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 […]

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. […]

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 […]

Athona’s skydive triumph for Blue Cross

  • July 4th, 2017
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A number of our brave employees completed a 10,000 feet skydive 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 […]

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 […]

Our psychiatry team has raised over £1,000 for Mind!

  • December 10th, 2015
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Inspired by the psychiatrists they work with, our Psychiatry desk decided to fundraise for the mental health charity Mind recently – by running 5K wearing Santa outfits! Undeterred by the wind and the rain, our intrepid team completed the course in good time – all the team finished within 35 minutes – and so far […]

Athona is fundraising for Médecins Sans Frontières

  • November 11th, 2015
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We’re delighted to announce that, this financial year, Athona Recruitment will be fundraising for the humanitarian-aid, non-governmental organisation (NGO) Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) – also known as Doctors Without Borders. MSF describes itself as “an international, independent, medical humanitarian organisation”. It exists to save lives by providing medical aid where it is needed most – […]

We’ve raised £11k for charity!

  • November 2nd, 2015
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Athona is delighted to announce that we’ve raised a whopping £11,069.20 for three charities over the past year.   During the 2014-2015 financial year, we raised £6,858.61 for Guide Dogs; £3,205.53 for Saint Francis Hospice; and £995.16 for Hopefield Animal Sanctuary. Our outstanding fundraising was a combination of team events (a glamorous, Las Vegas-themed ball, a pub quiz […]