Sussex Solicitors raise nearly £30,000 for Rockinghorse Children’s Charity
Mayo Wynne Baxter, renowned for their commitment to contributing to their local communities, has raised just under £30,000 for local children’s charity Rockinghorse. To celebrate Rockinghorse’s 50th year anniversary, Mayo Wynne Baxter have hosted and sponsored a variety of fundraising events already this year including the Brighton Medieval Banquet, sporting lunch The Best of British, the MWB Annual Golf Day and smaller in-house fundraising events.
Rockinghorse’s 50th year welcomes the launch of the ‘Sussex Giving for Sussex Children’ initiative, where they will aim to provide £500,000 worth of funding which will be split between 10 worthy children’s centres and paediatric services in Sussex. Striving to make their services stimulating, cutting edge and accessible for the many babies, children and young people who need them, through their 50th year appeal, they’re aiming to make a real difference with some deserving projects.
With this huge achievement in year one of a two year partnership, the future of fundraising looks prosperous for Mayo Wynne Baxter and Rockinghorse, with plans for events for the next year already in the works. There’s even talk of another Medieval Banquet! Individuals in the firm have also been on their own fundraising crusades including CEO of Mayo Wynne Baxter Chris Randall doing 50 miles for 50 years of Rockinghorse.
Chris Randall, Chief Executive of the Sussex solicitors said “We’re more than pleased with the final amount raised for Rockinghorse this year. It’s been a pleasure fundraising towards celebrating their 50th Anniversary and we hope to raise even more in the year ahead.”
Mayo Wynne Baxter is one of the largest law firms in the region employing over 230 lawyers and support staff across ten locations in Sussex. Known mainly for their exceptional levels of client service they have also developed a reputation for their charity and community work.