Charity and Community (2013)

Leeds Building Society and Variety, the children’s charity, donate a ray of sunshine

Jason Manford and members of Leeds Building Society presenting pupils with a bespoke bus

The comedian Jason Manford, on behalf of Variety, the Children.s Charity, has presented its bespoke Sunshine coach to the pupils of NORSACA's Sutherland House School in Carlton, Nottingham.

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Leeds Building Society collect a harvest feast

Two members of staff showing some of the food donated by fellow staff members

Leeds Building Society held a Harvest Festival charity event at its Head Office, where staff brought in food to be donated to the Leeds Children’s Charity.

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Leeds Building Society colleagues go to great heights for Chellow Heights

Leeds Building Society staff raising money for the Chellow Heights school

The team at our branch in Bradford have been on a fundraising campaign over the past few months, to raise money for local special needs school Chellow Heights.

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Charity minded Society trekkers complete 3 Peaks Challenge!

12 Colleagues from the Sale branch about to start their trek in aid of British Heart Foundation

12 colleagues from the Society’s Sales team took on the National Three Peaks Challenge in aid of the British Heart Foundation.

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Society raises almost £300 for St George’s Crypt

The Leeds Building Society football team

Leeds Building Society joined forces with Legal & General to enter a team in the Emmerdale Football Tournament & Family Fun Day.

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Our volunteering ambassadors

A group of Leeds Building Society staff doing some gardening work

This summer many colleagues have been ‘lending a hand’ in their community, including a group of 6 at Hollybank Trust in Mirfield in July.

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Puppy love in Peterborough

A Leeds Building Society with two guide dogs

We invited the people of Peterborough to join us for a Guide Dogs Fun Day in our branch, at 2 Queen Street, to raise funds for the Guide Dogs charity.

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Our colleagues donate £500 to help out school

A photograph showing members of Leeds Building Society presenting a cheque to school pupils

Pupils at a school which was severely damaged by heavy rain have been given a gift from generous Leeds Building Society colleagues.

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Society managers volunteer to help the homeless

A group of Leeds Building Society staff

Our branch managers based in the North volunteered for a day to support St George’s Crypt in Leeds.

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Community space gets charity facelift

Members of Leeds Building Society with tools in hand, ready to start DIY work

Kind-hearted staff at our branch in Ripon put down their passbooks and picked up paintbrushes to transform a community space for local charities.

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‘Lending a Hand’ so 500 children can take holidays for first time

Leeds Building Society members in the woods with tools and bicycles

Society launches formal volunteering initiative, “Lending a Hand”, that allows everyone to use a day each year to help in the community.

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Fairy Godmother Lynda accepts donation to help older people this winter

The Fairy Godmother with Paul Kaye and a graphic which shows  amount of 19,235

Lynda Bellingham took time out from her role starring as the Fairy Godmother in Cinderella to accept a vital donation on behalf of Age UK.

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