The Harris Charity

Sporting Challenge have been awarded £2000 from the Preston based charity.

A huge thank-you on behalf of Sporting Challenge.

The Harris Charity can help young people under the age of 25 years who live in Lancashire (with priority for those living in the Preston District.) The charity can provide financial grants for the following reasons:

  1. To relieve need, hardship or distress.
  2. To promote education, including social and physical training.
  3. To provide financial assistance, outfits, clothing, tools, musical instruments, equipment or books to enable young people to make a successful transition from formal education to prepare for, or to enter, a profession, or trade.
  4. To support apprenticeships.
  5. To provide or to assist in the provision of facilities for recreation or other leisure-time occupations in the interest of social welfare with the object of improving the conditions of life.
  6. To make grants or donations to charitable institutions or organisations whose objective is to the benefit of such persons as listed above.

Visit: http://www.theharrischarity.co.uk/the-harris-charity/.

 

December 2019 Flyer

Date Event Venue
2nd Dec Christmas Party. Dance with McDonald Dance. Please wear Christmassy things. With games and competitions.

 

 

4th Dec Christmas Boccia and New Age   Kurling The Arts Centre, Burscough Wharf.
11th Dec Christmas Bowling in Southport. At Tenpin Southport. Please wear a Christmas Jumper.
16th Dec Christmas Pool At the 22 Club in Ormskirk.

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SCA Flyer Dec 2019

Sporting Challenge Data Protection Letter

Edward Gosling Foundation £4000 Grant

 

Sporting Challenge have been awarded £4000 from the Edward Gosling Foundation.

The Edward Gostling Foundation was formed in 1994 and is registered with the Charity Commission (number 1068617).

They provide grants to other charities that are registered and regulated by a UK Charity Commission with the aim of enhancing the quality of life of people in need and, particularly, those on a low income who have a physical and/or mental disability or long-term illness.

The charities they support are all specialists with the expertise and resources required to provide support to vulnerable members of society living with a disability or long-term illness.

A huge thank-you on behalf of Sporting Challenge.

November 2019.

Co-op Local Community Fund

 

Sporting Challenge have been awarded £3210.07 from the scheme.

Thank-you to everyone who has shopped at the Coop which raised the figure for us.

The Co-op Local Community Fund helps pay for local projects that our members care about.

Every time our members shop at Co-op, 1% of what they spend on selected own-branded products and services goes to help fund community projects where they live.

We also give all money raised from shopping bag sales to our causes, to help even more.

E McCarthy.