Tag Archive for 'Guernsey charities'

Saffery Champness Rotary Walk invites charities to apply for funds

February 21st, 2014 by Saffery Champness

The Saffery Champness Rotary Walk committee invites local charities to apply for some of the funds the event raises in 2014. Submissions to the committee can be made by any local registered charity which is in need of financial support for a specific project or initiative. Applications need to be made by 31 March 2014. […]

Sorted will pick-up your Christmas tree for recycling and make a donation to four Guernsey charities

December 27th, 2013 by Sorted

Sorted will save you the bother of taking your Christmas tree to a Guernsey recycling drop-off point by picking it up from your home for £5 of which £1 will be donated to the Guernsey Athletic Club, £1 will be donated to Georgina’s Gang, £1 will be donated to Clic Sargent children’s cancer charity, and […]

Guernsey registered charities can apply for 2013 Christmas Lottery funds up to end of January 2014

December 11th, 2013 by The Association of Guernsey Charities

The 2013 Christmas Lottery has already beaten all previous records for the amount of money raised. The Association of Guernsey Charities is encouraging local charities to consider their needs for 2014, and make an application for a lottery grant, should they require funding. Each year, the Channel Islands Christmas Draw helps a large number of […]

New route for Guernsey’s World Aid Walk on 6 May 2013

April 9th, 2013 by World Aid Walk

The organisers of Guernsey’s World Aid Walk have confirmed that there is a new route for the 2013 walk. The walk will take place on Bank Holiday Monday 6 May 2013. As in previous years, the walk begins at 9 am and finishes in Market Square, St Peter Port. The walk goes through St Peter […]

CI Co-operative Society Helping Hands funds available to Guernsey organisations until 1 February 2013

January 9th, 2013 by The Channel Islands Co-operative Society Limited

The Channel Islands Co-operative Society has launched its 2013 Helping Hands Fund to give charities and local organisations the opportunity to apply for thousands of pounds. The fund, which has benefited thousands of Channel Islanders since it was first launched 19 years ago, is open to charities and organisations and reflects the Society’s underlying principles of co-operative trade where […]

Sure sponsors Headway Guernsey’s cognitive brain training course

December 19th, 2012 by Sure

Cognitive brain training, which has benefited Headway Guernsey users, will continue after a donation from the Sure Community Foundation. The course, which supports people with a brain injury, has already proved successful. “It’s been extremely effective and those users who have been through the course have reported back to us on the positive impact it […]

Guernsey Community Foundation’s third round of quarterly grants awarded to five charities

November 28th, 2012 by Guernsey Community Foundation

Five local projects have benefited from the third round of the Guernsey Community Foundation’s Quarterly Grants Programme which currently targets projects that work towards improving social inclusion. Once completed, these greenhouses will provide an all-weather facility for working in the garden. The Trust is working with offenders serving community service hours and is aiming to […]

Barclays Champion Charities Award for fourteen Guernsey charities

November 20th, 2012 by Barclays

Fourteen local charities have been awarded a share of over £34,000 at this year’s Barclays Champion Charities Awards, held at the St Pierre Park Hotel. The event was hosted by Rob Moore of Channel TV who announced the amount each charity would receive. The decisions were made by the judging panel of Shaun Green, deputy […]

Round Table Christmas Fayre gives Guernsey charities opportunity to raise funds

November 18th, 2012 by Richard Lord

After the Fayre, Save the Children Christmas cards are available from Sue Fish, Chair of Save the Children Guernsey banch.

OSA Recruitment offering Guernsey charities use of St Peter Port shop for one week in December 2012

October 19th, 2012 by OSA Recruitment

OSA Recruitment has decided to open up their recently acquired and currently unused shop at 22 Smith Street, St Peter Port for use as a pop-up charity shop for the four weeks leading up to Christmas. Belinda Windsor, Recruitment Manager, said “we are offering four Guernsey charities or community groups the chance to occupy The […]