Persimmon Homes


11 October 2021

Regional groups supporting young people across Britain are in with a chance of winning up to £100,000 in our charity competition.

We have shortlisted the good causes to represent each regional office throughout the UK in our Building Futures scheme, which will give away £1 million this year to projects that benefit under-18s.

The groups have been selected from three categories targeting grassroots sports groups, health organisations and arts & education projects.

Voting is live on the website until midnight on 19 November 2021.

Anthony Vigor, Group Director of Policy and External Affairs for Persimmon Homes, said: “Building Futures is all about inspiring the younger generation in our local communities and giving the groups they’re associated with as much support as possible. This year has been another great success and the response we get from such worthy causes never fails to amaze me.

"We’re extremely proud to have given away over £128,000 already but that it just the start. We have 96 outstanding finalists and I’d like to take this opportunity to wish them all the very best of luck. I would urge people to look on the Building Futures section of our website and to get voting!”

Building Futures is delivered through our Charitable Foundation in partnership with Team GB, the British Olympic Association. As well as the £100,000 first prize, there will be a £50,000 second prize and a £20,000 third prize in each category, while a further 87 shortlisted projects will each receive £5,000. 

The public online vote of all 96 finalists, which is open now, will determine the national winners who will be crowned at an event later this year.

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Supporting your communities

Our Community Champions programme was established in 2015 and has already donated more than £3 million to over 3,500 good causes across Great Britain. Every month whilst the programme is running, our 32 regional businesses together give away 64 donations of up to £1,000 each. It's easy to apply for your local good cause.

Persimmon Homes is delighted to be joining forces with Team GB: the Great Britain and Northern Ireland Olympic Team run by the British Olympic Association, to give away an amazing £1 million to support children across England, Wales and Scotland.

Our hugely successful Community Champions programme has already donated more than £1 million to good causes in England, Wales and Scotland. Every month we give away 60 donations of up to £1,000 each to local groups and charities.

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