25 August 2021

Lighthouse Charity Partnership

Geocel, one of the UK & Ireland’s leading suppliers of sealants and adhesives, is pleased to announce that the Lighthouse Construction Industry Charity (Lighthouse Club) will be its charity of choice for 2021, with planned fundraising activities to take place across the year.

The Lighthouse Club is the leading charity for providing emotional, physical and financial wellbeing support to the construction community and their families. Through its confidential 24/7 Construction Industry Helpline and supporting app, the charity can provide information, advice and guidance on a wide range of wellbeing issues.

The charity also offers a variety of free construction focused training programmes to support the industry including hour long interactive wellbeing sessions through to the MHFA England, Mental Health First Aider qualification.

Introducing the Lighthouse Club with Julian Perryman

In the first of our videos in partnership with Britain's Favourite Builder Julian Perryman, Julian meets Bill Hill, CEO of the Lighthouse Construction Industry Charity (Lighthouse Club). The Lighthouse Club is Geocel's chosen charity partner for 2021.

Introducing the Lighthouse Club with Julian Perryman

As part of Geocel’s support, the Lighthouse Club’s helpline will be promoted on the company’s popular Mate range cartridges – recently relaunched with a brand new design - to raise awareness of its vital services.

Bill Hill, CEO of the Lighthouse Construction Industry Charity commented, "We are delighted to have been chosen as Geocel’s charity partner for 2021 and we are looking forward to working together. By promoting our charity on their Mate range, Geocel are helping us to reach out to the trades and spreading the word about our charitable services to ensure that no construction worker or their family is alone in a crisis.”

“It gives us great pleasure to announce that Geocel proudly supports the Lighthouse Club – The Construction Industry Charity. The organisation’s work is close to our hearts and in these especially unprecedented times it is our duty to do more,” commented Laura Hettenbach, Senior Trade Brands Campaign Manager at Sherwin-Williams. “By raising awareness, we believe we can help reach those who really need the support and life-saving guidance provided by the charity.”

For more information on the Lighthouse Club and the charity’s incredible work, please visit: www.lighthouseclub.org/