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Brazilian dam tragedy

Brazilian dam tragedy donation campaign

 
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Worldwide donation campaign launched to support Sodexo colleagues’ families affected by the Brazilian dam collapse

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Chinese New Year - Year of the Pig

Chinese New Year - Year of the Pig

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This week, millions of people across the world will be celebrating one of the biggest festivities of the year - Chinese New Year. Discover more about this Chinese tradition and see how it is celebrated across the world.

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SHR2018

2018 Stop Hunger Global Activity Report

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RED, the Stop Hunger Global Activity Report, pays tribute to several of Stop Hunger's inspiring and sustainable initiatives.

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Navratri

Celebrating Navratri

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Hindus around the world have been celebrating the sacred Navratri festival, which ran from 10 to 18 October.

The festival is a nine-day long fiesta that celebrates the nine avatars of Goddess Durga and the triumph of good over evil.

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HMP Bronzefield Sweet Charity

HMP Bronzefield’s curtain call

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Last month, HMP Bronzefield welcome the general public to watch a theatre production of Sweet Charity.

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BHM2018

Celebrating Black History Month

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In celebration of Black History Month in October several of Sodexo’s key locations came together to create a menu for a lunch to remember, combining decorative displays, mouth-watering food and toe-tapping music to fantastic effect during pop-up theme days.

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Tea and cake - a winning fundraising combination!

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Sodexo’s Defence & Government Services team in Cyprus had a busy week raising over €450 for SSAFA, the Armed Forces charity in early October.

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Help Helen

Help Helen reach her target for Cancer Research

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Helen from Justice Services is tackling three races in what she’s calling her ‘3 versus the Big C’ challenge. Can you help?

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'The Carter Cup' is a fantastic team event that money for Stop Hunger

Defence & Government Services teams up for the cup!

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The annual five-a-side football tournament in Defence & Government Services’ Allenby Connaught contract proved a fantastic team event and raised £1,000 for Stop Hunger in the process!

Called the ‘Carter Cup’, the competition was held at Bhurtpore Barracks at Tidworth Garrison on 3 August, and involved 12 teams from Defence locations at Tidworth & Bulford, Aldershot, Larkhill and Warminster.

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Bike ride raise over £7,000 for charity

RIDE220 CROSSES FINISHING LINE

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A group of 22 cyclists from Defence & Government Services has completed an intense cycling challenge, tackling 220 miles of undulating roads in just two days. 

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24-hour Thames walk for Stop Hunger

24-hour Thames walk for Stop Hunger

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A Government Services team took in some spectacular sights as they tackled a 52-mile walk along the Thames in aid of Stop Hunger.

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Gerry, pictured centre, recently used one of his Sodexo volunteering days to add to the €2,300 he has already raised since March 2016.

GERRY’S RWANDA LIFELINE

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Facilities manager Gerry Furlong has put his passion for cleanliness to a good cause and helped two struggling families in Rwanda.

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STOP THAT TROLLEY!

STOP THAT TROLLEY!

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A trolley full of sweet treats made its way around Sodexo’s contract at Coty in Bournemouth during Stop Hunger Day, raising over £90 for the cause.

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Greater Manchester Run this Sunday

PSL TEAM NEEDS YOUR SUPPORT

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Our colleagues at PSL are taking on the Greater Manchester Run this Sunday and need your support! Read their story below…

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When Steve Henry decided he wanted to raise money for two charities close to his heart, he could have easily baked a few cakes or ran a half marathon.

HUSKY RIDE HELPS HOSPICE

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When Steve Henry decided he wanted to raise money for two charities close to his heart, he could have easily baked a few cakes or ran a half marathon.

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Simon Harper is pictured left and Will Booth right, receiving a Star of the Month award from the site Sodexo client Neil Bell, centre.

HORTICULTURAL SERVICES HEROES

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A Sodexo horticultural services duo working at Unilever Port Sunlight R&D have been commended by contract manager Phil Inman for their swift response to help an elderly man in need.

