Mission statement

The Mears Foundation is the independent charitable arm of Mears Group.

The Foundation is a grant-making trust that seeks to harness the goodwill, talents and skills within Mears Group to beneft charities that provide practical help and support to vulnerable people.

Coming up

Isle of Wight challenge

04/08/2017 - 07/05/2018

A team of 10 Mears employees are taking on the Isle of Wight Challenge http://www.isleofwightchallenge.com/ for the Mears Foundation. The Challenge is to walk 106Km around the island continuously starting at 9am on the 5th May 2018 through the day and night and finishing 24hrs later on the 6th of May.  

All fundraising goes to the Mears Foundation to support local charities and vulnerable people around the UK and you can donate at:-


The Mears team - Kevin Morrow, Steve Osbourne, Ray Blundell, Nick Davidge, Dave Pearce, Martin Gaffney, Jon Hackett, Andy Derry, Ryan Nicholson and Simon Bloodworth. 

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Autumn Raffle 2017

05/09/2017 - 31/10/2017

We really hope you’ll support us by playing our Autumn Raffle – by doing so, you’ll help the foundation raise funds, and give yourself the chance to get your hands on a wonderful prize.

Thanks for your support and good luck in the draw!

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Mears Foundation Autumn Walk

07/09/2017 - 10/11/2017

As thoughts begin to turn to autumn, we are proud to announce the date for the Mears Foundation autumn walk.

Autumn is a time of wonder when the natural world turns a kaleidoscope of colour and landscapes come alive.


Put a note in your diary … Friday 10th November 2017.

Yes, by popular demand - Kew Bridge to Vauxhall Thames Path. The River Thames was once a major location for import and export and as it gets into London the river's banks were originally lined with many warehouses and wharfs.


You will pass many historic landmarks and raise money for a good cause.

More details to follow soon.

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