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Connecting with the local community and acting as a socially responsible organisation is something that is incredibly important to us as a business. We have always been extremely active in working alongside charities, both at a national and local branch level, and as a result, we are very proud to partner with Cancer Research UK.
Cancer Research UK is the world’s leading independent organisation dedicated to cancer studies. It carries out scientific research to help prevent, diagnose and treat cancer. It has discovered new ways of beating the disease, that together have saved hundreds of thousands of lives around the world. Cancer survival rates have doubled in the last forty years, and these figures continue to improve all the time.
As part of this exciting partnership, Hamptons International is committed to raising awareness and fundraising to help Cancer Research UK continue its life saving work. We will be getting involved in an array of exciting national events throughout the year, as well as organising local activities, to help us reach our ambitious target.
This is a partnership that is close to many of our hearts. By working together we can make a significant contribution towards fighting Cancer.
Please continue to visit Hamptons.co.uk for more information and to keep up to date with our fundraising activities.
London Three Peaks
As part of Hamptons ongoing support for Cancer Research UK Hamptons International is to take part in the London Three Peaks challenge https://www.cancerresearchuk.org/support-us/find-an-event/london-3-peaks-2014
London 3 Peaks™ challenge takes place on Sunday 5th October 2014 and involves the ascent of three of London’s tallest and most iconic buildings – 30 St Mary’s Axe (known as the Gherkin), Salesforce Tower London (formerly known as the Heron Tower), and 200 Aldersgate. Participants from across the Hamptons International network will climb a total of 2,000 steps, run a total of 5k from one building to the next and abseil some 56 metres down the outside of the north building of 200 Aldersgate.
London 3 Peaks ™challenge forms part of a wider fundraising initiative aimed at supporting Hamptons International’s charity partner, Cancer Research UK. The money raised by the business will be used to accelerate progress in cancer research and brings breakthroughs from labs to patients more quickly.
Should you wish to donate to this worthy cause please visit your local branch or sponsor Hamptons International here - https://www.justgiving.com/companyteams/HamptonsInternationalLondon3Peaks