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Crematorium staff raise £1,330 for Children’s Hospice South West
7:00am Sunday 3rd March 2013 in Cornwall
Staff from Penmount Crematorium have raised £1,330 for Children’s Hospice South West after a year of fundraising for the charity.
Each year the group nominate a local charity to benefit from a number of fundraising events held at Penmount including the annual open day in June and a carol service, as well donations collected during December.
Susan Cannan, Cornwall Council’s Bereavement Services Manager, presented the cheque to Mary Murfin from Children’s Hospice South West.
Susan said: “We would like to thank all those who have so kindly contributed to our appeal in 2012 and I would also like to thank the staff for their efforts in assisting with the fundraising activities.”
Penmount staff have chosen Macmillan Cancer Support as their charity for 2013.