Supported Causes

  Supported Causes:

Some individual cases where we have helped:
  • Cleared a garden for a rheumatoid arthritis sufferer
  • Loaned a wheelchair to a cancer patient
  • Bought a bed for a young carer whose bed was destroyed in a fire at home.
  • Decorated a flat of a vulnerable person.
  • An elderly lady with mobility problems we supplied with a 3 wheeled walker.
  • A gentleman with special medical problems who we supplied with an electronic bed.
  • A grant to a lady referred to us by Stafford Women’s Aid.
  • Via SSAFA (Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen and Families Association (SSAFA) Forces Help) we helped two separate former servicemen.
  Some of the local charities we have supported:
  • Donna Louise Children’s Hospice
  • Shropshire and Staffordshire Blood Bikes
  • Marie Curie Nurses
  • Katharine House Hospice
  • House of Bread, Stafford
  • Oak Tree Farm Rural Project for people with special needs
  • Stafford Alzheimer’s Society
  • Air Ambulance
  • Staffordshire Association for the Blind
  • SNAP (Special Needs Adventure Playground in Cannock)
  • Stafford Mayor’s Charity
  • Donna Louise Treetops Children’s Hospice
Groups and projects where we have supported:
  • Donna Louise Children’s Hospice
  • Sponsored kit Stafford Rugby Clubs Under 13s Team
  • Social Services with young persons leaving foster care
  • Various local Scout/Guides Groups
  • South Staffordshire Young Carers
  • Local Adult Carers and Young Adult Carers
  • Lions Clubs in the ‘Cumbria Flood Disaster Area
  • Marie Curie Nurses – we collect each year as part of their Daffodil Appeal
  • Katherine House Hospice by organising a Charity Race Evening
Schools where we have supported:
  •  Walton Hall Academy
  • Silkmore Primary School
  • Leasowes Primary School
  • Walton High School (their jazz band and summer concert)
Projects we run or support:
  • We collect recycled spectacles and hearing aids.
  • Organise an annual party for adult carers.
  • Christmas food collection.
  • Christmas Food Parcels – (over 200 food parcels distributed to elderly or disadvantaged families).
  • Message in a Bottle.
  • Plugster
  • Help fund the Young Carers Spring Fling Party.
  • St. Mary’s Church Christmas Tree Appeal.
International Projects we have supported:
  • Lions Clubs International react to disasters throughout the world. 
  • LEBU, the special Lions Eye Bus in Uganda Project.

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