Charity Quiz Night

  • October 30th, 2019
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Can your team beat our reigning champions (Athona’s finance team) and take home 1st prize at this year’s charity quiz? Or will you be the proud holders of the infamous wooden spoons?  After a highly successful charity quiz night earlier this year, we’re back with another date for your diary! On Wednesday 30th October we’ll […]

Charlie takes on the Nuclear Blast

  • September 7th, 2019
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Athona is passionate about making a real difference in the wider community in which we live and since 2013 we have partnered with a number of charities, raising over an incredible £46,000. For 2019, Athona’s employees have chosen three deserving charities to support and fundraise for, one being Cancer Research UK. In light of this, Athona’s […]

Charity Quiz Night

  • May 1st, 2019
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Can your team beat our reigning champions (Athona’s finance team) and take home 1st prize at this year’s charity quiz? Or will you be the proud holders of the infamous wooden spoons?  On Wednesday 1st May we’ll be holding another charity quiz night in aid of our three charities of the year; Age UK Redbridge, […]

Athona raises an exceptional £11,035.28 for Alzheimer’s Society in 2018

  • April 12th, 2019
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We are delighted to announce over the course of 2018 we raised an incredible £11,035.28 for Alzheimer’s Society. Our employees have throughout the year taken to the skies and jumped 10,000 feet, completed multiple obstacle courses including an inflatable 5k and Nuclear Rush, three directors completed a longest golf day, a quiz night was held and lastly […]

Employees volunteer for Alzheimer’s Society

  • October 8th, 2018
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On Sunday 7th October, four Athona employees were up at the crack of dawn to volunteer for our charity of the year, Alzheimer’s Society and the Chelmsford Memory Walk. The day saw nearly 3,000 people descend on Hylands Park in Chelmsford to complete the 7km or 2km Memory Walk and raise vital funds for Alzheimer’s Society. […]

Meet our Community Fundraiser for Alzheimer’s Society:

  • September 21st, 2018
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Since 2013, as a company we have partnered with a number of charities, and have raised over £35,996.05 so far. This year we’re supporting Alzheimer’s Society, with the help of our community fundraiser. Meet Mussara and find out about the work she does for Alzheimer’s Society.   Can you introduce yourself and tell us a […]

Supporting Alzheimer’s Society in 2018

  • January 16th, 2018
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Athona is excited to announce our chosen charity of the year for 2018 is the Alzheimer’s Society, as nominated by our employees. This charity is held very close to many with the company and we look forward to supporting and raising awareness with them over the course of the year. Some of the team didn’t […]

We’ve smashed our previous fundraising targets for local and national charities

  • January 15th, 2018
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Athona is delighted to announce we’ve raised a mammoth £11,195.28 for our charities of the year; Brentwood Mind and The Blue Cross. Over the year, we have taken to the skies and jumped 10,000 feet, completed the notorious obstacle course Tough Mudder, put ourselves through our paces with an inflatable 5k and participated in charity quiz […]

Athona’s skydive triumph for Blue Cross

  • July 4th, 2017
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A number of our brave employees jumped 10,000 feet on Saturday 27th May in the name of charity. The team raised an impressive £2,662.06 for one of Athona’s charities of the year; The Blue Cross. Marcus Blyth, Senior Client Liaison Officer, said “The skydive was one of the most amazing experiences and for such a […]

Schools in Mental Wellbeing Epidemic

  • March 20th, 2017
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With constant access to social media and increased pressure academically, young people have arguably more stressful lives today than ever before. According to Sam Royston, director of policy and research at the children’s society, it has become ‘desperately worrying.’ Charity YoungMinds have reported that 82% of teachers ‘agreed that the focus on exams had become […]

Athona’s charity events for 2017

  • March 10th, 2017
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Athona is raising money for both Blue Cross and Mind Brentwood this year. Our employees are committed to raising as much money as possible for our chosen charities, which is why we’re taking part in a range of events this year to suit an array of skills and interests. Please see below to find out […]

Want to be Athona’s next quiz champions?

  • March 8th, 2017
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Athona’s charity quiz is returning this year with some exciting new additions, including a new venue, new food choices and even a new day of the week! For 2017, we’re fundraising for Blue Cross and Mind Brentwood. You can find out more about our chosen charities here. Date: Wednesday 26th April Time: 7pm Venue: Romford Golf […]