Marie Curie fundraising with SAM Mouldings

SAM has announced Marie Curie as its new charity partner for this incoming financial year. SAM, the UK’s premier MDF mouldings manufacturer, is delighted to announce its new charity partnership with Marie Curie. This collaboration is a significant step in SAM’s ongoing commitment to social responsibility and also community support. The partnership officially commenced in March 2023 after a company-wide vote, with the aim of supporting Marie Curie’s mission to provide essential care and support for those facing terminal illness, death, and bereavement.

Kicking Off the Partnership

To mark the beginning of this partnership, SAM employees participated in the Great Daffodil Appeal’s Yellow Day. The team’s enthusiastic involvement in the event resulted in a notable £372 being raised for Marie Curie. Moreover, this initial fundraising effort set a positive tone for future activities.

Engaging Employees in Fundraising

The Human Resources team at SAM is spearheading various initiatives to keep the momentum going. In May, a company-wide step challenge was launched, encouraging employees to stay active while raising funds for Marie Curie. This initiative not only promotes physical well-being among employees but also reinforces the company’s culture of teamwork and collective effort towards a noble cause.

A History of Charitable Giving

SAM’s partnership with Marie Curie is not its first time getting involved with charitable work. The company has a solid track record of supporting various causes. Most notably, SAM previously raised an impressive £5,000 for Cancer Research UK. Moreover, this achievement underscores the company’s dedication to making a difference.

The Importance of Marie Curie’s Work

Marie Curie is a renowned charity that provides crucial support for individuals dealing with terminal illnesses. Their services include home nursing, hospice care, and a helpline offering advice and support. The charity’s work is invaluable, providing comfort and dignity to patients and also their families during some of life’s most challenging moments. By partnering with Marie Curie, SAM is contributing to the continuation and expansion of these essential services.

Future Initiatives and Goals

SAM is committed to sustaining its support for Marie Curie through various fundraising activities and also employee engagement programs. The company plans to organise events, challenges, and campaigns to keep the spirit of giving alive throughout the year. Moreover, the goal is to not only raise funds but also to raise awareness about the important work done by Marie Curie.

Building a Stronger Community

This partnership is a testament to SAM’s corporate social responsibility ethos. By aligning with a charity that provides critical support services, SAM is not only giving back to the community but also fostering a sense of purpose and solidarity among its employees. The company’s efforts extend beyond business objectives, emphasising the importance of community involvement and also social contribution.

How You Can Get Involved

For those interested in supporting this noble cause, there are numerous ways to get involved. Donations to Marie Curie can be made directly through their website. Additionally, participating in or sponsoring SAM’s fundraising events can make a significant impact. Every contribution, big or small, helps in providing care and support to those in need.

SAM – Home of MDF

SAM’s partnership with Marie Curie marks a significant milestone in the company’s journey of giving back to the community. Through dedicated fundraising efforts and employee engagement, SAM is making a meaningful contribution to the lives of individuals and families dealing with terminal illness. This partnership is a shining example of how businesses can play a pivotal role in supporting charitable causes and building stronger, more compassionate communities.

For more information on Marie Curie’s work and how you can contribute, please visit Marie Curie.

You can also stay updated on SAM’s initiatives and upcoming fundraising events by visiting the SAM website.