Hi everyone, apologies for my silence over the summer but we’ve been really busy with getting grant applications out and doing some fundraising. I have some very good news for you! After our efforts over the summer we now have a total of….


We have had some tremendous success and the following amounts have been raised…

£50 – Charles Watts Engineering

£100 – RBC clothing bag distribution

£100 – Metso Minerals

£25 – Donation from Hafele

£237 – BBQ and sweet sales

£122 – Raffle at End of Year

£70 – Party in the Park sweet sales

£1000 – Eversholt Rail

£984 – Gift aid

And recently some really super grants from….

£2400 from GEC

£7500 from the Garfield Weston Foundation

A really great boost to our funding position making our target of £133,000 really achievable over the coming months.

We are looking at more fundraising opportunities in the near future so keep your eyes open and if you would like to get involved and then just speak to your section leader or get in contact with any of the Exec committee.



Group Treasurer

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