Corporate Social Responsibility Program

Equal to our passion for great, business oriented IT, Vangelis Solutions is proud of its Corporate Social Responsibility program.

The Crisis at Christmas 2019 campaign was another eye-opener. A team of 7 people spend the whole year from February to December to prepare for the Christmas campaign.

All Colours, All Creeds, All Orientations! Everyone was represented, both as homeless guests & as volunteers, with 12,000 volunteers coming forward to help those less fortunate.

Day 1 & 2 of 5 were in the week before Xmas & involved organising food/clothing for each of the 9 centres.

Interesting Fact 1: 80% of homeless people are men, 20% are women but 80% of coats donated are by women, with only 20% from men! Come on Guys!

Day 3 & 4 of 5 took place during the Christmas week, & it was all loading/unloading vans, going out to centres and repeating the process.

Day 5 was closing down day – loading/unloading everything. Some stuff went back to the Crisis warehouses for next year whilst food & other items went to other charities to be used as needed.

Interesting Fact 2: There are (unfortunately) many Homeless charities; here are some of the key ones:

  • Crisis works primarily on rehabilitating & reintegrating people
  • Shelter focus on accommodation as in the urgent/social housing area
  • Centrepoint works primarily with under 18s
  • local borough based & other charities all help & fill in other gaps.

If the help offered seems like a drop in the ocean, remember…. what is an ocean but a multitude of drops!

To view the Crisis 2018 plan to try and end homelessness, please click hereĀ 

If you have a corporate social responsibility program you want help with, please don’t hesitate to contact us.

Previous Campaigns

The 2017 Campaign

The 2018 Campaign