Our Charitable Trust

Rotary Club of Buxton Buxton Trust Fund - Charity No 1032437


Rotary Club of Buxton Trust Fund - Charity No 1032437

The Trust Fund is governed by Appointed Trustees in accord with the Charities Commission and is totally separate from the Rotary Club of Buxton's general account which primarily comprises members' fees for club administration.

Our Trust's Purpose

To apply the capital and income in the relief of the poor and needy or to such other charitable purpose, institution, society or object by grants to individuals and organisations and providing human resources, advocacy, advice and information in regard to general charitable purposes, education/training, medical/health/sickness, disability, overseas aid, famine relief, sport and recreation.

Donating

If you wish to post or hand in a donation, please contact our Treasurer, Farouk Kardahji. Should you wish to Gift Aid that donation, please download our Gift Aid Donation Form (Single Donation).

If you think you might make more Gift Aided donations in future, please use Gift Aid Form (Multiple Donations)

Donate By Your Online Shopping at No Extra Cost to You!

Online Shopping via the Easyfundraising Portal

If you are anonline shopper, then support our Trust Fund via Easyfundraising - a shopping directory listing 4,000+ online stores including big names. It's completely FREE to register and USE. Just go to your usual online retailer via the the Easyfundraising site whenever you shop online and, at no extra cost to you, we'll receive a free donation by the retailer from every purchase you make. You won't pay a penny more for your shopping - but you'll be helping someone as a result! There's even a Donation Reminder 'widget' you can download onto your PC that'll remind about Easyfundraising if you forget and go directly to your online retailer's website. You can also raise money the same way using Everyclick 'Give As You Live'. Dead easy!

Examples of some Donations from the Trust Fund

Bythe House (High Peak Hospice) £8000 (plus several other donations); Buxton Opportunity Club £2000; Grapevine Project,£1500; High Peak Nightstop £1000; High Peak Food Bank £3375 (and other donations); Charis House (Good News Family Care) £3375 (and other donations); Milnthorpe Homes £500; Buxton Mountain Rescue £500(and other donations); Kinder Mountain Rescue £500; Buxton Summer Club £300-£500 (for several years). Trust Income/Expenditure is charted by the Charities Commission for the preceding five years.

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Photos of some of the Stalls (and Charlie Chaplin meets King Kong)

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Primary school children need to be able to work online but many don't have a computer/tablet. With a District Contingency Fund Grant we have donated £1000 to Buxton Infants and Fairfield Infants for computers.

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Wishing you all a Merry Christmas & Happy New Year (keep safe )

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Some of this year's achievements

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Big Dog Parker's owner, Elizabeth, has loaned him to the Rotary Club of Buxton to help children. Polio is still crippling under-5s so he's fundraising for Rotary's 'End Polio Now' campaign, by visiting Buxton firms, and inviting their staff to help.

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100 boxes of Christmas biscuits were shared with local charities. Thanks to Morrisons for their generous discount and community support. For each box we bought, Morrisons donated one to support communities around the area.

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Rotary, in collaboration with other local organisations, is helping people to improve their home energy usage. We have received a Rotary District Grant and are supported by the High Peak Borough Council Community Climate and Nature Action Fund.

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Now that the vaccination programme has started we are planning activities (Covid-safe) for later this year. We are helping with traffic control at the Buxton Medical vaccination hub.

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Rotary Club of Buxton Buxton Trust Fund - Charity No 1032437

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To encourage young people to achieve their potential

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Identifying & meeting community needs

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To promote International fellowship and service

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Using media to make the aims and activities of the Rotary Club of Buxton and the wider world of Rotary known to the public

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Membership Matters

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