The Sussex Beacon receives £5000 from the Santander Community Plus Foundation

Following a nomination by Santander employee Gary Luxumburg to the Santander Foundation, The Sussex Beacon are delighted to say that we have received a cheque for £5,000.

Gary said:

“In view of the great work that The Sussex Beacon does in the local community I have nominated the charity for a Santander Community Plus award. I am so pleased that Santander have been able to offer a £5000 grant to The Sussex Beacon to help support the great work which you do in the community.”

The Santander Foundation offers grants to UK registered charities for projects that support people in local communities.

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Santander Branch Director, Kenny Tutt, handed over the cheque to The Sussex Beacon when he visited our center on 29th January 2016.

Simon DoweSimon Dowe, CEO of The Sussex Beacon said:

“We greatly appreciate the support from Santander, and for the nomination from Gary Luxumburg a keen supporter of The Sussex Beacon. This money will go towards providing our vital services for people living with HIV across Brighton and Hove. We look forward to building our relationship with Santander in the future, and thank them for their support and generosity.”

The Sussex Beacon charity offers specialist care and support for people living with HIV. Open 365 days a year, we help people manage the everyday realities of living with this life-long condition that has no cure. Our Inpatient and Outpatient services help people living with HIV related illnesses, initiating new drug therapies, or supporting those struggling with extreme side effects of HIV medication. The Sussex Beacon supports the whole person by addressing the physical, psychological and social impact of HIV.

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