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The Chestertons Foundation

The Chestertons Foundation was set up to work with staff, clients and suppliers of Chestertons to provide support to charities, community groups, schools, institutions and clubs located in communities in which the company operates.

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Attracting Global Capital in an Era of Unprecedented Competition

Levelling the International Playing Field Salah Mussa, Chairman of Mercantile Group In an era of unprecedented competition for global capital, every nation needs an edge. Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) reached a total of $870bn (£620bn) in the first half of 2021 according to the OECD, with the UK receiving 5% of this figure – the…

Supporting Ocean Generation

For 53 days, we tracked and watched the  Entrepreneur Ship in the Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge move through the Atlantic Ocean powered by the rowing skills of Guy Rigby and David Murray. They now hold the world record for the oldest pair to row any ocean. During the journey, the team entertained us with videos…

Three Years Of First Response

Chestertons and St Mungo’s are celebrating three years of the Chestertons Foundation funded outreach service First Response. The programme currently has over 50 volunteers devoting their spare time to tackle homelessness and rough sleeping during the Covid-19 crisis, and the team has recruited over 260 volunteers since it began in 2018. First Response works by recruiting and…