Care South have awarded charity partner, Lewis-Manning Hospice Care, with £2,000 for the first Chairman’s 2020 Fund award. The Fund has been established with the aim of benefiting Care South employees, volunteers and community groups who provide a community service to care homes, care at home offices, clients or residents. Its purpose is in “Supporting Care South’s Friends”.
Simon Bird, Care South’s Chief Executive, commented: “We are delighted to be able to support such an important local charity in Lewis-Manning Hospice Care with a number of initiatives across all our care homes. The two charities have worked closely together for some time now and the award made from the Chairman’s 2020 Fund is a further way of supporting our very good friends at Lewis-Manning.”
CEO at Lewis-Manning Hospice Care, Clare Gallie, added, “We are thrilled and honoured to be the first organisation to receive this prestigious grant and want to thank Simon for nominating Lewis-Manning and Jane for agreeing and awarding the charity with this fantastic sum of money. Our partnership with the care homes and entire organisation is flourishing, which is fantastic to be part of. They share the same values as Lewis-Manning and long may this collaborative partnership continue, so that we can help more people and their loved ones in our community.”