Student volunteers raise £600 for charity
28th March 2012 12:17pm - Return to press releases
A group of East Riding College student volunteers raised nearly £600 for the Yorkshire Air Ambulance by packing customers’ bags at the M&S Simply Food store in Beverley.
Enrichment officer Tracy Underwood said: “This is a fantastic total from a very busy day and I’m really grateful to M&S Simply Food for the opportunity to do this for a second time.
“We received a lot of positive comments about the students from M&S and the shoppers. They did a great job.”
The latest fundraising effort followed a similar event in January at the same store which raised £350 for the same charity.
Pictured are, back row, left to right, Zak Percival, Nathan Percival and Sam Hart, and front row, Judith Ravu, left, and Jess Newton.
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