Leading Car Hire Comparator Raises over £1000 for North West Children’s Charity
LONDON, May 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ –
Carrentals.co.uk customers raise vital funds for Reuben’s Retreat through
comparators ‘Book and Donate’ Scheme
Global car hire comparator Carrentals.co.uk has raised over GBP1000 for North West
charity Reuben’s Retreat. The two organisations teamed up earlier in the year to run a
‘Book and Donate’ scheme, in which the comparison site donates GBP1 for every booking made
on six designated days.
Customers booking car hire through the site in March, April or May 2013 were urged to
make their booking on one of the two designated days in each month to help raise money for
the charity. Reuben’s Retreat is a charity set up in memory of Reuben Michael Graham who
tragically passed away aged 23 months.
Alison Rothwell, Reuben’s godmother and Project Manager of Reuben’s Retreat,
explained: “The charity aims to open a retreat in the North West countryside that will
address the distress of families and their close friends who have suffered the bereavement
of a child, or have a child suffering from a life-limiting or life-threatening illness.”
Gareth Robinson, Managing Director of Carrentals.co.uk, said: “We are delighted to
have been able to help such a worthwhile cause. Once open, the retreat will provide many
important services for families including respite breaks, sibling support, counselling and
For more information or to book visit Carrentals.co.uk
Carrentals.co.uk is one of the UK’s leading car hire comparison website, and
celebrated its 5th birthday as a comparator in February 2012. Last year, the company
achieved record sales, despite the challenging economic climate.
Searching up to 50 different car hire suppliers, including Alamo, Avis, Budget, Hertz,
Holiday Autos and Sixt, Carrentals.co.uk provides an impartial comparison of the best
prices available in over 15,000 locations worldwide.
Customers can also book with Carrentals.co.uk through the Android and iPhone mobile
apps launched in 2011 and also through the comparator’s Facebook page.
To book or for further information visit Carrentals.co.uk