Heart of our values
Giving back to the community is at the heart of our values; last year we donated around £250,000 to charities and organisations in the Channel Islands, supported more than 340 charities, schools and organisations to raise money through bag packing and other fundraising events in stores, and a further 250 local charities with fundraising prizes and sponsorship.
We support various worthy causes through:
You can find out more about each initiative below.
If your organisation is trying to raise funds, why not organise a bag pack or charity collection at one of our Grand Marché stores?
We have a limited numbers of spaces per month, so you'll need to make sure you book in advance.
To apply for a space, you'll need to:
'Donate Your Unwanted Dividend Stamps' scheme and charity box collections
You can donate your unwanted dividend stamps in one of the boxes provided in our stores, which will then be used to support local organisations who apply for funds.
We can also display your charity's collection box at till points in our stores (based on a rota).
To book onto any of these schemes, you'll need to apply as far in advance as possible either via email or in writing to:
Laura Symes, Marketing Department
Channel Islands Co-operative Society Ltd
57 Don Street
We have also provided support for a number of organisations, including:
|Variety Star of the Year||Parish in Bloom Jersey||Lé Viaër Marchi|
|Fairtrade Jersey & Guernsey||Ron Short Centre Shopper Bus||Pride of Jersey|
|Hospice Jersey & Guernsey||Set Sail Herm||Pride of Guernsey|
|Guernsey Rotary Young Chef of the Year Competition||Genuine Jersey: On Your Marks, Get Set, Grow!||Channel Islands PRIDE|
|Jersey Rotary Young Chef of the Year Competition||Keep Jersey Farming||St Lawrence Charity Horse Show Jersey|
|Guernsey Child Accident Prevention|
Our colleagues organise several fundraising events throughout the year - from cake sales to sporting challenges - raising enough money to make a significant difference to various local charities.