Funding

As an independent registered charity we are responsible for raising funds for all our work.

We receive Grant Aid from Nottinghamshire County Council and support in kind from Nottingham City Council. Also, we raise additional funds from subscriptions received from participating schools and donations from grant making trusts, the corporate sector and individuals.

Offers of funding for our general activities, for development or for specific activities or items are always welcome and mutually advantageous publicity can be arranged. Alternatively we will gratefully receive bona fide “Anonymous” donations.

Our main items of expenditure are staffing, volunteers’ travelling expenses and books, games and other resources for children.

We also welcome offers of help in kind such as books and games. We particularly welcome help with fund-raising, promotion and publications.

Our grateful thanks are extended to the following organisations and individuals for providing financial support or goods or services in kind to our cause during the year 2014/15.

  • Nottinghamshire County Council
  • Nottingham City Council
  • Lloyds TSB
  • Charles Littlewood Hill Trust
  • Electoral Divisional Initiative/Ward Budgets City and County
  • Experian
  • Give as You Live
  • Local Giving
  • The Opportunities Fund
  • Santander “Doing Good Together”
  • The Freemasons Fund
  • The Rothera Family Trust
  • The J N Derbyshire Trust
  • The Thomas Farr Charity
  • Pamela Munton

We would also like to thank the following Nottinghamshire County and Nottingham City Councillors who have donated funds for Member Schools in their constituencies:

Without the help from all our funders we could not continue to extend our Mission. If you would like to offer help in any way, please use the contact us section of the website.

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