The Asystec ‘Random Act of Kindness’ programme see’s the company support local, regional and national charities and organisations. Each quarter, the company invites employees to nominate a worthy cause, to be in with a chance of receiving a monetary donation from Asystec.
Once again, there were worthy nominations received from staff across the offices and after random selection Limerick Suicide Watch were chosen to receive the monetary donation.
Limerick Suicide Watch is a is a volunteer organisation who patrol the river in Limerick. They identify and provide support to those in distress and who may be contemplating suicide. Over 100 lives have been saved as a result of interventions by this volunteer team. They also visit schools, colleges and places of work to promote mental health awareness and encourage conversation around mental health and suicide. Donations received help to fund uniforms, hi-vis jacket’s, radios and flotation devices all used for their work.
Limerick Suicide Watch do some amazing work and we are honoured to be able to play a small part in helping them continue to save lives.