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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Veterans from HMP Peterborough tackled a sponsored indoor row in support of the Pilgrim Bandits

Rowing event raises over £1,000 for wounded soldiers charity

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Veterans from HMP Peterborough tackled a sponsored indoor row in support of the Pilgrim Bandits, a charity established by a small group of Special Forces veterans with the aim of using their unique training and experience to help and inspire wounded soldiers to live life to the full.

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Legends drop in for charity football match

Charity football

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Community causes in Scotland were given a boost from a charity football match in October that pitched Old Firm legends from Celtic and Glasgow Rangers FC against a prison team from HMP Addiewell.

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Zoe Lang and her oldest friend Jo Graham set off at the end of August for the two-week challenge

Zoe's got plenty of energy

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Zoe Lang works as an energy and sustainability lead for Sodexo Service Operations. And she’s just proved she’s got plenty of both, having cycled 900 miles from Land’s End to John O’Groats to raise money for Stop Hunger. 

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Gareth John says there were several reasons he and a friend decided to tackle a 300-mile bike ride from London to Paris in July, including to “get fit and have fun with some new people

Chair gets in the saddle for Stop Hunger

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Gareth John says there were several reasons he and a friend decided to tackle a 300-mile bike ride from London to Paris in July, including to “get fit and have fun with some new people

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Nuala Burton and Maria Wright take part in Three Peaks Challenge

Two take on a mountainous challenge

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A plucky pair of employees from HMP Bronzefield in Middlesex went more than the extra mile when they decided to take part in the National Three Peaks Challenge.

Nuala Burton and Maria Wright, both caseworkers at the prison, braved wind and rain as well as lack of sleep during the famous event.

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Rowing rookie Sarah Fraser took the plunge when she heard the company where she works in Aberdeen was looking for volunteer oarsmen and oarswomen for a corporate event.

Turtle-y terrific

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Rowing rookie Sarah Fraser took the plunge when she heard the company where she works in Aberdeen was looking for volunteer oarsmen and oarswomen for a corporate event.

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Colleagues from across Sodexo Justice Services (SJS) UK custody sites came together to compete in the Europe Corporate Games in June.

Justice Services compete

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Colleagues from across Sodexo Justice Services (SJS) UK custody sites came together to compete in the Europe Corporate Games in June.

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Wayne, who is head of learning and skills, is happy to report he finished the run and sent us this quick report of how it went on the day

Wayne's wonderful performance

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Wayne, who is head of learning and skills, is happy to report he finished the run and sent us this quick report of how it went on the day.

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Children using laptops donated by the trek group

A life-changing trek to Peru

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Asked to sum up an eight-day trip to Peru and commercial financial controller Alex Dove simply has one word to say: ‘amazing’.

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Colchester Garrison had a milk lid mile

Stop Hunger Day 2016

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Stories and pictures from last week’s Stop Hunger Day are coming in to the Your_Sodexo team, and it’s amazing to see the effort everyone put in!

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Gemma Wright, Healthcare

Stop Hunger Day

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If sponsored runs are not your thing, and your cake baking skills aren’t up to scratch, why not consider volunteering for FareShare on Stop Hunger Day next week (26 April)?

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HMP Peterborough’s head of learning, skills and employment, Wayne Peters

Marathon effort

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HMP Peterborough’s head of learning, skills and employment, Wayne Peters, is tackling the London Marathon on 24 April as is looking for sponsorship to help spur him on to reach his target of £2,000 for charity Sue Ryder.

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Alex Dove is looking for sponsors on his trip to Peru

Springboard Trek

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Springboard’s annual charity trek is happening soon (11-22 March), which will see a group of committed fundraisers trek through a remote area of Peru and support a community project in a local village.

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New bike for Ashton

New bike for Ashton

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Now the weather’s getting colder, how about this for a Sodexo story to warm the heart?

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Airedale Hospital’s patient dining supervisor Danny Fossey is a keen walker and mountaineer

Danny heads for base camp

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Airedale Hospital’s patient dining supervisor Danny Fossey is a keen walker and mountaineer, yet the challenge he’s set himself for next month would make even the hardiest of outdoor types think twice.

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Pictured left to right is deputy director Chris Purkess, senior management team’s Sam Briscoe, senior prison custody officer Sam Ketterick, duty manager Mark Hodd, human resources business partner Laura Wiles and duty manager Steve Ruri.

Brighton bikers

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Bronzefield team tackles 60-mile journey

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Over £3,000 raised by Sodexo and AZ team

Three Peaks Challenge

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A team from Sodexo and AstraZeneca has raised £3,122 for good causes by completing the gruelling UK Three Peaks Challenge. Within 24 hours, they scaled the three highest mountains in Scotland, England and Wales – Ben Nevis, Scafell Pike and Snowdon.

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Pictured: Greg Jennings jumping into the canal

Stop Hunger Day smashes target

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Your fundraising activities smashed our Stop Hunger Day fundraising target.

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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

 
Sodexo Black Banner
 

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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