Challenger Troop, an award-winning organisation which assists young people across the county, has benefited from a £1,500 donation from KCC Chairman Tom Gates’ charity fund-raising activities over the past year.
Kent charity Strode Park Foundation has enjoyed a £5,000 boost to its finances thanks to the Furley Page Foundation, the charitable organisation set up by leading south east law firm Furley Page.
Can it really be a year since Hawkinge mayor John Heasman took over the job?
A leading Battle of Britain charity is asking people to mark what
would have been the 100th birthday of one of its leading supporters by becoming a ‘Friend’ or sponsoring a name on a memorial wall.
Local community groups and charitable organisations have each received a cash injection thanks to the Kent Police Property Fund.
A charity that helps support children and young people with disabilities is asking people throughout the region to ‘Make a Difference in March’ and help them reach their target of supporting over 150 children in a year.
By Susan Carey
The village hall was packed to the gunnels on Saturday evening, 4 March, for the Hawkinge Town Mayor’s Fundraising Quiz.
Staff at Shepway District Council raised more than £1,000 for Kelly Turner when they paid to wear casual clothes for a day.
Lions clubs across the South East have successfully raised a quarter of a million pounds to support the Kent, Surrey & Sussex Air Ambulance in its ambition to deliver a Helicopter Emergency Medical Service (HEMS) 24 hours a day.
The Hythe Imperial Hotel has chosen the Kent, Sussex and Surrey Air Ambulance as its nominated charity for 2017.