At GVA, they take their responsibility for their charity /community work very seriously. Wendy sits on the national chairty committee, working at a regional level in Newcastle and responsible for instigating the company's local programme. Over the last year , the Newcastle team has raised £1,650 helping charities such as Comic Relief, Children NorthEast, Cancer research and Grace House Children's Hospice to name but a few. The comittee has put forward a team for the Great North Run, cycling from coast to coast together with redecorating a local charity shop. This has been a great team effort that Wendy has played a big part in helping others who are less fortunate then themselves.