Archive: Partners

International Women’s Day 2021

Written by / 3rd March, 2021 / Corporate, Partners, Staff

Paula Kennedy holding up the International Women's Day logo

The campaign theme for the 2021 International Women’s Day is #ChoosetoChallenge. IWD is a good day to challenge ourselves not only about what we seek to achieve in relation to gender balance at Melin but also more widely, because while we can celebrate that our gender pay gap is zero we know we still have a long way to go, to be a truly diverse and inclusive organisation.

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Over £16,000 raised for St David’s Hospice

Written by / 10th February, 2021 / Partners

The Melin team at Kolor Dash in 2019

We supported St David’s Hospice Care during 2019 and 2020. Through sponsorship of events, fundraising in the office (when we could) and online fundraising Melin and our generous staff raised an impressive £16,599.38 for the local charity.

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Sponsoring the Pride of Gwent Awards

Written by / 26th January, 2021 / Awards, Communities, Partners

Pride of Gwent Awards 2020/21 logo

The Pride of Gwent Awards are an opportunity to showcase the incredible people, groups and communities. These are our unsung heroes, who should be recognised for the amazing work that they do.

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Local charity TRAC2 receive a gifted van just in time for Christmas

Written by / 17th December, 2020 / Partners

Staff from Melin met with Trac2 with the new van

Thanks to the community benefit clause we put into contracts, and our partnership with Robert Price we have been able to donate a van to TRAC2. We arranged for the new graphics to be fitted to one of our lease vans and have gifted it to the TRAC2 team, who do so much work locally supporting those in need in our communities.

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It’s all about community

Written by / 9th December, 2020 / Communities, Partners

Some of our Maintenance team standing by a Melin van

We realise the importance of supporting local communities and that is at the heart of everything we do. We have set up a sustainable communities fund, which contractors who work with us contribute to, this money helps support our schools project, FACE and allows us to support our partnership schools.

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