Top Payroll Giving employers showcased at Clothworkers Hall awards

Top Payroll Giving employers showcased at Clothworkers Hall awards

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The winners of the 2017 National Payroll Giving Excellence Awards were announced yesterday at Clothworkers Hall in London. The awards showcase the best examples and recognise the excellent work carried out by companies and their employees. Winners included Arriva London, The Entertainer, Royal Bank of Scotland and the Royal Mail Group who received special recognition with a Lifetime Achievement Award. The Royal Mail Group have provided a Payroll Giving scheme for nearly 30 yrs and have seen thousands of colleagues, past and present, generously give through payroll to over 1400 registered charities and good causes. Employees have raised almost £60 million over the last three decades, with over £2.4 million raised last year. Arag Plc won Most Innovative Campaign – Small employer. The awards were presented by Peter Lewis, CEO, Institute…
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Royal Mail marks 30 Years of Payroll Giving with a postmark

Royal Mail marks 30 Years of Payroll Giving with a postmark

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Royal Mail is honouring 30 years of Payroll Giving with a special postmark. Royal Mail is honouring 30 years of Payroll Giving with a special postmark. The postmark – which says ‘Royal Mail proudly supports 30 years of Payroll Giving’ - will appear on millions of items of UK stamped mail nationwide. It will land on doorsteps between Monday 10 and Saturday 15 July 2017. Launched in 1987, Payroll Giving allows employees to give to charity straight from their wages or pension without paying tax on it. Over the last three decades, the scheme has raised over £2 billion for good causes. Last year payroll givers donated more than £130 million. Lily Heinemann, Head of Corporate Responsibility & Community Investment at Royal Mail, said: “We are really pleased to be…
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