helping hand painting Stockport Lads Club, completing three large areas.

A fantastic effort by all concerned, well done!

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Mind Charity Shop

Monday 20th May 2019 saw another 5 hours of volunteering completed with Sue Bond who spent her time at the ‘Mind’ Charity Shop.

Sue had a great time where she was mainly involved in the steaming of the clothes before they were put out onto the clothes rails along with tagging the items ready to be priced. A lovely afternoon spent with some really friendly people. Well done Sue!

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Leybourne St Peters and St Pauls Primary School, Kent

On Saturday 15th June 2019 Mark Steeden (Health and Safety / CDM Advisor) and Callum Davies (Assistant Quantity Surveyor) completed their volunteering at Leybourne St Peters and St Pauls Primary School in Kent.

As part of the schools ‘make a difference’ day they worked on the reception garden, main garden and pathway leading to the forest school to enable the students to use the garden as a picnic area and potentially outdoor classes moving forward.

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Jack and Jill Pre-School, Warrington

Baker Mallett were back out in the community on Thursday 20th June 2019 with Helen Hatton (Finance and Administration Manager), completing 5 hours worth of volunteering at Jack and Jill Pre-School in Warrington.

After stocking up on plants the night before, Helen headed over to the Pre-School where she was led to the designated area of the garden and with the assistance of the children she tidied up and planted away. Once the garden area was finished Helen was invited by the staff to join them with activities outside.