Community

As a responsible business that makes a positive contribution to society, Samworth Brothers is committed to helping our local and wider communities.

Charity Challenge

Samworth Brothers Charity Challenge is a fundraising triathlon-style event which takes place every two years and has raised more than £1.9 million for charity since it was launched a decade ago.

Last June, the 2017 Samworth Brothers Charity Challenge celebrated a record-breaking achievement, raising £385,000 for good causes. More than 100 teams of four from Samworth Brothers businesses, customers and suppliers participated in a gruelling 10-hour Charity Challenge event in the Lake District.

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Charity Challenge
Sports Opportunity Fund

Sports Opportunity Fund

The Samworth Brothers Sports Opportunity Fund supports deserving community sports projects close to Samworth Brothers’ locations. The Fund was launched in October 2013 and has given over 70 awards to date.

Organisations and sports that have benefited from awards have included Leicester Warriors Basketball Club, Waterfront Sports and Education Academy; Leicester Electric Cricket Club; Mount Group Riding for the Disabled, Melton Mowbray; Leicester Coritanians Athletic Club; MOVE charity…

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​Local community initiatives

Each of our businesses also has links with organisations in its local community. Employees at all levels volunteer their time and the wide range of projects / activities they support include:

  • Helping young people improve their literacy, numeracy and employability skills
  • Supporting communities through practical group projects

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​Local community initiatives