News - January 2018

Isle of Wight Challenge 2018

With the Isle of Wight Challenge only around the corner the Mears Foundation team are focused with their training program.

With that in mind, we would welcome any donations to help and raise some worthwhile money for the Foundation.

If you' would like to donate, please click on the below link (set up by Team Captain, Mr Kevin Morrow)

Happy training and good luck team MF!

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DePaul, thank you for the certificate...

DePaul, thank you for the certificate.

Glad we could help.

Blue Monday 2018 is TODAY!

Today is Blue Monday, a day many believe to be the most depressing day of the year.
Here are five tips to help you beat the Blue Monday blues:-


· Connect with the people around you
· Be active
· Keep learning
· Give to others
· Be mindful


Enjoy your day!

Mears Care Laindon are tackling 5km of Obstacles!

As part of our social values campaign for 2018 the team from Mears Care Laindon are participating in the Inflatable 5km Running Event at Chelmsford.

Thank you for your support Mears Care Laindon.

Good luck!

Why not join us for one of the Mears Foundation walks?

Walking is simple, free and one of the easiest ways to get more active.

Take a stroll with friends and colleagues, and raise money for worthy causes.

The Mears Foundation walk dates are:-


22nd March Dovestone, Greater Manchester
13th April Hadrian’s Wall, Wallsend, Northumberland
24th April Edinburgh, Scotland
25th April Rotherham, South Yorkshire
1st May Kew Bridge to Vauxhall Bridge, London
30th May Minchinhampton, near Stroud, Gloucestershire
6th June Newmarket, Suffolk

Felix Road Adventure Playground, Bristol. receives donation cheque

Paddy Grace (MF trustee) presented Mandy Wilson and colleague from the Felix Road Adventure Playground, Bristol with a donation cheque from the Mears Foundation.

Mandy said.’Thank you ever so much for your support, you are like the real Santa Claus!'

The adventure playground allows kids to come and go as they please, with no entry fee. Both kids and adults can learn self-defence at the martial arts classes held at the park.