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RBC Wealth Management Guernsey staff raising funds for Guernsey Alzheimer’s Association in 2014

February 5th, 2014 by RBC Wealth Management

Claire Cairns, Cancer Research UK Committee Chair; Tony O'Donnell, Committee Member; Andie Fuller, Committee Secretary; Sharon Taylor, Shop Assistant Manager; Rebekka Martel, Shop Manager; Robin Everest, Nikki Le Clercq and Alex Mauger from RBC Wealth Management. (click image to expand - image courtesy of RBC Wealth Management)

(from left to right) Claire Cairns, Cancer Research UK Committee Chair; Tony O’Donnell, Committee Member; Andie Fuller, Committee Secretary; Sharon Taylor, Shop Assistant Manager; Rebekka Martel, Shop Manager; Robin Everest, Nikki Le Clercq and Alex Mauger from RBC Wealth Management. (click image to expand – image courtesy of RBC Wealth Management)

Fundraising efforts by RBC Wealth Management staff during 2013 raised over £18,000 for the Guernsey branch of Cancer Research UK.

These funds will be put towards a ground-breaking research project by Dr Ali Tavassoli at Southampton Cancer Research Centre, which is funded by the Guernsey Committee for Cancer Research UK.

RBC staff nominated Cancer Research UK as their ‘Charity of the Year’, and undertook a variety of fundraising activities during the last 12 months.

These included bringing in unwanted clothes and books to ‘donation stations’ around the office, which were resold in the newly opened Cancer Research shop in the Pollet. Continue reading