AN APPEAL has been made to companies and individuals to help raise funds for good causes.
South Yorkshire Community Foundation is running the Community First Endowment Match Challenge on behalf of the Government.
Money collected under the scheme attracts a top-up Government grant of an extra £1 for every £2 raised.
Rotherham-based AESSEAL is the first organisation to set up a Community First Endowment Fund.
Gordon Bridge, director of the company, said: “AESSEAL remains committed to supporting the charitable work that is done in local communities and is delighted to be the first donor to the new Community First Endowment Fund.”
For information about the scheme call 0114 242 4857.