Supporting The Community

Supporting local charities and the community is at the heart of our business

Our Charities in 2023

In the last eight years, we have raised over £120,000 for local charities. This year, we will be supporting and working with three charities that are all closely aligned with our visions and values to look after generations of customers and families and support the wellness of the community.
Abberton Rural Training

Abberton Rural Training

Abberton Rural Training is an educational charity providing practical and skills training alongside therapeutic support and mentoring to the residents of Essex and surrounding areas.

The courses have a particular focus on rural skills, including countryside & environment, horticulture, woodlands & land management. The courses provide life skills and employability skills alongside accredited learning, to help participants to access jobs, help them become self-employed, move into further education and training, or become involved in the local community by volunteering.

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Hope For Tomorrow

Hope For Tomorrow

Hope for Tomorrow raise funds to purchase and maintain mobile cancer units that offer treatment for those needing treatment for cancer. They bring cancer care facilities into the heart of communities making it more convenient and less stressful for patients.

They currently have 14 units across the country, all individually named. We will be working with them to help support our local units named 'Maureen' which is based at Colchester Hospital and often visits Tesco carpark, Tiptree.

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Greenfingers Charity

Greenfingers Charity

Greenfingers Charity is a small national charity dedicated to supporting the children who use hospices around the UK, along with their families, by creating inspiring gardens for them to relax in and enjoy.

Perrywood will be raising money for Garden Re-Leaf day in March.

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As well as supporting our three chosen charities through numerous fundraising initiatives, we also like to support our local communities, schools and regional charities in any way we can.


We receive hundreds of requests each year. If you would like to request a raffle prize for your charity event, please complete this form. Request Form


If you need help to develop your outdoor space, please get in touch. We can offer seeds, plants, tools and compost as well as advice on gardening activities and projects. Please contact us by email.


We visit local associations to deliver talks on the history of Perrywood. Please contact us by email.


We like to attend these to help encourage young people into horticulture, catering and retail, and raise awareness of career opportunities at Perrywood.

Visiting us at Tiptree

Kelvedon Road, Inworth
Tiptree, Essex CO5 9SX
Tel 01376 570777

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Visiting us at Sudbury

Newton Road, Sudbury
Suffolk CO10 0PZ
Tel 01787 466965

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