Community investment

Red Nose Day

Community investment

Donate over £400 million to charitable causes.

Our progress so far

  • £100,000 raised for local causes through colleague volunteering in 2013/14
  • Over £6 million raised through our Local Charity scheme over the last five years
  • More than 300 of our stores have food donation partnerships in place to redistribute food past its sell by date
  • Around £4.5 million raised for The Royal British Legion in 2013, with an estimated £19 million raised since 2008
  • Record £6.7 million raised for Sport Relief 2014
  • £84 million raised for Comic Relief’s work at home and abroad since partnership began in 1999
  • £2 million raised with the help of our colleagues and customers for local charities and community groups

Little Story: Bobbing for Red Noses