The Technology Group’s fundraising efforts for local charity Leeds Mencap are gaining pace, as Jonathan and David Marsden, two of the Technology Group Directors, are calling on other local businesses to the Leeds, Kirkstall road based company, to pledge donations in support of their 100km trek across the Sahara Desert taking place in March in aid of the charity.
The Technology Group have already donated telephony solutions and internet for the next three years to the charities new centre in East Leeds. Giving the charity £50,000 in equipment, phone lines, internet and support. Leeds Mencap, the chosen charity whose new purpose-built centre will provide facilities for children and adults with disabilities, community nurseries and other community activities, has been tirelessly seeking the funding it needs to make the new centre a success and they are now trying to secure the remaining £250,000 of their original £2.6M target.
Commenting on the latest fundraising activity the 100km Sahara Desert Trek, Jonathan Marsden Sales Director, The Technology Group said, “We are thrilled with the support we have seen from our clients, friends and business partners, there is still a long way to go to reaching our target of £10,000 but we have seen a very positive response so far and I’d like to thank all that have donated in support of such a great cause. If you would like to donate to our campaign for Leeds Mencap, track our progress during the trek or learn more about our business sponsors and how you can become one visit www.ttgsahara.co.uk ”