CRASH News

CRASH Christmas Fundraising Highlights

This December, CRASH Christmas Jumper Day saw festive onesies, reindeer antlers and baubles hung on beards! Thank you to everyone who took part and put on a silly sweatshirt to raise vital funds for CRASH. The money raised will enable us to continue supporting homelessness charities and hospices with their building projects all year round…. Read more »

CRASH Patrons create wash bags for hundreds of homeless people this Christmas

Employees from CRASH Patron companies: 8build, Beale & Co, Bauder, and Hanson have generously created hundreds of wash bags for homeless people this Christmas. The wash bags contained items such as soap, shower gel and toothpaste and were delivered to six homelessness charities, that CRASH supports across the UK. Becky Holt, Marketing and Communications Manager… Read more »

Construction Marketing Awards raise £999 for CRASH

CRASH was delighted to be the chosen charity at the Construction Marketing Awards (CMA) which took place on the 28th November in London. The awards showcased the construction industry’s creativity, innovation and effectiveness in marketing. The dinner welcomed 300 industry colleagues hosted by comedian Tiff Stevenson. Guests raised £999 during the evening. Francesca Roberts, CRASH… Read more »

Builders’ Merchants Awards raises £5,252 for CRASH and the Rainy Day Trust

CRASH was honoured to be selected as one of two benefiting charities for the Builders’ Merchants Awards which took place on the 22nd November at the Hilton Park Lane Hotel in London. Returning for the 18th year, the Builders’ Merchants Awards celebrate excellence throughout the merchant sector. The awards were hosted by the inspirational Dame… Read more »

Property Week Management All Star Awards Raises £1,709 for CRASH

CRASH is delighted to announce that the Property Week Management All-Star Awards raised £1,709 for CRASH on Wednesday 6th November 2019 in London. Returning for a fourth year the Property Week Management All Star Awards celebrated excellence across all segments of management of real estate. Taking place at the magnificent Grosvenor House in Mayfair, attendees… Read more »

The Brick Awards raises £5,505 for CRASH

CRASH is delighted to announce that the Brick Awards 2019 raised an impressive £5,505 for CRASH on Wednesday 13th November at the Royal Lancaster Hotel in London.  Returning for the 43rd year, the awards were hosted by Giles Brandreth and were a true celebration of the very best use of brick in the built environment. … Read more »

CRASH helps London homelessness charity with life-changing building project

The Upper Room has been helping homeless and vulnerable people since 1990. Since opening as a soup kitchen 25 years ago, the charity’s services have developed dramatically. It now runs three main projects which give people who are socially disadvantaged the tools and skills they need to restore their dignity, reduce their risk of homelessness… Read more »

CPA Autumn Lunch raises £7,583 for CRASH

CRASH is delighted to announce that the Construction Products Association (CPA) Autumn Lunch charity draw raised £7,583 for CRASH on Thursday 31st October 2019 in London. The three-course lunch welcomed over 600 guests from across the industry who heard from world-renowned behavioural economist and Financial Times columnist, Tim Harford OBE. After dinner, there was a… Read more »