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Registered charity number 1125869 Email: contact@friendsofderwenthill.co.uk

 

Friends of Derwent Hill

NEWS AND PROJECTS

 

Whats have the Friends been up to?

 

NEW CHAIR ELECTED

 

 

The New Chair of the

Freinds of Derwent Hill

 

Mike Stansfield was elected

as the New Chair at the

AGM held in 2016.

CHARITY LAUNCH

GREAT SUCCESS!!

 

The Friends relaunched the charity on the 1st March 2017 and it was a roaring success! Thanks to the Derwent Hill team and Matt Ellis for been so accomodating and to the wonderful students and staff from Broadway Juniors who were on hand to help raise the charity profile. The Friends aim to rasie £10,000 to purhase a fleet of accessible canoes and a trailer Click Here to find out more. News and media services from Sunderland Council have been following the story. Keep your eyes on the website and Facebook page to see what happened and how you can get involved.

Fundraising Bag Pack

8th April 10am Sainsburys Wessington Way Sunderland

The Friends have teamed up with supermaket giant Sainsburys to do a charity bag pack at their new Wessington Way store in Sunderland. The Friends and members of their friends and families will be on site from 10am - 2pm on the day. Why not come down and get involved.

 

 

Next Meeting Details TBC

 

You are invited to attend

the

Next General Meeting

of

Friends of Derwent Hill

 

to be held at

TBC

Portland Academy

Weymouth Road,

Chapelgarth,

Sunderland

SR3 2NQ

 

The Friends are entirely voluntary and all the money we raise goes towards helping disadvantaged young people access Derwent Hill and providing facilities for those with a disability. We are dependent on donations and fundraising activities for our income, and any help you can give will be appreciated. If you wish to make a donation please contact us.

 

If you think you may attend the meeting please let us know via email so that arrangements can be made to accommodate you.

 

Please respond to the Secretary,

 

Gemma Hughes :

on

contact@friendsofderwenthill.co.uk

 

I look forward to seeing you,

Mike Stansfield

(Chair)