Here at City, we like to give a little back

£7,000,000 donated

Tuesday, September 30, 2014
The City Charitable Trust has donated £7 million to various charities since it was formed. In 2010 alone, charitable donations topped £1.3 million. Most of the recipients are local charities. “We really believe in 10% global 90% parochial” - Lord and Lady Haughey

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Principal relationship with Monash Special Development School

Principal relationship with Monash Special Development School
Friday, July 04, 2014
City lists the school as the primary community support initiative for the company.

City forged a principal relationship with Monash Special Development School, listing the school as the primary community support initiative for the company. With this, various programs were implemented into the business to help generate funds and awareness of the work the school does for the local community, particularly for those with children with disabilities...

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Coolrooms for Second Bite

Coolrooms for Second Bite
Monday, June 16, 2014
SecondBite redistributes surplus fresh food to community food programs around Australia.

SecondBite redistributes surplus fresh food to community food programs around Australia, supporting the homeless, women and families in crisis, youth at risk, indigenous communities, asylum seekers and new arrivals. Coles is a major supporter of SecondBite, donating quality fresh produce and bakery goods...

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Local Inspiration

Sunday, March 17, 2013

Lord Haughey visits numerous schools and youth groups throughout the country to help motivate and inspire the next generation. “Even if I only get through to 10 per cent of the kids, they will leave with the message – if he can do it, so can I”.

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Fresh Water For 47,000

Fresh Water For 47,000
Wednesday, October 31, 2012
Instead of giving a simple donation to an aid charity in West Africa, Lord Haughey sent City Refrigeration engineers across to drill water wells.

Lord & Lady Haughey are sticklers for ensuring their charitable donations are wisely spent. Instead of giving a simple donation to an aid charity in West Africa, they sent City Refrigeration Engineers across to drill water wells. Unsurprisingly the wells are still there after 10 years, and have brought fresh water to over 47,000 people.

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City Refrigeration partner up with South Lanarkshire's first hospice

City Refrigeration partner up with South Lanarkshire's first hospice
Saturday, August 25, 2012
City Refrigeration Holdings is the latest local business to launch a charity of the year fundraising partnership with the Kilbryde Hospice.

The local facilities management company, owned by Sir William Haughey OBE and Lady Susan Haughey, is aiming to raise enough money to furnish and equip one of the bedrooms in South Lanarkshire’s first in-patient palliative care hospice...

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City tycoon’s £250k gift to Glasgow

Thursday, June 02, 2011
A Glasgow businessman has given £250,000 to a new fund celebrating the city of his birth.

Refrigeration tycoon Willie Haughey is backing the Lord Provost's Goodwill Trust.

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City Charitable Trust

Sunday, November 14, 2004
It has always been part of the Haughey family’s business philosophy that giving back is a key part of being a success.

Since early in his business career, Lord Haughey has supported local causes, but three years ago he decided to formalise his charitable efforts by setting up the City Charitable Trust.

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