Staff from one of Doncaster’s fastest growing companies proved they are just as quick on the track with a fun-run to raise money for blind and visually impaired young people.
Some 43 employees from the Highfield Group – winners of Doncaster Chamber’s Large Business of the Year in December 2013 – put themselves through their paces as they completed a 10k run around Lakeside to raise money for VICTA, which supports blind and partially- sighted people under the age of 29.
The event was followed by a barbecue for friends and family to raise further funds. Chris Sprenger, managing director, said: “It was a great effort by all the team and I am really pleased that we were able to raise more money on the day.
“Myself, Ben Cressey and Diana Hill will be running the London Marathon this month, and with £2,000 already raised, we’re on track to reach our target of £3750.”
Go to http://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/giving/ and search for ‘VICTA’.