Community Action Fund 2019

Community Action Fund 2019

A Great Community Evening For Sutton in Ashfield

 by The Rotary Club

On Monday 24th June President Elect Danny Patterson presented our Community Action Fund donations to our worthy recipients this week. Rotarians has been working for the last year collecting money through our various  events, such as Santa's sleigh and the Prize Draw event.  We were  pleased to be able to donate to the following causes:-


Beaufort United FC Blacks U12 - Away Kit, training tops and footballs- received by Rob Marriott

Inspire Sutton Library - Membership for Ashfield Play Forum 

Alfreton Road Area Community Leisure Group - received by Veronica Hartwell & Nancy Amos

Lets All Eat - Provides social eating experiences for local people using food surplus that would normally have been thrown in landfill. - received by Paula Bedborough

Quarry dale School - Craft activities in India - received by Mark West

1st Skegby Scout Group - to develop outdoor space - received by Sarah Taylor & Alison Hill

Star box Community Gym -The money will be spent on essential training and DBS checks for the volunteers. - received by Kevin Henshaw

Sutton Senior Forum - The money will be spent on the hire of the coaches for seniors who are isolated or lonely. - received by Christine Roebuck


Geoff Senior presented a donation to students for the 'WE' project.


We also congratulated students from Sutton Community Academy who took part in this years Mock trials. Well done!


We would like to thank Christine Taylor who received a Community Service award. Christine is a volunteer with Let's All Eat and has been looking after our catering needs. Thank Christine you are amazing!


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