Below you can see reports from our Projects team for the good causes in Swale and Around the world that we have supported over the years. Anyone can ask swale for help when they are in need and our projects team will look at each case impartially and see if it is something we can help with.

Swale Lions   Projects  and  Youth  Donations  2016-2017

Sport in the Park  2016 & 2017 - £100 donation for Cups and Trophies

Kids Cancer Charity 2016 - £150/ 2017-£200  Enabling local children to enjoy a holiday

Hi Kent Sittingbourne -£250 towards Hearing Aid Support

Specialised Disability Trike - £500 towards trike for local youngster

Artistic Twirlers

Plough Court, Sittingbourne - £250 towards Christmas Hampers

Hypo-Hounds - £500 towards specialised training for Diabetic Support Dog

Porchlight- £500 towards Support for Homeless and Disadvantaged young people in Swale Area

Gazebo for Frank Lloyd Home - £60.00

Salvation Army Christmas Appeal - £150 gift vouchers

New House Youth Centre - Peace Poster Prizes for 2016 and 2017 £100

Who we have helped 2014-2015

Hi Kent (help for the hard of hearing)
Stay Put (drop kerb for disabled)
Age UK Sheppey
SCC World Challenge
Sittingbourne RFC mini-rugby
Swale Boxing Club, Kelmsley, boxing gloves
Harmony Therapy Trust
Community chef
Womens' refuge, Sittingbourne
Mobility scooter
COGS (musical instruments)
Salvation Army Christmas gift vouchers
Doddington defibrillator
Porchlight
Freedom Centre (chair)
Cobbes Meadow (riding for the disabled)
Kids Cancer Trust
3H holiday for the disabled
Nepal Earthquake
Shoe Box Appeal
Subsidy for a schoolgirl's fieldtrip, Fulston Manor
Kent Corps of Drums
Kent Air Ambulance (night flying equipment)
It's a Knockout, Milton Country Park
Swale Artistic Twirlers
 

Who we’ve  Helped  july 2013-June 2014

Pilgrims Hospices Outreach Support Services, Faversham-
Catering & refreshment resources for Cancer respite centre.
Faversham & Sittingbourne Assistance Centre (FACE)
Purchase of an industrial hedgetrimmer for garden maintenance.
Purchase of a  foot muff - for a disabled child to wear in a wheelchair for warmth and weather protection.
Orchards Children’s Special Needs Nursery, Sittingbourne – Furniture for their family meeting room.
Family Food Bank at Seashells Children’s Centre, Sheerness- purchase and donation of non- perishable food.
KIDS Cancer Charity –donation towards a holiday for a child living in Swale.
Sittingbourne Heritage Museum- Donation
Donation to Swale Chronic Pain Support Group
Purchase of cooker for Pulse Cafe, Sittingbourne
Age Concern UK, Sheppey Branch- donation towards purchase of a mini-bus
Donation to Kent’s Night Flight Air Ambulance Service Appeal
COGS Club, Sittingbourne- Purchase of two Memory Boxes to support club activities for people with dementia .
Donation to Philippines Disaster Fund
Help for Heroes- Donation to fundraising endurance event ‘Tough Mudders’
Helping Hands for Holidays-donation to charity providing holidays for disabled children, adults & carers. Two local families benefitted from our support.
Annual donations to LIBRA (Lions International Blood Research Appeal) –at the Haematology Dept. King’s College Hospital, London; supporting & treating blood cancer .
Message in a bottle – purchase and distribution of containers so that medical information is stored and quickly available in people’s homes.
Swale Gloves Boxing Club- donation to purchase additional boxing practice equipment.
Frank Lloyd Homes- donation of 5 CD/Radios for their community residents.
HI-KENT- donation to support the work of this local charity for people with hearing impairment  /loss based at the Memorial Hospital.
Sittingbourne Community College-Serbian World Challenge Expedition, undertaken this summer (2014) by senior students. Contribution towards their funds.
We are proud to have donated £6,700   to good causes this year. THIS HAS ONLY BEEN POSSIBLE BECAUSE OF THE SUPPORT AND GENEROSITY OF THE SWALE COMMUNITY.
THANK YOU ALL SO MUCH
 

PROJECTS  -  JULY 2011  -  JULY 2012.

PLAN INTERNATIONAL     
I.PAD WITH STAND (CWLTI)
PLAYHOUSE (CWLTI)       
EAST AFRICA DROUGHT
SHOEBOX TRANSPORT
WATER AID PROJECT
REPLACEMENT FURNITURE
PLAN INTERNATIONAL
SPECIAL CAR SEAT (CWLTI)
T.V. AND BRACKET (CWLTI)
LOCAL PLAY GROUP
SCHOOL TRIP TO NORWAY
GUIDE TRIP TO BORNEO
BAND INSTRUMENTS
LAPTOP (CWLTI)
PLAN INTERNATIONAL
 

Local Projects 2010-2011

2 further CWLTI cases to help individual children and their families.

"Message in a bottle" - provide more stock and distribute locally.
Queen Elizabeth School project - linking with a Primary school,
Go Cart sponsorship for team. (LIBRA).
It's a Knockout competition funding.
Help with removal expenses from Lower Halstow to Upchurch.
Swale Youth support in a variety of activities.
Hockey player sponsorship - to help gain International status.
B.R.F.M. Donation to support our local radio station.
2 more CWLTI cases (I.Pod with stand. Garden play house).
APPROX. £2200 SPENT SO FAR ON THE ABOVE.
National/International donations this year include
AGE UK.
Christian Lewis Trust.
St, Giles Trust.
Plan International - regular contributions.
Shoebox Transport.
E. Africa drought Appeal.
APPROX. £1500 SPENT, SO FAR THIS YEAR, ON THE ABOVE.
APPROXIMATELY  £3700 SPENT THIS YEAR IN TOTAL ON ALL PROJECTS.