Wisbech accountants Moore Thompson launch new charitable fund at World Cup barbecue

16:00 12 July 2014

Moore Thompson launched the charitable fund at a World Cup barbecue event at Spalding Rugby Club.

Moore Thompson launched the charitable fund at a World Cup barbecue event at Spalding Rugby Club.


A charity fund for worthy causes has been launched by a Wisbech based chartered accountants.

Moore Thompson launched The Moore Thompson Charitable Fund CIO at a World Cup barbecue event at Spalding Rugby Club, which raised £500 for the fund.

Louise Hildred, a trustee of the charity, said: “The aim of the fund is to formalise the firm’s charitable giving into one entity, with the cash raised being donated to a number of deserving causes as decided by the Fund’s board of trustees.

“Over the course of the year the Fund will organise numerous fundraising events and fun activities, while also supporting individual staff members personally raising money for charities or organisations close to their hearts.

“Partners at the firm have donated an initial £1,000 to the fund in the first year, while we were delighted with the response of local businesses in helping to raise a further £500 at the World Cup barbecue.

“We hope that with the support of the local community, local business and our staff members we can build on this initial fundraising figure in order to donate to charitable causes across the region and nationally.”

For more information on the Moore Thompson Fund visit www.moorethompson.co.uk


Welcome , please leave your message below.

Optional - JPG files only
Optional - MP3 files only
Optional - 3GP, AVI, MOV, MPG or WMV files

Please log in to leave a comment and share your views with other Cambs Times visitors.

We enable people to post comments with the aim of encouraging open debate.

Only people who register and sign up to our terms and conditions can post comments. These terms and conditions explain our house rules and legal guidelines.

Comments are not edited by Cambs Times staff prior to publication but may be automatically filtered.

If you have a complaint about a comment please contact us by clicking on the Report This Comment button next to the comment.

Not a member yet?

Register to create your own unique Cambs Times account for free.

Signing up is free, quick and easy and offers you the chance to add comments, personalise the site with local information picked just for you, and more.

Sign up now

More news stories

Yesterday, 18:17
Baby Paris

A three-month-old baby is in intensive care with bronchitis that her mother believes has partly been caused by living in a mould ridden, damp house.

Yesterday, 17:53
The one that got away! Cllr Steve Count unveils proposals for Estover that were later dumped. A second public meeting helped win control of the whole of Estover playing fields for the community

The people of March are being invited to a public meeting to discuss the future of Estover playing fields following the signing of a 99-year lease to save the fields from being turned into houses.

Yesterday, 14:54
Aftermath of car that crashed into bungalows in Norwood Road, March

A speeding motorist hit a telegraph pole, overturned, and hit three other cars parked in the front of two bungalows.

Tractor driving down the middle of the road

Drivers on the Wimblington Road at Manea were faced with a tractor and trailer driving at less than 30mph down the middle of the road this morning.

Most read stories

Digital Edition

Read the Cambs Times e-edition E-edition