This year, Transwaste donated £2002 to 7 local charities to celebrate 20 years in business.
Initially, it was our aim to support 5 charities. Employees and customers suggested 27 charities and 7 were shortlisted. The team visited these charities to understand how they operate and what they would spend the funds on.
Each of the charities are very different, offering huge value to service users, making the final choice impossible. So the Directors decided to extend the total funds from £10,010 to £14,014 to ensure all receive £2002, rather than spread the funds amongst them all.
This amount of money is enough to have a positive impact and each charity confirmed what the funds will be used for: