Cheque Presentation in February 2011

Mon 21st March 2011

The presentation of cheques to the representatives of three charities

 Monday 28th.February

Presentations to various charities

Pres.John presented cheques to the representatives of each of three charities; Chestnut Tree House, The Starfish Appeal and  Seaford Downs Syndrome Support Group.

Louise Collins (Chestnut Tree House) reported that they are now able to give each family on their books, 14 nights respite accommodation per year and that in Sussex, they are currently supporting 215 families, a 1/3 of whom come from East Sussex including 5 from Seaford.Since her last visit, the Charity has secured 3 years funding from the  Lottery Grant .This has enabled them to employ a full time Play Therapist for the children and their siblings as well as  a Music Therapist.Their current target is to raise