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Springboard charity trek to Vietnam

SPRINGBOARD RAFFLE

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Vincenzo Alba, assistant manager for the café at London’s National Gallery, is one of two Sodexo people selected to take part in this year’s Springboard charity trek to Vietnam.

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Ashley Moore, office administrator at Allenby/Connaught

EXCITEMENT BUILDS FOR ASHLEY

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Ashley Moore, office administrator at Allenby/Connaught, is only one of two Sodexo colleagues chosen to represent the company on the Springboard Vietnam Trek 2018.

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Security officer Rob Joliffe

ROB’S RUN

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Security officer Rob Joliffe is taking a sizeable step up from his normal 15-minute walk to work to run a half marathon. But it’s all in a good cause for Rob, who’ll be 41 when the run takes place on 8 April, is being sponsored to raise funds for the Multiple Sclerosis Society. His wife Jacqui has MS.

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Retail assistant Kimberley Aplin’s voluntary fundraising activities have been recognised with a special award from her Sodexo Defence client.

SPECIAL AWARD FOR KIMBERLEY

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Retail assistant Kimberley Aplin’s voluntary fundraising activities have been recognised with a special award from her Sodexo Defence client.

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Simon Harper is pictured left and Will Booth right, receiving a Star of the Month award from the site Sodexo client Neil Bell, centre.

HORTICULTURAL SERVICES HEROES

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A Sodexo horticultural services duo working at Unilever Port Sunlight R&D have been commended by contract manager Phil Inman for their swift response to help an elderly man in need.

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Halloween fun supports hospice

Halloween fun supports hospice

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Something spooky was going on among Sodexo’s team at Diageo St. James Gate in Dublin over Halloween, but it was all in a good cause.

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Rose Boulton

EMOTIONAL TRIP FOR ROSE

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A cleaner with Sodexo Justice has made an emotional return trip to Cyprus, 30 years after her brother was killed in a helicopter accident there while serving with the RAF.

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Silence is golden for Children in Need

Silence is golden for Children in Need

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A talkative hygiene operative at Tillery Valley completed an eight-hour shift in silence as part of the team's fundraising efforts which raised £383 for Children in Need.

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MBU Team

HMP Peterborough raises funds for hospice, homes and hunger charities

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The male and female occupants of HMP YOI Peterborough have put their practical skills training to good use by raising more than £6,000 for charity.

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The plucky competitors included: Kiera Browne, Peter Shiels, Ryan McNeilly, Kevin Coyle, Nadine Doherty, Michael Smith, Caoimhe McColgan and Chris McGinley.

‘FILTH FIGHTERS’

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A team of Sodexo cleaners took part in a Total Wipeout-style event which raised £500 for Cancer Research UK.

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Sodexo's Janet Reynolds and Sarah Russell conquered the highest peak in the Atlas Mountains

Sodexo duo conquer the Atlas Mountains

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Sodexo's Janet Reynolds and Sarah Russell conquered the highest peak in the Atlas Mountains to raise money for Stop Hunger.

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Janitor Carl Mahoney and his sister

Janitor Carl completes half marathon

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Janitor Carl Mahoney stepped up a distance to complete the Great North Run – a half marathon – to raise funds for a hospice that cared for his late father.

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Make-A-Wish Foundation

FOR A WHEELIE GOOD CAUSE

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Sodexo’s team at GSK Dungarvan, Ireland, played a pivotal role in the annual GSK annual fundraising cycle ride, providing some much need fuel for the 180 riders. 

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Tillery Valley Foods

Family fun day raises £1,000 for Stop Hunger

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Sodexo's team at Tillery Valley Foods raised £1,000 for Stop Hunger when they hosted a family fun day at The Foundry club in Abertillery.

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Another great fundraising effort has come onto the Your_Sodexo radar!

BRAKE BIKERS RAISE OVER £4,000

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Another great fundraising effort has come onto the Your_Sodexo radar!

