In a joint effort between its UK and Malta based mostly groups, workers from main on line casino operator Genting have been on a mission to run, stroll and cycle their method throughout the globe (nearly) in a bid to boost cash for charity.
Having set an preliminary goal of 2000km – the gap between Genting’s UK and Malta workplaces – the groups collectively lined greater than 10,000km and finally reached Genting’s guardian firm in Malaysia!
The problem is a fundraiser for Dragonfly Most cancers Belief, a UK charity supporting younger most cancers sufferers with no hope of a treatment. So far, Genting workers have raised over £6,000.
Utilizing the Nike Run Membership app, greater than 50 Genting workers got here collectively to clock up the miles throughout the month of February.
Sanjeev Vadhera, Chair of Trustees at Dragonfly Most cancers Belief, commented: “On behalf of the Board of Trustees at Dragonfly Most cancers Belief, I want to say a large effectively achieved to each one in every of you who took half on this improbable problem.
“It’s merely great that your staff of devoted workers have come collectively throughout these troublesome occasions and have collectively raised such an unbelievable sum of money.
“Your assist comes at a time when younger most cancers sufferers are going through much more obstacles as a result of pandemic. The cash you have raised will assist to make their remaining time extra comfy and can present them with alternatives to create lasting reminiscences.”
Helen Brittain, Genting UK’s Chief Data Officer stated: “It has been an excellent staff effort, with everybody coming collectively to assist smash our authentic goal. We’re very proud to be supporting such a improbable charity like Dragonfly Most cancers Belief and the work they do to assist younger most cancers sufferers.”
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