FSD Family Fun Day 2018

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FSD Funday 1FSD have held another sunny and successful charity fun day near our head office in Dorking, Surrey.

Over 70 people turned out, including family, friends, suppliers and clients. Everyone enjoyed the barbecue, drinks and games on a beautiful warm sunny September afternoon and we raised an amazing £3000 on the day. We would especially like to thank our suppliers and other businesses we work with for their generous donations.

The money raised is to be given to charity in memory of Managing Director, Phil Haines, who passed away in April. The money will be added to earlier donations made in Phil’s memory from all over the company including £1852 donated by the men on site in Hull. The total donations come to £7090.

The money will be split between these 3 charities who raise money for research and provide support for people with heart disease and their families.

British Heart Foundation, who fund over £100 million of research each year to look for cures and treatments for heart disease

 Cardiac Risk in the Young (CRY) has been working to reduce the frequency of young sudden cardiac death (YSCD). CRY supports young people diagnosed with potentially life-threatening cardiac conditions and offers bereavement support to families affected by YSCD. CRY promotes and develops heart screening programmes and funds medical research. CRY publishes and distributes medical information written by leading cardiologists for the general public. CRY funds specialist referral, screening and cardiac pathology services at leading UK hospitals.

 Cardiomyopathy UK, the heart muscle charity, the specialist national charity for people affected by cardiomyopathy. They provide support and information services, work to raise awareness of the condition, campaign for better access to quality treatment and promote research.

Photographs taken by Dave Wray – SHEQ manager