11th November 2016

CYRENIANS CHARITY OF THE YEAR AT NEW SAINSBURYS

Coventry Cyrenians have been chosen as charity of the year at the new Sainsbury’s branch in Far Gosford Street, Coventry. It is located at on Gosford Gate, the brand new student accommodation hall near Coventry University.

Sainsburys Opening 1

 

The branch officially opened on Thursday 3rd November, where Coventry’s Lord Mayor, the Sainsbury’s store team and staff members from Cyrenians were in attendance.

 

 

Sainsburys Opening 2

 

 

 

Jack Swinburn – our Fundraising and Partnerships Managesaid “We’re delighted that the new Sainsbury’s branch has decided to select us as their charity of the year. They were aware of the crucial work we deliver locally and were enthusiastic in supporting us. Everyone here is excited about our partnership and we wish them every success with their new store”. 

 

Heather Thompson - Store Manager said “I would like to thank the Lord Mayor of Coventry and the Coventry Cyrenians who joined us today for the ribbon cutting, we hope to continue working closely with the rest of the local community.”

 

Read more in the Coventry Telegraph:

http://www.coventrytelegraph.net/news/new-far-gosford-street-store-12149300

http://www.coventrytelegraph.net/news/new-far-gosford-street-store-12149300