The Echo Trust has received the support of DJ Charlie Sloth for its Easter ‘Give a Kid a Quid’ fundraising collection. Charlie will be lending his support by featuring on the fundraising posters which will be on display in every Luminar venue between Thursday 2 April at Saturday 11 April 2015. The Luminar venue who […]
Archive | March, 2015
Echo Trust Grants 2015-16
Echo Trust Grants 2015-16 The Trustees of the charity have recently met and made an important decision concerning the next round of grant awards from the Echo Trust. Unfortunately the fundraising for 2014-15 didn’t reach the desired target we had set. All Luminar venues worked extremely hard to raise donations for the Echo Trust, which […]
Luminar Staff Wear It Pink For Breast Cancer!
Luminar head office staff took part in the Breast Cancer Wear it Pink day in October 2014. They managed to bake cakes, wear crazy pink clothing and bank £120.00 for such a deserving charity! All donations were banked with the Echo Trust and in turn Echo has paid this to Breast Cancer.
Luminar Nightclubs Raise Christmas Cash for Kids!
Luminar Nightclubs Raise Christmas Cash for Kids! Luminar nightclubs have raised £14,700 for the Give a Kid a Quid fundraising campaign over the Christmas period. The Echo Trust would like to thank all Luminar staff for their hard working in securing donations in their nightclubs during the busy festive period. All donations have been placed […]
The final group from our skydive team took to the sky in Exeter, Devon on Sunday 2 June 2013. The first two groups had already jumped in May but bad weather delayed the jumps for the final 6 people. However, the final group got their jumps done on 2 June in bright sunshine. A massive […]
The Skydive is Almost Here
The Echo Trust skydive is almost here and will take place on Sunday 28 August 2013. The total raised so far is £5500! Echo has 15 willing jumpers signed up to take part. The forecast for Sunday in Devon at the moment is sunny so we are looking forward to a brilliant day! Our jumpers […]
Skydive for the Echo Trust
The Echo Trust will hold a skydive event in Exeter on 28 April 2013. Staff from The Luminar Group Limited will take to the sky to raise much needed donations for the Echo Trust! In 2004 the Echo Trust entered the Guinness Book of World Records for the most amount of tandem parachute jumps in […]
Echo Trust Grants 2013
Following two successful years for non stop grant making, the Echo Trust has commenced its fundraising activities again. 2013 and 2014 will see the Echo Trust hold fundraising campaigns at Luminar venues to encourage staff and customers to donate their spare change to help sick children in the UK. Unfortunately at present the Echo Trust […]
Second Donation to Milton Keynes Hospital from The Luminar Group
The second donation to Milton Keynes Hospital of £9712.00 was awarded to the hospital’s Critical Care department. The department cared for Sara Dignam a Luminar Group employee when she was diagnosed with meningitis as a young adult. Sara woke up feeling ‘a bit fluey’ in January 1990. Her life was saved when her GP realised […]
The Luminar Group Limited Donates to Milton Keynes Hospital
Staff at the Milton Keynes based head office of The Luminar Group Limited applied to the Echo Trust to provide Milton Keynes Hospital with two grants for various medical equipment which is required to provide better treatment to sick children and young adults. The first grant, pictured, for £53,800 enabled the purchase of neonatal unit […]