A ROOFING AND CLADDING company hopes to raise up to £100,000 for charity with a football tournament dominated by roofing firms.
Seven contractors, including five from the roofing sector, have already signed up and pledged £6,000 each for the Construction Industry Trophy for 2020, which will raise money for the Teenage Cancer Trust and The Outward Bound Trust.
The seven companies pledging for charity are:
- CBRE (one the largest global property managers in the world)
- M&J Group
- Ifield & Barrett
- Inspire Contracts
- ICE Roofing & Cladding
- MAC Roofing & Contracting
- Alumasc Plc
The Outward Bound Trust is an educational charity that helps young people learn and grow through outdoor pursuits and courses, while the Teenage Cancer Trust supports young people through cancer treatment and beyond.
The event is organised by building envelope consultants and leak detection specialists, RAM Building Consultancy which is also covering all of the event’s costs.
Premier league experience
The event is being held at Selhurt Park and will also be attended by 1978 World Cup winners, Ossie Ardiles and Ricky Villa, plus Sky Sports’ Matt Lorenzo.
Fabio and Sven lokkalikes whill also be on hand to offer coaching advice.
Twelve slots for teams are available with seven-a-side teams playing 80 minutes each, with qualified FA Match Officials, professional photography and a charity auction and raffle.
Pete Henrickson, CEO of RAM Building Consultancy is urging more in the roofing industry to get involved, saying, “Enjoy this great experience alongside leading industry peers; whilst not forgetting we are here for so much more than that, helping to provide life changing opportunities for the youth of our nation.
“Those that may be face a frightening illness that no-one at that time of their life should have to endure and those that may not have had the advantages in life that so many of us have been lucky to have enjoyed.
“This is your chance to really make a big difference.”
To discuss signing up, email email@example.com or call the business on 0844 335 1822.