WeMindTheGap Celebrates Valto’s Charitable Run and Matching Fundraising Efforts

WeMindTheGap, a leading social mobility charity, is delighted to announce that one of its employer partners, Valto, has raised an impressive £500 through a sponsored run. Demonstrating their commitment to supporting young people in bridging the opportunity gap, Valto will match these funds, resulting in a total donation of £1,000.

Based in Chester city centre, Valto with their slogan “The Best Microsoft Partner in the World” are specialists in Microsoft 365 products such as Azure, SharePoint and Power Platform. The business organised a team of dedicated runners to participate in the run, raising awareness and funds for WeMindTheGap. Employees came together for the cause, showcasing the power of teamwork.

WeMindTheGap is a charity that works tirelessly to provide underprivileged young people with the skills, experience, and confidence they need to succeed in the world of work. This remarkable donation from Valto will support the charity’s ongoing programmes, which create life-changing opportunities.

Ali Wheeler, CEO of WeMindTheGap, expressed her gratitude: “We are incredibly grateful to the Valto team for their generous support and dedication to our cause. Their enthusiasm and commitment to making a difference in the lives of young people are truly inspiring. These funds will go a long way in helping us continue our work in providing essential opportunities and support to those who need it most.”

Hugh Valentine, CEO of Valto, commented on the event: “At Valto, we believe in empowering the next generation of professionals. Partnering with WeMindTheGap is a perfect alignment of our values, and we are proud of our team’s efforts in raising these funds. It’s an honour to support such a worthy cause, and we’re excited to see the impact our contribution will make.”

WeMindTheGap and Valto look forward to continuing their partnership to create a brighter future for young people across the North West. To learn more about WeMindTheGap and their programmes, visit www.wemindthegap.org.uk. For more information on Valto’s services, visit www.valto.co.uk.

About WeMindTheGap is a pioneering UK charity that focuses on social mobility by providing underprivileged young people with opportunities to gain work experience, skills, and confidence. Their programmes include work experience, mentoring, and life skills training, designed to bridge the gap between education and employment. The charity’s mission is to create life-changing experiences and support networks for young people who need it most.

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