Tag Archive for 'fund raising appeal'

Six days and nights in a ShelterBox tent by Weighbridge Clock Tower in St Peter Port raises over £7000

December 22nd, 2013 by Richard Lord

Sarah Griffith, Bridge2Philippines founder, said the ShelterBox tent set-up by the side of the Weighbridge Clock Tower in St Peter Port to raise awareness of the fund raising appeal for the people of the Philippines who had suffered such extensive damage to their communities from Typhoon Haiyan, had been a great success. Josh Le Moignan spent […]

Les Bourgs Hospice reaches redevelopment appeal target but fund raising needs to continue

October 23rd, 2012 by Les Bourgs Hospice

Les Bourgs Hospice has completed its Redevelopment Appeal and raised the £4 million needed to replace the hospice with a purpose-built facility. At the start of 2010, Les Bourgs launched Guernsey’s biggest ever fundraising appeal to demolish the old building and develop a hospice facility fit for the 21st century. With a target of £4 […]

Guernsey Cheshire Home residents denied access to their lower garden

August 2nd, 2012 by Richard Lord

All but two of the Guernsey Cheshire Home residents cannot reach the property’s lower garden because the garden lift has been broken for almost four years. Karen Franklin, Administrator, says a replacement lift is on the Guernsey Cheshire Home’s wish list but £20,000 is required. The lift is as old as the Home, which is […]

Les Bourgs Hospice relies on the generosity of islanders

June 21st, 2012 by Les Bourgs Hospice

As of 13 June 2012 Les Bourgs Hospice’s Redevelopment Appeal has just £400,000 left to raise to reach its £4 million target. A number of substantial bequests and donations have been recently received to take the amount left to raise to less than half a million pounds. “We are absolutely overwhelmed that the Guernsey public […]