Name of Company:ZenithOptimedia
Programme Name:Partnership with Castlehaven
Staff in London:512
ZenithOptimedia adopted Castlehaven in 2009, that time they have raised over £56,000 and volunteered 450 charity days. They have a committee of 35 people from all levels - from graduate to the Chairman, who organise events throughout the year to which their people sign up to volunteer at. Some examples are tea dances for the elderly, digital training for the youth members, homework club for the school children and activity weeks for the
Every year, ZenithOptimedia hold a fundraiser to raise much needed capital for Castlehaven that goes towards making a big ‘difference making’ project happen – such as an adventure holiday for the children, keeping the radio station open and funding for an intergenerational project leader.
In the last year, ZenithOptimedia’s support of Castlehaven has moved to the next level; the UK Chairman is currently offering them monthly consultancy to help create a more sustainable business model. This year 240 (48%) of their people signed up to volunteer at Castlehaven and 80% say it’s a wonderful way for them to give something back through their work.