Thorn and Zumtobel part of the Zumtobel Group, have raised £9,824 for the Electrical Industries Charity (EIC) during the financial year 2023/24. The funds were raised through various internal initiatives, reflecting the company’s commitment to supporting its wider community.

Paul Kilburn, Managing Director UK and Ireland at the Zumtobel Group, expressed his pride in his team’s efforts, highlighting the importance of supporting the EIC: “The Electrical Industries Charity often stands as an unsung hero behind the scenes in the electrical industry, offering invaluable support and assistance to those in need. Our team has come together to contribute to this noble cause, recognising the crucial role EIC plays in the lives of many. The compassion and dedication of the EIC team are truly inspiring, and we are honoured to support their mission.”

Kate Adamczyk, Director of Marketing and Business Development at the Electrical Industries Charity, expressed her gratitude for the Zumtobel Group’s efforts: “We are incredibly grateful to the Zumtobel Group for their remarkable fundraising efforts and their unwavering support for the Electrical Industries Charity. The £9,824 raised will make a significant difference in the lives of many individuals within the electrical industry who rely on our assistance. The creativity and enthusiasm shown by the Zumtobel Group team through their various initiatives are truly praiseworthy. Their commitment to giving back to the community exemplifies the very best of corporate social responsibility.”

The EIC provides essential support to individuals in the electrical industry, ensuring that those in need receive the assistance they deserve. The charity’s diverse team, from front-line support staff to the executive team and volunteers, plays a pivotal role in its operations.

The funds raised by the Zumtobel Group brands and teams were accumulated through a series of engaging activities and initiatives, including:

– Walking Challenge

– Central donation for customer surveys

– Bake offs

– Donate for a duvet day

– Last One Standing events

– Red Bull Book Auction

The efforts demonstrate the company’s commitment to corporate social responsibility and the wellbeing of the community it serves.


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