Capital raising pounds for charity

Capital raising pounds for charity
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Capital Document Solutions are proud to be seen raising pounds for charity.

Raising pounds for charity – our best year yet


Our staff have taken part in a variety of events to help raise over £12,000 (not including Gift Aid) for:

  • February
    • Our Board of Directors (main picture) took part in February’s Big Sleep Out and raised £4098.72 for Bethany Christian Trust
    • A company wide coffee morning and wearing red raised £440.30 for British Heart Foundations, Wear It Red campaign
  • April
    • Aberdeen Royal Infirmary received a ginormous Easter egg donation by our Aberdeen branch in collaboration with Blue Arrow Recruitment

HOE Ben Nevis

  • May
    • The staff from Highland Office Equipment hiked Ben Nevis and raised £3,654.91 for Cash For Kids
    • Aberdeen Service Manager, Keith Ross took part in his first of many races, the Balmoral 15 mile trail race raising money for Alzheimer Scotland and Gender Equality Nepal


Rob Roy Challenge 115

  • July
    • Keith Ross completed the 13 mile Dundee Half Dram Marathon in a time of 2 hours and 1 minute raising money for Alzheimer Scotland and Gender Equality Nepal

  • September
    • Keith Ross completed the Great North Run in a time of 2 hours and 11 minutes raising money for Alzheimer Scotland and Gender Equality Nepal
    • Once again we took a table at the annual Borders Change Foundation dinner to help the Borders General Hospital receive a SimJunior

Change Foundation


    • A company wide bake off and dress down day has beaten 2015’s figure with £556.53 for Macmillan Cancer Support
    •  Aberdeen Sales Executive, Peter Major abseiled down the side of Aberdeen Royal Infirmary and raised £1085 for The Archie Foundation



  • October
    • Keith was to do the Aviemore half marathon on the 16th October but had to withdraw due to a fractured foot which he is resting for Novembers Nepal Marathon.

And we still have two months left to raise more for:


  • November
    • All our reception desks are selling poppies for Scottish Poppy Appeal
    • 11th November – our Children in Need event incorporates the England v Scotland football game with a Beat the Goalie competition
    • 18th November – we will be having a coffee morning and dress down day for Children in Need, last year we raised £423
    • Alzheimer Scotland and Gender Equality Nepal – Nepal International Marathon will be Keith Ross’ last race of 2016, so far raised he has raised £795 for two charities
  • December
    • 9th December – we will celebrate Mission Christmas for Cash For Kids by having a Christmas jumpers day. Also we are also going to be collecting toys again


Raising pounds for charity – note: raised figures are correct as of 30th September 2016


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