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Account manager Marie Arthur, account support manager Rezki Karar and admin support Florentina Balta are all colleagues across Sodexo’s Transport for London account.

GO TEAM TfL!

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They’ve climbed Snowdon, thrown themselves out of a plane and now three intrepid Stop Hunger fundraisers have just completed an 84-mile walk from Newcastle to Carlisle, across Hadrian’s Wall.

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Chef Gordon Muir raised £4,300 for Stop Hunger

Gordon's 96-mile walk smashes fundraising target

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Chef Gordon Muir raised £4,300 for Stop Hunger after walking the 96-mile West Highland Way within six days.

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Pictured left to right: Gavin Acres from the Trussell Trust with Claire Hoban, Lesley Asquith, Hannah Robinson, Tracey Sykes, Jenny Wytcherley, Eddie Moss, Ian Simpson and Jen Kell. Photo by Kim Burford.

AT YOUR SERVICE

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Eleven colleagues from Corporate Services are among the latest Sodexo people to take part in our summer volunteering programme. The team decided to dedicate their Stop Hunger Day (9 May) to the Trussell Trust's regional depot in Coventry.

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Pictured are Steph Horne, Martin Horne, Tom Devaney and Vinny Mlay

SHELL TEAM CONQUERS YORKSHIRE THREE PEAKS

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The smiles on these faces say it all! Pictured are Steph Horne, Martin Horne, Tom Devaney and Vinny Mlay after they completed a Yorkshire Three Peaks fundraising walk on Sunday 11 June.

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More than 50 colleagues from Sodexo’s Corporate Services and Education segments teed off for the Stop Hunger Golf Day at Altrincham Golf Club, Greater Manchester, on 14 June.

Golf day is a big hit

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More than 50 colleagues from Sodexo’s Corporate Services and Education segments teed off for the Stop Hunger Golf Day at Altrincham Golf Club, Greater Manchester, on 14 June.

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Hygiene supervisor Darren Williams shed four stone in seven months to prepare for his successful ascent of Yorkshire's three peaks in July.

Success on two scales

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Hygiene supervisor Darren Williams shed four stone in seven months to prepare for his successful ascent of Yorkshire's three peaks in July.

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A group of committed cycle enthusiasts have raised more than £3,300 for Stop Hunger after taking on a 120-mile overnight bike ride.

Dunwich Dynamo

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A group of committed cycle enthusiasts have raised more than £3,300 for Stop Hunger after taking on a 120-mile overnight bike ride.

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Charlotte Mitchell, Carole Farrelly and Hannah Durkin raised £357 by making and selling cupcakes with the support of fellow office staff.

Cupcake Day raises money for Alzheimers

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Sodexo's team at the Eli Lilly contract in Liverpool whisked up a fundraising storm by organising a cupcake day in aid of the Alzheimers Society.

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Congratulations to Nixie Turner

Nixie's triathlon success

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Congratulations to Nixie Turner who swam, cycled and ran her way to a bronze medal at the Bloodwise Blenheim Palace Triathlon in June.

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When he landed Craig confessed it was "the best thing ever, and an awesome experience that he would love to repeat.”

A sky-high fundraiser

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A machine minder at Tillery Valley Foods in South Wales descended from the skies to raise £300 for Stop Hunger.

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Tillery Valley Foods knew the way to their employees’ hearts when it came to raising money on Stop Hunger Day in May – cake!

Sweet idea

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Tillery Valley Foods knew the way to their employees’ hearts when it came to raising money on Stop Hunger Day in May – cake!

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Main picture, left to right: David Forbes, Gail Thow, Gillian Mitchell and Angus Pauline at the Welcome to Fite sign.

Hunt for Stop Hunger

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The Sodexo Sports & Leisure team at South Queensferry raised more than £300 during a busy day of fundraising during Stop Hunger Day. Sales and event coordinator Kelly McVey helped organise a scavenger hunt and raffle to raise funds for Stop Hunger, which is dedicated to supporting charities that tackle malnutrition and promote healthy eating in the UK and Ireland.

