Cambridge Building Society donates to Bury Drop In to mark the opening of its new branch in the Buttermarket.
Cambridge Building Society held a special event on Monday 21 February 2022, presenting £1,000 each to Gatehouse and Bury Drop In. This event marked the opening of the new store in the Buttermarket, Bury St Edmunds..
CEO at Cambridge Building Society, Peter Burrows, presented cheques to the charities at an informal get together on Monday evening. He said: “The new store has been open just over a month and the response from the local community has been overwhelming. “We have been supporting local communities with homes and housing since we founded in 1850.
Robert Green, chair of trustees of Bury Drop In, said: “We are very grateful for its generous donation. “This funding will provide valuable support to people who are homeless and vulnerably housed in Bury St Edmunds.”
Pictured L-R: Amanda Bloomfield, CEO, Gatehouse Caring in East Anglia, CEO Peter Burrows and Chairman John Spence, Cambridge Building Society, and Robert Green, Chair of Trustees, Bury Drop In.