Community Projects

‘If you find it in your heart to care for somebody else, you will have succeeded.’

~Maya Angelou

borwell believe in working with the local community to make Worcestershire a safe, happy, prosperous county to live, work and play in.

In 2014, members of the borwell team are actively supporting initiatives within the Worcestershire Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP), and the Herefordshire & Worcestershire Chamber of Commerce.

The Chamber of Commerce

Andrea Borwell-Fox- Vice President of The Chamber

Andrea Borwell-Fox actively supports Chamber networking activities, including co-hosting the Worcester Women’s Business Forum (sponsored by borwell) as well as communicating and representing members views to the Board of the Chamber.

Originally joining the Worcestershire Area Council to communicate national and regional news from the IT sector, Andrea has proved to be a valuable resource to the Chamber, providing feedback and updates back to business leaders.

Borwell’s chosen charities for 2014 are:

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St Richard's Hospice

St Richard’s Hospice cares for patients and families in Worcestershire who are living with cancer and other life-threatening illnesses. Each year we give free care and support to around 2,300 patients and their families – helping them towards the best quality of life possible.

Monday Night Group

Monday Night Group, Stourport on Severn Pantomime company, formed in 1981 donating over £300,000 to local groups and organisations. The Group’s primary objective, as well as having fun and entertaining our audiences, is to assist organisations who benefit the young and not so young, people with disabilities and groups working for the community as a whole. If you are involved with a local group (in the Wyre Forest area) which needs financial assistance, please contact Monday Night group.

1st Worcester Scout Group

1st Worcester Scout group are a group based in the St. Peter's area of Worcester in the UK. They offer the full range of scouting from Beaver Scouts aged 6 all the way to Scouts at 14. There are also strong connections with the Worcester Explorer Scout Unit taking scouting up to 18.

Would you like to know more about working with these organisations? Please call 01684 377980 and we can connect you with representatives from these organisations.

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Strictly Worcestershire 2014

Borwell became involved with Strictly Worcestershire this year, Andrea and Steve competed against other power couples to dance their way to third place! Strictly was a night of excitement and charity for great cause, 10k was raised for both LadiesFightingBreastCancer and Worcestershire Breast Unit Campaign. Read more about our community pursuits on our Community blog page here
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Bling My Bear

Borwell are delighted to donate Bling my Bear iPhone App to St Richard’s Hospice.

It’s great to see latest technology being used in a fun way, raising essential funds for such a worthwhile local cause.

For more information see;

borwell Bling My Bear
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Code Club

Code Club is a national club aimed at primary school children ages 9-11. The aim is to teach children to program, a major skill which is being incorporated to the national curriculum. Two of our software engineers visit ‘Malvern Parish Primary School’ weekly to aid the Code Club mission, teaching kids to code!
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