Charity

Sleeping out for a great cause

Team Chequers have taken on another challenge for charity, this time swapping their cosy beds for the hard-concrete floor for one night to raise important funds for homelessness charity Evolve. Layered up with their sleeping bags in tow, 7 members of our team headed to Box Park Croydon on Sunday 24th March to take part

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Celebration & Awards

Celebrating Success

We are thrilled and proud to announce the promotion of two of our valued team members, Alexandra Magalhaes and Marco Silva to the title of Associate Directors.     Both Alexandra and Marco have proved themselves to be crucial members of the Chequers team and we are extremely proud of their achievements. Alexandra began her career

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Environmental

Chequers Charge to Sustainability

January brings forth a new year of excellence, collaboration and one of our core values, sustainability. With an ever-changing city landscape, an innovative new scheme has Chequers Contract Services leading the charge for a greener London. A new Transport for London initiative called Go Ultra Low City (GULCS) has enabled boroughs to work alongside businesses

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Celebration & Awards

Award Success

on Thursday 27th September 2018 Executive Director James Kelly, CEO Rosaleen Liard and our BICSc Training Assessor of the Year finalist Marcio Geraldes were joined by Derek Sennett from Optivo Housing Association at the BICSc Annual Awards and Dinner. It was a very successful evening, seeing Optivo and Chequers collecting the award for ‘Client Commitment

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Community

Chequers at Pridefest

Chequers were proud to attend Croydon Pridefest as sponsors for the third year running! We ran a stall full of enjoyable games with several prizes to be won by the public. Croydon pride aims to provide a safe and tolerant community within Croydon for all of its diverse members. The event allowed people from the

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Charity

Team Chequers Raise Over £1000

Once again Team Chequers have done us proud, raising over £1000 for charity at a run in Hyde Park! Nine Chequers employees took part in the annual Lady Garden Run to raise money for the Gynaecological Cancer Fund.   Georgia, Marcus, Mason, Sina, Arshia, Katie, Amanda, Cat and Alexandra all ran 5k in support of

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Charity

Bringing A Touch Of Magic To Milton Grange

  Billy’s hard work finally paid off in May as a magical new installation delighted residents living with dementia at a care home in Eastbourne.   The Tovertafel interactive ‘Magic Table’ debuted at Milton Grange, giving residents the chance to have some fun with the vibrant games and interact socially.   It was made possible

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Community

Dementia Action Week

Some of our newest employees became Dementia Friends as part of National Dementia Action Week this week.   Apprentices Sufyaan, Sina and Richard joined Mason from our Recruitment Team for the session which raised awareness of the difficulties people face when living with dementia.   Those of you who work on senior living or extra-care

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