'Team Equiom’ raises over £15,000 for two local charities
Tuesday 07 July 2015
Equiom has helped raise £15,425 for the Manx Breast Cancer Support Group and Hospice Isle of Man, through its headline sponsorship of 15 participants in the Microgaming Triathlon Festival Weekend, held recently in the Isle of Man.
The entrants competed in three teams of three and as six individuals and were co-sponsored by a further 23 lsle of Man companies.
Equiom’s Global Chief Executive Officer, Sheila Dean, took part in the swimming leg for one of the teams. She commented:
'The Manx Breast Cancer Support Group and Hospice Isle of Man both hold a special place in my heart. I am extremely proud of the team for raising so much for these worthy charities. We initially set out to raise £10,000 in total but we have far exceeded that, with each of the two charities receiving more than £7,500.'