We were honoured to win a Mayor of Croydon Civic Award for our commitment to the Croydon community this month. Shortlisted in the Business in the Community category, our continued efforts toward local recruitment and development of skills were recognised on what was a fantastic evening. We spent the night with the borough’s
Last week we celebrated some of the fantastic work done on a daily basis by our people at an event to mark our 30th Anniversary. We welcomed over 50 staff members across all areas of the business for a special evening hosted by the Mayor of Croydon. The evening saw employees recognised
Our employees were on top of their game in July, with two staff members collecting Employee of the Month awards! Congratulations are in order for Bianca Jackson and Aaron Stevens for their outstanding level of work, going above and beyond in their duties. Bianca Jackson is one of our Cleaning Operatives working on Hanover Housing
Chequers got involved in the festivities at Lansdowne Green last weekend to celebrate diversity in the community! The annual International Day held at Lansdowne Green was held by our client Optivo, and saw residents, contractors and housing officers come together in a day of good food, good music and community cohesion. Colourful
Chequers played an important part in One Housing’s recent Volunteer Days at one of their properties in Camden. Our Electrical & Building Supervisor Rand was on hand to deliver materials to the site, while assisting and instructing volunteers who gave up their time to redecorate and regenerate the property, inside and out.
This weekend we took part in the second annual Croydon PrideFest in support of the LGBTQ community. Chequers members of staff manned a stall at the event, decked out in Pride colours and running competitions and giving out prizes. We were also selling Lady Garden hoodies to raise money for the Gynaecological
Congratulations are in order as our June Employee of the Month has been awarded to two members of staff! Marcelo Puruncajas is a cleaning operative in our commercial department and Chris Whitley is a handyman who also works for our joint-venture company Renovo in the Electrical and Building department. Always a reliable member of
We were honoured to join a host of like-minded businesses at The International CSR Excellence Awards ceremony, where we picked up an award for our environmental practices. Chequers was awarded the Bronze award for Sustainability at the ceremony in The Palace of Westminster for our efforts to drive down emissions and lower our carbon