Band of Builders Bike Ride

by Natalie Groves in London, England, United Kingdom

Band of Builders Bike Ride
We did it
On 27th May 2024 we successfully raised £165 ( + est. £26.25 Gift Aid ) with 11 supporters in 28 days

This May, Builder Depot staff are completing the Ride London-Essex 100 cycling event to raise money for national charity Band of Builders.

by Natalie Groves in London, England, United Kingdom

On Sunday 26th May, some of our charitable staff here at Builder Depot will cycle the Ford Ride London-Essex 100 event to raise money for Band of Builders. 

Who are Builder Depot? 

Builder Depot is an independent builders' merchant based in London, with a history of donating to local charitable causes and projects. We are excited to continue supporting Band of Builders this year. 

Read more about Builder Depot here.

Who are Band of Builders?

Band of Builders is the National Construction Charity for tradespeople. They offer practical, financial and holistic assistance to individuals and families within the UK construction industry who are experiencing challenges related to illness, injury, or significant life-altering circumstances. 

Read more about BoB here.

What is Ride London-Essex 100?

This unique 100-mile cycling event is one of the UK's most famous challenge bike rides. The route follows traffic-free roads through the streets of London, looping out to the picturesque villages of Essex and back to Victoria Embankment. 

Read more about Ride London-Essex 100 here.

Why are we fundraising?

At Builder Depot, we provide ongoing financial support for Band of Builders through internal fundraising events. This year, a number of our staff will complete the challenging Ride London-Essex 100 cycling event. We are sponsoring them and donating the funds raised to Band of Builders. Let's come together to show our support for this important charity and our staff athletes! #togetherstronger

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