Whitehead Monckton Solicitors Charity quiz held in Canterbury raises over £2,000 for chYps children’s hospice
Online PR News – 11-October-2013 –Leading law firm in Kent, Whitehead Monckton, held a charity quiz night in aid of their “Charity of the Year”, chYps children’s hospice care charity on Tuesday 8th October 2013 at Canterbury Cathedral Lodge, The Precincts, Canterbury.
Raffle prizes were generously donated ranging from a Red Letter Day afternoon tea voucher to a cricket bat signed by the Lashings World XI Team.
A silent auction was also held on the night for lots such as punting for four on the river Stour, a four ball voucher for Weald of Kent Golf Club, an overnight stay for two with breakfast and a tour of Canterbury Cathedral at the Cathedral Lodge and a tour and tasting for two at Chapel Down.
An impressive 18 teams were put together by the following companies Burgess Hodgson, BTF, Reeves, Pharon, Tenbury Ltd, Reflect Digital, Lakin Clark, NFU Mutual, Strutt & Parker, Stour Chambers, Lloyds Bank, Becket Chambers, MHA Macintyre Hudson, Caxtons, Haines Watts and Handelsbanken.
The winning quiz team, for the second year running, was Reeves accountants. A number of teams have already started preparing for next year’s quiz so they don’t make it three in a row. Lloyds bank came a creditable second. The wooden spoon for the last team was also a closely fought match.
Special thanks go to the Canterbury Cathedral Lodge who kindly donated their fabulous venue to us for the evening free of charge.
Daniel Bennett, head of CSR at Whitehead Monckton commented:
“We’re nearing the end of our 2 year relationship with chYps as our corporate charity and we wanted this event to do really well. We weren’t disappointed and we are really grateful for the generous support of our fellow professional firms in Canterbury. We would thoroughly recommend chYps as a charity to help enthuse and involve your staff in charitable giving.”
Whitehead Monckton Maidstone, Tenterden and Canterbury based solicitors joined forces to hold a successful charity evening.
Whitehead Monckton focuses on providing clients with top family solicitors in Canterbury, Maidstone and Tenterden. The leading law firm also specialises in a number of legal sectors and services including divorce, employment and wills and probate.
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