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Well done to all riders: Peter Allen, Barry Pratt, Eluned (Lyn) Read, Edel Brady-Jackson, Kingsley Green and Jason Deyzel.

Schools Effort For Stop Hunger Day

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A Sodexo team from Merton Schools has put pedal power to good use, raising money for Stop Hunger.

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Pictured from left to right ate volunteers: Stuart Hill, Bernadette Pescod, Sarah Chapman, Kim Reeves, Harpreet Cheema, Moira Smith, Holly Godfrey, Christie Cook, James Cook, Alex Owen and Gemma Ewen.

At Your Service

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A hostel for the homeless has been given a much needed makeover thanks to a group of Sodexo volunteers.

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John Dony has published five children’s books

Buy a book: support Stop Hunger

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Business support manager John Dony has published five children’s books to date and has made a generous pledge to donate the proceeds from all downloads to Stop Hunger from now until the end of August!

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Chef David Humphreys

There’s no stopping our TVF team

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If you’re looking for a Sodexo team that’s really making its mark with volunteering and charity work, then look no further than Tillery Valley Foods. 

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Congratulations to the team of ten at Yeovil Helicopters

Runners smash target

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Congratulations to the team of ten at Yeovil Helicopters for completing the Yeovil Half Marathon and raising a whopping £1,127.00 for Stop Hunger.

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Sodexo does the Dunwich Dynamo for Stop Hunger

Join the nightriders

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A Sodexo team is preparing to take part in a 200km night ride from London to Suffolk and is looking for participants and volunteers.

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Tillery Valley Foods’ Stuart Hagerty (far left) and Jeff Dunlop recently got together to organise a charity dinner event. Service Operations’ Natalie Scott is also taking part. The guest speaker was Welsh rugby legend Andy Powell (pictured far right)..

Nepal Trek fundraiser

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Tillery Valley Foods’ Stuart Hagerty and Jeff Dunlop recently got together to organise a charity dinner event, with the aim of raising funds for Springboard.

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Cara (in the middle, back row) and the rest of the team

Coast Busters

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Senior e-communications editor Cara Lester-Smith is usually the lady behind the scenes uploading all your fundraising stories and pictures to Your_Sodexo.

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Stop Hunger Awards 2019
 

A time to reflect, recognise and celebrate!

Last night (19 March), the Sodexo Foundation Dinner celebrated Stop Hunger by fund raising £174,000 and recognising those who inspire others - #StopHungerAwards

 
Celine
 

Celine has the power!

Huge congratulations to Celine Lutzu who has been awarded with the Freedom of the City of London - one of the oldest traditional ceremonies in the world

 
#IWD2019
 

Celebrating International Women’s Day!

Find out what Sodexo is doing to celebrate #IWD2019 taking place on 8 March

 
Julia Jewes - commis chef apprentice
 

Julia rises to the top!

Well done to commis chef apprentice Julia Jewers from Independents by Sodexo, who is through to the national heats of the prestigious Nestle Professional Toque d’Or competition

 
Say it in a different way
 

Say it in a different way

New cards are now available on Recognising You - share the good feeling!

 
Toether through Brexit
 

Together through Brexit

With 51 days to Brexit, Sean Haley, regional chair UK & Ireland, releases an update on behalf of the Regional Leadership Committee and the Brexit Taskforce

 
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Brumadinho Minas Gerais dam Tragedy in Brazil

Statement from Sodexo on the Brumadinho Minas Gerais dam tragedy in Brazil

 
#EatThemToDefeatThem
 

Are you plant powered?

Get plant powered with the new Veg Power campaign and see why Sodexo is committed to healthy lifestyles for all!

 
Pride Netwokrk Event
 

Empowering Pride at Sodexo

On the week LGBT History Month starts, a Sodexo UK & Ireland Pride network event welcomed award winning Pips Bunce, to tell their personal story of being gender fluid and the importance of LGBT+ inclusion in business

 
 
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