Supported Causes

Supported Causes:
Ongoing Projects

  • Support for the vaccination centre in Stafford – over 4,700 hours volunteered
  • Support of Ukrainian families escaping the Russian invasion
  • Loan of mobility aids
  • Recycling of used spectacles, hearing aids and blister packs
  • Annual Carers Party
  • Twice a year food collections
  • Support for 2 local foodbanks 
  • Christmas Food parcels for care leavers
  • Gleaning pumkins and potatoes
  • We recycle used spectacles and hearing aids
  • We supply free Message in a Bottle bottles and plugster
  • We take our turn cleaning the Lions Shelter at the National Memorial Arboretum.

Update in progress

Some individual cases where we have helped:

  • Loaned a wheelchair to an elderly patient
  • A grant for a 14 year old skier from Stafford so that she can compete for England
  • Helped several individual care leavers as they set up home
  • Donated children’s environmental books to 34 local primary schools
  • Bought a bed for a young carer whose bed was destroyed in a fire at home.
  • An elderly lady with mobility problems we supplied with a 3 wheeled walker
  • Supported a Ukrainian family escaping the Russian invasion to move house
  • A grant to a lady referred to us by Stafford Women’s Aid
  • Loaned a wheelchair to an elderly patients
  • A grant for 2 students to help them undertake charity work abroad

Some local events we have supported

  • Worked as stewards at the St.Mary’s Christmas Tree Festival which raised money for the church and Mayor’s charities
  • Taken part in the annual Mayor’s Parade
  • Taken part in the annual Remembrance Day Parade

Some local charities we have supported:

  • MASE 
  • Katharine House Hospice
  • Stafford Alzheimer’s Society
Some of the local charities we have supported:
  • Donna Louise Children’s Hospice
  • Shropshire and Staffordshire Blood Bikes
  • Marie Curie Nurses
  • 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
  • Donna Louise Treetops Children’s Hospice
Groups and projects where we have given support:
  • 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
  • Marie Curie Nurses – we collect each year as part of their Daffodil Appeal
Projects we run or support:
  • We collect recycled spectacles and hearing aids.
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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