Leading employers from across the region joined forces with Burnley College and North West Business Training to raise more than £3,000 for Pendleside Hospice at a successful charity Golf Day.

Staged at Nelson Golf Club, the popular event enjoyed lovely weather and saw business leaders and golf enthusiasts join staff from the College for the day.

Director of Skills, Innovation and Employer Engagement Neil Burrows was there on the day:

“Many thanks to the amazing businesses who supported our Golf Day. It was a real pleasure to enjoy a round of golf with them in marvellous weather while raising money for Pendleside Hospice, which is at the very heart of our community!

“Our Golf Day is always a highlight in the calendar for employers and staff alike and this year was no exception.”

“We’re proud of the great relationships we have with business leaders and want to thank them for their generosity, helping us to raise such an amazing figure!”

Business who joined Burnley College’s team on the day included:

  • Barclays
  • Green Shield Group
  • HDW Marketing
  • JonSimon Estate Agents
  • Mazak
  • Stonyhurst College

Neil added:

“We’d also like to say a huge thank you to Green Shield Group for sponsoring the event and making it all possible.

“Being able to get out into the community, make great connections with businesses, raise a significant amount of money for a charity which touches the hearts of so many people in Lancashire and to combine that with fun and some healthy competition … that sums up everything we stand for at North West Business Training and Burnley College.”

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Published On: July 8th, 2024
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