Settle celebrates bumper fundraising year for North Herts Samaritans

The housing developer based in Letchworth have raised £3,215.95 for the charity over the past year.

The housing developer based in Letchworth have raised £3,215.95 for the charity over the past year. Picture: Settle - Credit: Archant

A housing assocation has raised more than £3,000 for North Herts Samaritans after a year of charity fundraising.

Settle, based in Letchworth, has spent the last 12 months supporting Samaritans - their charity partner for the year - by organising events including cake sales and quiz nights.

Volunteers from Settle were also on hand to offer extra support over two days in September - decorating rooms inside the Samaritans base in Hitchin, and creating a new garden area.

Settle chief executive Gavin Cansfield confirmed a total of £3,215 had been raised during the past year.

Gavin said: "At Settle, we're committed to doing all we can to help create thriving communities.


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"Our residents and colleagues live in many of the areas supported by the Samaritans, and it's great to see staff supporting important work in this way."

Samaritans said it was " a great job very well done by some fantastic people".

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