Ron Aston, Chairman of The Wednesday Club Interview

Ron Aston is the chairman of the Wednesday Club. The Wednesday Club is an English speaking social club open to elderly people of all nationalities. The club meets on the first and third Wednesday of the month. It was created with the aim of combatting the prevalence of loneliness amongst the elderly. The Wednesday Club is one of the Corporate Social Responsibility charities affiliated with … Continue reading Ron Aston, Chairman of The Wednesday Club Interview

International day of safety and health at work

 This Friday is the International day of safety and health at work. Your health at work is vital as it effects all aspects of your life. We look at stress and burnout in the workplace with the Community Help Service which is a non-profit organisation helping to solve a range of difficulties encountered by the people who turn to it in times of stress through … Continue reading International day of safety and health at work

Introducing The Wednesday Club

The British Chamber is proud to be supporting 4 different charitable organisations in Belgium through our affiliation with the Brussels British Community Association. This week Chairman Ron Aston introduces The Wednesday Club. The Wednesday Club is the brainchild of  Dr Lydia Jones, a general practitioner working in La Hulpe who realised a few years ago that she was the only person that all her elderly … Continue reading Introducing The Wednesday Club

Introducing the British Charitable Fund

The British Chamber is this year proud to be supporting 4 different charitable organisations in Belgium this year through our affiliation with the Brussels British Community Association. In February, we introduced you to CHS and this time Chairman David Humphreys introduces the British Charitable Fund. The British Charitable Fund (BCF) was founded in 1815 on the initiative of the Duke of Wellington after the Battle … Continue reading Introducing the British Charitable Fund

Introducing Community Help Service ASBL

  The British Chamber is hosting the 3rd edition of the Great Brussels Charity Bake Off this March. This year, we’ll be raising money for Community Help Service. Take a look at what services they can offer to you, from their Chairman, Geoff Brown Community Help Service (CHS) is a non-profit organisation that provides information, support and mental health services to anyone in Belgium who … Continue reading Introducing Community Help Service ASBL

The Chamber, Social Responsibility and Youth Employment

Written by Vice President, Sean Murray.  Over the past few years, the British Chamber has gone from strength to strength with a fast growing membership and an expanding variety of activities and events. This success has been due to a sharp focus on developing and delivering business value for the membership. The chamber’s premises and secretariat are now professional and business-like in line with the … Continue reading The Chamber, Social Responsibility and Youth Employment