The David School Trust

Recent Activities

Shipping Trips to Robert Claire & Co Ltd, Belvedere, Kent

Using vans kindly provided by Ramsey Motors

27 June – Desks donated by Alan Burdass, a member of the Rotary Club of March. Now in school and assembled.

22 August – Handicraft and sewing goods collected by Sylvia Abblitt, 50 chairs previously used in Ely Cathedral which were donated by Dale Abblitt.

School materials including uniforms, shoes, books and other clothing.

13 September – Hand sewing machines serviced at no cost by Martin Yates, including one donated by his sister Gwyneth Smythe. Refurbished Computers bought from GreenIT, sets of English and Maths books, football kits, more uniforms and clothing donated by parents of pupils at Alderman Jacobs School, Whittlesey.

Fundraising

20 July- Sylvia Abblitt, a new member of the Rotary Club of Ramsey, hosted an event to collect craft and sewing materials to be sent and uses in Sierra Leone. The intention is to provide goods and training to help some of the women in the villages become more self-sufficient. In addition over £400 was raised.

18 August – Lesley and John O’Reilly, also members of the Rotary Club of Ramsey opened their house to host a fundraising event for local charities. Our Trust is one of these to benefit.

Donations for Food    Further information here

To date the charity has received almost £2000 to help to provide a daily school meal for the children. More than half of this was raised by a group of supporters from Stamford who to part in a Rat Race Dirty Weekend event.

This group have kindly raised several thousand pounds for the Charity over a four year period.

 

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