Avinity has been awarded an appointment to supply Buttle UK through their small grants programme. Buttle UK are also the home of the BBC Children in Need Emergency Essential Programme. Founded in 1937 and operational since 1953, Buttle is the largest UK charity providing grant aid solely to individual children and young people in desperate need. For over 60 years, the organisation has helped many thousands of vulnerable children, young people and families throughout the United Kingdom, helping to give children a fighting chance in life. In 2013-2014, they made over 12,000 grants totalling over £3.5 million.
The successful appointment of Avinity was following a competitive process that included a number of household names and organisations. Avinity are delighted to be working alongside Buttle, helping to deliver their main goal of providing practical solutions that give children a fighting chance in life.
Avinity CEO, Rupert Poulson commented:
“We are exceptionally proud to become a partner of Buttle UK to supply domestic appliances and household products. We believe the work of Buttle, fits closely with the ethos of Avinity, helping to provide a little magic in the moments that matter. We are looking forward to working in collaboration with the Buttle UK team and helping those individuals that need it the most”.