Barrington James smash their fundraising target for Cancer Research
Every 2 minutes someone in the UK is given the devastating news that they have cancer. As the population grows and ages, sadly the number of cases rise as well and now 1 in 3 of us will be affected by cancer at some point in our lives. Barrington James, a leading Global Specialist Pharmaceutical Recruitment Consultancy, who have worked with Cancer Research UK, the world’s leading charity that are dedicated to beating cancer through research, for a number of years providing quality staffing solutions throughout the organisation. It is through this work that Barrington James see first-hand just how much it costs to fund vital research into beating cancer.
That is why & lsquo;Team Barrington James’ who are all motivated for different reasons with many touched personally by cancer, & lsquo;Team Barrington James’ wanted to partake in the Race for Life and raise as much money as possible for the charity. Setting out to raise £650.00, the girls have smashed the target with their Just Giving fundraising page currently standing at £1,510.75 – 232% of their original target. Barrington James CEO, Dan Barrington adds
"I am so proud of each and every one of Team Barrington James. They all trained hard and have done phenomenally well raising such a huge amount of money for a great cause. With so many people affected by cancer we hope that our bit makes a difference."