848 is tackling the Yorkshire Three Peaks for Samaritans
We’re taking on the Yorkshire Three Peaks challenge to raise money for our National Charity of 2022, Samaritans.
A team made up of staff from all areas of the business will be tackling the challenge on Saturday the 14th of May. The route is a 5200ft ascent, over 24 miles, in under 12 hours…
All donations will be greatly appreciated in helping us raise as much money as we can for Samaritans. 848 is passionate about supporting good mental health and we are proud to support this cause. All funds will go direct to Samaritans after the challenge. Learn more about our CSR and charity commitments.
You can visit our JustGiving page if you would like to donate.
About the Yorkshire Three Peaks
The Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge takes on the peaks of Pen-y-ghent, Whernside and Ingleborough. These peaks form part of the Pennine range, and encircle the head of the valley of the River Ribble, in the Yorkshire Dales National Park.
This is a 24 mile climb up, down and around three peaks in the Yorkshire Dales:
Samaritans is a suicide prevention and mental health charity that provides emotional support for those who are struggling to cope or at risk of suicide. Samaritans responds to around 10,000 calls a day. The charity is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, providing a valuable service that saves lives.
"We make sure there’s someone there for anyone who needs someone." Samaritans' Mission
About donating through JustGiving
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