Category: Charity

Sign up now for our Charity Quiz Night

On Thursday 11th March, from 5pm-6.30pm, Chester Business Club will be holding an online charity quiz in support of the Hospice of the Good Shepherd. During the last year, as a result of the Covid pandemic, the club has not been able to carry out its usual charity fundraising events, but this fun event will…
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New national adoption recruitment campaign launched #YouCanAdopt

12th October 2020. Children’s charity and leading voluntary adoption agency, Chester based Adoption Matters is delighted to take part in a new nationwide campaign, launching on 16 September 2020. The #YouCanAdopt campaign aims to dispel myths around who is eligible to adopt and to highlight that there are still almost 3,000* children waiting for a…
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Supporting our local charities is more important than ever

At Chester Business Club we have a proud heritage of not only supporting the local business community, but we endeavour to show our continuing support for the wider community as a whole. As part of our efforts, we support a wide range of good causes in both Chester and the wider area, including a number…
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How much do you know about your local charities?

There are so many fantastic local charities in and around the Chester area… but how much do you know about them? Chester Business Club want to test your knowledge. Have a go at our quiz below to find out how much you really know, and maybe learn some new, interesting facts while you do it!…
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Chester Food and Drink Week

21st July 2020. This year the extremely popular Chester Food and Drink Festival which is normally held at The Chester Racecourse in April had to be cancelled due to Covid 19. However, all is definitely not lost. Club member Izzy Grey who is the founder and Director of We Love Good Times Ltd has teamed…
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The Countess Charity’s 25th Anniversary ‘Blue Skies Balcony’ appeal

17th July 2020. The Countess Charity has launched an exciting new appeal to build a garden balcony on the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) at the hospital so that our poorly patients can benefit from the outdoors in a safe and infection-controlled environment.  All patients, their visitors and staff are set to benefit from this innovative improvement…
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An opportunity for Chester Business Club members to support the NHS

5th May 2020. Club colleague Sarah Samuels invites Club Members to support the NHS at this difficult time. As well as giving large discounts (sometimes as much as 20%) she will give an additional 5% exclusively to Club Members during her lock-down sale. Sarah will also gift £100 to NHS charities, through Club colleague, Kathy Kenney, for each painting…
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Business Club support for Chester Women’s Aid

22nd April 2020. Business Club support for Chester Women’s Aid. Chester Business Club’s final event before the Covid-19 lockdown was the annual Ladies Charity Lunch.  Held at the Abode Hotel Chester on March 6th this year’s event, organised by Club chairman Julie Swinnerton, was in support of Chester Women’s Aid.  Sponsored by Jolliffes Solicitors, the…
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As lockdown continues, Chester Zoo has launched a fundraising campaign

22nd April 2020. As lockdown continues, Chester Zoo has launched a fundraising campaign. At the end of 2019, the whole staff team at Chester Zoo celebrated reaching the landmark point of welcoming 2m visitors, the first time this had ever been reached in the zoo’s history. It was a fantastic achievement of which every member…
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The Salvation Army: Responding to Coronavirus

22nd April 2020. The Salvation Army: Responding to Coronavirus. In the past three weeks, all our lives have been completely changed by the coronavirus pandemic. In particular The Salvation Army has been called on to play a major role in responding to the crisis. For over 150 years The Salvation Army has been there for…
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