Community and Sponsorship

Community & Sponsorship

At PAR Group, we recognise the importance of supporting our local communities.

As a business, we're actively involved in arranging fundraising activities to generate money for local charities and organisations. Encouragement and support are also provided for staff in their own charitable activities and events.

We also provide donations and support to local clubs, schools and social programs; notably providing opportunities for the younger generation and encouraging children to lead active and healthy lifestyles.


Over the years, PAR Group have been happy to provide sponsorship and support to the following teams and organisations:

  • Balshaw Lane Primary School - P.E. Tracksuits
  • Blue Star Juniors Football Club - Kit Sponsor
  • Charnock Richard Football Club - Main Shirt Sponsor & Perimeter Advertisement Boards
  • Charnock Richard Football Club Juniors - Kit Sponsor
  • Chorley Football Club - Main Shirt Sponsor & Perimeter Advertisement Boards
  • Euxton Girls North Football Club Juniors - Kit Sponsor
  • Euxton Villa Football Club Juniors - Kit Sponsor
  • Gillibrand Warriors Football Club Juniors - Kit Sponsor
  • Gregson Lane Football Club Juniors - Kit Sponsor
  • Leyland Pool Team - Shirt Sponsor
  • Manor Road Primary School - Balanceability Bikes & P.E. Tracksuits
  • Mill Hill Juniors Football Club Juniors - Kit Sponsor
  • PAR Panthers Netball Team - Kit Sponsor
  • Penwortham Town Juniors - Kit Sponsor
  • Preston North End Football Club - Principal Partners
  • Preston Grasshoppers Rugby Football Club - Perimeter Advertisement Board & Website
  • Robin Park Football Club Juniors - Kit Sponsor
  • St Mary's R.C. Primary School - P.E. Sportswear
  • Thornton-Cleveleys Football Club - Main Shirt Sponsor & Perimeter Advertisement Boards
  • Whitefield Primary School - Balanceability Bikes.


PAR Group are also happy to have been active in the following fundraising activities:

  • "Bah Humbug" to Christmas Card Annual Campaign
    • Raising funds for: The Magic of Matilda, Down's Syndrome Association, Katy Holmes Trust, Samaritans, Lancashire Mind, Heywood Little Monkeys, NW Blood Bikes, Homeless Hounds, Bleakholt Animal Sanctuary, Manchester Mind and Shelter.
  • PAR Christmas Food Drive Annual Campaign
    • Donations to: LW Storehouse, Rochdale Foodbank, The Foxton Centre and St Vincent de Paul (SVP) Society.
  • City of Preston 10km and Great Manchester Run 10km Events
    • PAR staff teams raising funds for: Down's Syndrome Association, St. Catherine's Hospice, DanceSyndrome (Accrington) and Heartbeat NWCC. 
  • Charities Trust Participation
    • Awarded Gold and Silver awards for ongoing participation in the Payroll Giving Scheme.
  • cashforkids Support
    • Superhero Day and Mission for Christmas involvement. Raising funds and collecting and donating toys.
  • World Cup 2018 Fundraiser
    • Donating £20 per England goal to St. Catherine's Hospice for the duration of the tournament.
  • Preston Hero Assault Course Day
    • Raising funds for Rainbow Hub (Preston).
  • Office Fundraising Days
    • Raising funds for Zoë's Place (Liverpool).
St Catherine's Hospice Care
Katy Holmes Trust
Charities Trust
Charities Trust - Silver Award 2017
Down's Syndrome Association
Lancashire Mind
Heywood Little Monkeys