Community Donations sub-committee
This committee awards donations to community groups and non-profit making organisations for work contributing to the wellbeing of the community. Following their meeting last week, these grants have been awarded:
ABLE – £500
To support the newly started activity groups at two care homes in Chippenham. To help buy materials and tools for their service users to take part in arts and crafts, music groups, gardening group etc.
Victim Support – £150
To continue providing a high standard of service and support to victims of crime within the Chippenham area and provide them with personal alarms, decoy cameras and special calming toys for children.
Off the Ground – £172.18
To fund litter picking equipment of good quality to be used with the new Superbin based in Monkton Park.
Friends of St Peter’s Academy – £2000
To improve the play equipment and install a community running track.
Lions Club of Chippenham – £200
To reduce the cost of hiring the Neeld for the annual Christmas Bazaar to be held on 2nd December 2017.
More information about the Community Donations can be found here