OUR CORPORATE AND SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY
We measure our success by the amount we're able to give back.
Our charity work is exceptionally important to us. We believe that everyone in successful businesses has a responsibility to help those who are less fortunate. We support a wide range of charities who are very dear to our hearts. Please see below the things which matter to us.
The Axentis Michael Charitable Trust: A legacy of remembrance.
Started as a small charity memorial to remember the life of local hotelier Axentis Michael, who died in 2003. The Axentis Michael Charitable Trust raises and distributes funds to worthy causes in the local area and also support the Princes Trust in providing funding for start up businesses. Regency maintains an extra special connection to The Axentis Michael Charitable Trust as both our Managing Director and Chairman are trustees and are heavily involved in the operation and direction of the Charity
Most recently in 2016 the Bi-Annual Ball held on the Grand Pier raised a staggering £252,000.
Marie Curie: Caring for people through terminal illness.
The Marie Curie charity provides care and support for more than 40,000 terminally ill people and their families in the UK each year. Marie Curie hospices and nurses work round-the-clock, providing hands-on care and vital emotional support. Marie Curie helps people throughout their illness by giving practical information, support from trained volunteers and being there when someone wants to talk. We are proud to have been able to recently support Marie Curie with a £4,000 donation.View website
Children with Cancer: Fighting childhood cancer, Saving young lives.
Almost 4,000 children and young people are diagnosed with cancer every year in the UK. That's ten every day. 'Children with Cancer' do everything they can to support these brave kids and their families. With Regency's Chairman as a trustee, we regularly get stuck into fund raising events around the country.
We're very proud of our own Shaun Williamson who with his Wife did an amazing job representing this great cause by running the 2017 London Marathon. What an inspiration!
Build Aid: Rebuilding hope, a brick at a time.
Build aid is a uk registered charity formed in February 2005, following the 2004 south east asian tsunami. They provide construction aid, professional advice and conduct construction management for rebuilding projects undertaken by the community.View website
Action for Blind People: Practical and emotional advice and support.
Action for Blind People provides support across England to people who are blind or partially sighted and their friends and family. They support individuals to live as independently as possible by providing tailored information and guidance to help understand what it means to be blind or partially sighted.View website
Trinity Community Arts: Empowering communities through the Arts.
Working from the Trinity Centre, a Grade II* listed 187-year-old Georgian church building in Bristol’s Old Market Quarter. Trinity Community Arts is dedicated to empowering communities through the arts, making sure that everyone in the Bristol area has the opportunity to access and shape arts and culture.
We are proud to have been able to recently support Trinity Community Arts through promotion and a £500 donation to their Notes for Notes appeal.View website
Comic Relief: Silly antics, Serious missions.
Well known for his high profile and alignment to comedy. Comic relief funds 1000's of projects across the UK and around the world. We're proud to have made a donation of £10,000 this March.View website
The Aspinall Foundation: Stopping extinction, Preserving habitats.
An internationally renowned animal conservation charity that works in conjunction with Howletts and Port Lympne Wild Animal Parks in Kent. Their mission is to halt the extinction of rare and endangered species and return them to the wild where possible.View website
The Zoological Society of East Anglia: Conserving endangered species.
The Zoological Society of East Anglia (ZSEA) was founded in 2013 within East Anglia in order to promote worldwide animal conservation. The society’s objectives are focused on the conservation of some of the world’s most endangered animals as well as providing education and promotion of knowledge and information about them.
Recently we were overjoyed to donate £10,000 to help fund the construction of 2 new enclosures in aid of the Endangered Ring Tailed Lemur.View website
Weston Hospicecare: Bringing life to days
Weston Hospicecare provides palliative care for people living with a life-limiting illness. Weston Hospicecare work to make sure that everyone they care for can live as well as they can for as long as they can. With a team of dedicated professionals who work both in the hospice and out in the community, they strive to ensure that people can be treated and cared for both physically and emotionally in their place of choice.
In August 2017, Debbie Beech, Urszula Klepacka, Sophie Holder, Sian Collins, Sharon D’Arcy and Steph Hurne participated in a 5K Bubble run event and raised an incredible £960 for this fantastic cause.View website