Open Gardens Fundraising Success
The Open Gardens at the Bull Pens in Fairford at the end of June was well attended and enjoyed by everyone.
A total of £546.20 was raised. Thanks to everyone who enabled this event to take place and to everyone who attended.
House to House Collection
The League has completed its house to house collection and raised £16,421 (excluding gift aid). Graham Hewitt, Chairman of the League of Friends said "This is a tremendous result and is testament to the support we have in the community. Our thanks to the community and to the many volunteers whose hard work and commitment make this happen."
Change of Trustees
Treasurer, Paul O'Shaughnessy has now retired from the League of Friends and we thank Paul for his dedication and commitment over the last seven years. His contribution has been invaluable, and it has helped the League develop into a stronger organisation within the community.
We are delighted to welcome Andrena Miles as a new member of the Trustees and, in addition to becoming a Trustee, Andrea will take over the role of Treasurer. Andrena lives in Fairford, runs a local business and has been a Community First Responder for many years. She will be known by many of our supporters and we are pleased to welcome her as a Trustee.
We are also very pleased to welcome Ros Godden as a Trustee. Ros has served on the Fundraising Events Committee for a number of years and is also a House-to House volunteer.
Curry Night at Khushi's Indian Restaurant, Lechlade.
The successful curry night fund raiser at Khushi's in Lechlade which raised £605. A very enjoyable evening was had by all thanks to Muj and his team at Khushi’s who served some wonderful food and provided a great service.