Charities

List of charities and projects

 

CHARITY SELECTIONS FOR 2019 HAVE BEEN MADE

23 charities will benefit from this year’s event. Details of the charities and their projects are detailed below

  • Arts for Impact – funding for eight-week course of art based workshops
  • Choices LBG – providing training for three nurses in specialist sexual health skills
  • Cystic Fibrosis, Guernsey – purchasing an innovative new airway clearing device
  • Dementia Friendly Guernsey – raising awareness of the importance of a healthy lifestyle in the prevention of dementia
  • ECOF (Every Child Our Future) – establishing a breast pump library and normalising breast feeding on the island
  • Grow Ltd – purchasing, materials, posts, wires and fruit trees to create an espalier tree bank; and a fridge to store produce
  • Guernsey Alzheimer’s Association – providing specialist equipment to help improve the lives of those living with dementia
  • Guernsey Caring for Ex-Offenders – purchasing sewing machines for craft workshops, and buying second-hand bicyles for travel to work
  • Guernsey Gateway Club – buying musical instruments for the clubroom
  • Guernsey Sailing Trust – replacing their oldest Bombard C4 Safety Boat
  • Guernsey RAF Air Cadets – purchasing eight two way UHF radios
  • Lauren Ellis LBG. The S.E.L.F Project – purchasing traffic light bands to help people with mental illness express how they are feeling; and advertising leaflets for other agencies
  • Le Rondin School Parents, Teachers and Friends Association – introducing Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR) technology
  • Paws for Support – providing highly trained dogs to improve people’s lives in everything from literacy to self-esteem
  • St Mary and St Michael Primary School – replacing playground equipment
  • The Friends of KGV – revamping the playground facilities
  • The Guernsey Society for Cancer Relief – training two nurses to understand the procedures involved in stem cell transplants
  • The Lihou Island Charitable Trust – new archery equipment
  • The Pollinator Project – planting pollinator patches in schools
  • The RTU & OAP Association – to provide members who spend a lot of time on their own with a summer outing, a tea party and Christmas lunch with all the trimmings
  • Vauvert Primary School Parents, Teachers and Friends Association – replacing play equipment
  • We All Matter Eh? (GDA) – developing a suite of materials to help people better understand hidden disabilities
  • Youth Commission – contribution towards replacing a minibus

 

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