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Join the Fight for Jack

From the Printware Blog on 21st March 2014 in Charity

On January 24th, the parents of four year old Jack Robinson heard the news that every parent dreads – Jack had an inoperable brain tumour and was given just a 5% chance of survival. Determined to give him the best possible quality of life in the time he has left, Jack’s family has been on a mission to fulfill as many of his wishes as they can. Read on to find out how to get involved and how you can help.


Three Peaks Challenge Completed

From the Printware Blog on 5th July 2013 in Charity

They did it! Hats off to The Wrong Way Ramblers, who completed the mighty Three Peaks Challenge and scaled Britain’s highest peaks in under 24 hours. In a challenge that was described as "wet" and "mountainous", the team braved tough conditions to conquer Ben Nevis, Scafell Pike and Snowdon. Despite the inclement weather, the team managed to complete the challenge in an impressive 22 hours.


Printware Takes On Three Peaks Challenge

From the Printware Blog on 5th June 2013 in Charity

Printware is once again pulling together for a good cause as a team of adventurous souls is preparing to scale the heights for Dreams Come True. Last year, a group from Printware raised £2000 for Dreams Come True by walking the South Downs. This year, the stakes are considerably higher as the team takes on the daunting Three Peaks Challenge.


Supporting the Mission for Sam

From the Printware Blog on 22nd March 2013 in Charity

Printware has always prided itself on being a generous company, willing to support worthy causes both globally and locally. This was certainly the case this week as Printware employees threw their weight behind Mission for Sam, a campaign to fund life-saving treatment for 16 year old Sam John, who urgently needs £100,000 to fight an inoperable brain tumour.


Printware Donates to South Parade Pier Campaign

From the Printware Blog on 19th March 2013 in Charity

Printware has pledged its support to a local cause by donating some much needed software to The People’s Pier. Run by local businessman, Leon Reis, The People’s Pier is aiming to buy and renovate South Parade Pier in Southsea, Portsmouth and re-open it to the public.


Cool Earth and Printware Look Forward to 2013

From the Printware Blog on 6th February 2013 in Charity, Environment

Since July 2011, Printware has worked with rain forest charity Cool Earth to help secure the future of our planet. Nearly two years on, the future is looking brighter than ever as Cool Earth launches even more ambitious projects around the globe. 2013 promises to be an even more fruitful year.


Printware Helps Dreams Come True

From the Printware Blog on 28th September 2012 in News, Charity

Back in June a team from Printware took part in the South Downs Dash to raise money for Dreams Come True. Walking 40 miles across the Downs, the team braved blisters, cramps and the unpredictable British weather to bring some joy to the lives of terminally and seriously ill children. Now the final figures are in, we're proud to confirm that we managed to raise nearly £2000 for a great cause.


Team Printware Helps Hospice to Raise Huge Sum

From the Printware Blog on 31st July 2012 in News, Charity

The first ever Air and a Prayer Rally took place on July 26th and 27th with the aim of raising £20,000 for Julia's House, a hospice for seriously and terminally ill children. Last week we looked at the preparations of Printware's Dale Hilton and team-mate Tom Atkinson ahead of the rally. Now read how they got on...


Printware Rallies Round for Hospice

From the Printware Blog on 19th July 2012 in News, Charity

A team from Printware will be making the arduous drive from Wimborne in Dorset to Loch Lomond in the west of Scotland to raise money for charity. Julia's House, which cares for children with life-limiting or life-threatening conditions, is having to cut back on the services it provides so the organisers of the Air and a Prayer Rally are trying to raise much-needed funds to keep it open.


Printware Helps School to Raise Vital Funds

From the Printware Blog on 28th June 2012 in News, Charity

Printware is proud of its ongoing partnership with rain forest charity Cool Earth but is also delighted to be involved in smaller projects closer to home. One such event is the Broadoak Primary School Summer Ball, in which Printware helped the raise £6,500 for vital school funds.


Happy Fifth Birthday to Cool Earth

From the Printware Blog on 28th May 2012 in Environment, Charity

Rain forest charity Cool Earth celebrates its fifth birthday on May 31st. When it was founded in 2007, the target was to protect a relatively modest 5,000 acres of forest. Five years later, Cool Earth has ensured that a staggering 2.5 million acres is safe from illegal logging. Printware is proud of its association with Cool Earth and delighted to join in the celebrations for this very special milestone.


Cool Earth Update April 2012

From the Printware Blog on 11th April 2012 in Environment, Charity

Printware's partnership with Cool Earth has proved fruitful and productive, with nearly 11,000 tonnes of C02 locked away and 10,000 trees protected so far and countless lives enriched. Cool Earth continues to work hard, protecting vital rain forest and the communities they support and embarking on ever more ambitious projects to safeguard our planet's ecological heritage


Rainforest Rescue With Cool Earth and Printware

From the Printware Blog on 18th January 2012 in Environment, Charity

Printware is proud of its partnership with rainforest charity Cool Earth and the fantastic achievements we’ve helped to make possible over the last six months. In its latest update, Cool Earth looks back at its accomplishments for 2011 and the success of the project to date, as well as looking forward to even greater success for the year ahead.


Cool Earth Says Thank You To Printware And Its Customers

From the Printware Blog on 9th December 2011 in Environment, Charity

Recently, we looked at how Printware's partnership with Cool Earth has helped preserve the Peruvian rain forest and benefit the people who depend on it. Following on from that, Cool Earth has contacted us to express its thanks for our support and break down exactly how the contribution from Printware and its customers is making a difference.


Printware Customers Help Save 41 Acres of Rain Forest with Cool Earth

From the Printware Blog on 9th December 2011 in Environment, Charity

Back in July, Printware teamed up with rain forest charity Cool Earth and pledged to donate £1 for every printer sold to help secure vital areas of South American rain forest for future generations. After six months, the money donated by Printware has been used to purchase an impressive 41 acres of rain forest in Peru.

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