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Charities

Charities

The limitless generosity of which people are capable and the dedication that they demonstrate in making a true difference to the lives of others is something we find so incredibly heartening. Here at Sykes Cottages we’re committed to supporting charitable work far and wide.

Here a just a few of the amazing charities we actively support:

Sykes Charity of the Year, 2020; Teenage Cancer Trust 
Teenage Cancer Trust is the only charity in the UK specialising in nursing care and support for young people with cancer. Everyday, seven young people, ages 13-24 are diagnosed with cancer, the charity is dedicated to providing the vital need of support.

PDSA
The PDSA is the UK’s leading vet charity. Since 1917, their mission has been to save, protect and heal pets throughout the UK. With 51 Pet Hospitals, the PDSA  help over 470,000 pets each and every year.

Chester Zoo
Chester Zoo was recently named the UK’s most visited attraction outside of London and is regarded as one of the best zoos in the world. As a world-leading conservation charity, Chester Zoo is responsible for some truly outstanding work in protecting endangered species.

Passion for Learning
Founded in 2011, Passion for Learning was set up to bring adults from all walks of life to share their skills and enthusiasm with children who struggle to read and learn.

Create for Nature
Create for Nature is an environmental and social engagement, creating bespoke and reclaimed furniture to support the Cheshire Wildlife Trust.

Stick ‘n’ Step
Stick ‘n’ Step are a charity that works with children and young people with cereal palsy, and their families across the North West and North Wales.They provide conductive education sessions, as well as delivering support, management and fundraising.

The Worry Wizard 
The goal of The Worry Wizard is to support children and those who care for them, as well as to develop tools and techniques that mange children’s worries before they become issues that affect their well-being.

Here you’ll find updates on the charities we support, news on fundraising activities and information on how you can get involved too.

3rd January 2020

Our Sponsorship Pledge to Chester Zoo

We have committed to sponsoring Chester Zoo for a third consecutive year, supporting a charity that is very close...

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23rd March 2017

Chester Zoo: Q&A with the Elephant Keeper

1 We’ve all heard about Chester Zoo over the last few years due to TV series, such as Our...

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9th March 2017

Share Chosen as Sykes Cottages’ Charity of the Year

Following a company-wide vote, Share has been selected as our first ever ‘Charity of the Year’. Staff based at...

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Sykes Charity Work
3 years ago

Sykes Charity Work: PDSA

Celebrating its 100th year of operation this November, PDSA is the UK’s leading vet charity. For almost a century, the...

Sykes Charity Work
7 years ago

Support the Sykes Cottages Team in the Three Peaks Challenge

In only 26 days a hearty team of walkers from Sykes Cottages HQ will be heading into deepest darkest...

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