YES Energy Solutions' Community Interest Activities
YES Energy Solutions' Community Interest Activities Feb 20, 2024
As a Community Interest Company, we are committed to reinvesting in the areas in which we work and the last few years have been our largest yet.
Thanks to the commitment and dedication of our team we have been able to contribute more than ever before and support many communities through events and funding.
Aid for Ukraine
The effects of the Russo-Ukranian War have been felt worldwide since Russia’s invasion in February 2022.
In the months following the outbreak, staff brought in a variety of medical supplies, toiletries, food and equipment which was donated to Halifax Ukrainian Club to be distributed to those fleeing the conflict.
Five brave employees opted to take ona rock-climbing challenge, including a competition to see who could reachthe top of a 70-foot-high wall all in support of Yorkshire Childrens Trust.
They surpassed £1,000 in sponsors.
We extended our charity support to Forget Me Not by takingpart in a colour runraising over £250for the children’shospice.
Covered in powder paint by the end of the course,12 of our team took part in the event.
Yorkshire Childrens Trust toy donations
To support YCT’s yearly toy fundraiser for children with life limiting illnesses the YES team brought in both old and new toys, so those children had presents to open at Christmas.
Bake sale and clothing donations for Yorkshire Children's Trust
To raise money for YCT the whole YES team held a bake sale, selling a whole range of baked goods bakes and donating any spare clothes they had.
Christmas Jumper Day 2022
To raise money for YCT the whole YES team dressed up in their best Christmas jumpers and completed our festive quizzes.
In total we raised a whopping £1,400for charity in 2022, whilst in 2023 we had even more fundraising opportunities in place.
World Mental Health Day
Staff were provided with various resources for themselves and their loved ones to access to support their mental health and took part in a variety of puzzles such as crosswords and word searches, a total of £112 was raised for MIND.