At Blue Coat C.E (A) Infant School we hold regular fundraising events for local and worldwide charities. As well as special projects and activities for the children organised by our PTA. Here are some of the Charities we support (click on highlighted name or logo to find out more):
We are partnered with a school in Wellingara in Gambia.
We raise money to help and support their development.
Macmillan Cancer Support improves the lives of people affected by cancer. We provide practical, medical and financial support and push for better cancer care.
We have had several Coffee Mornings to support this organisation.
Operation Christmas Child is the world’s largest children’s Christmas project. Last year over 1.5 million shoe boxes from the UK were sent to children’s hospitals, orphanages, Internally Displaced Persons camps, homeless shelters and impoverished neighbourhoods around the world.
Emergencies -“Support our work rebuilding lives shattered by disasters, such as the Haiti Earthquake and Afghanistan Emergency”
Campaigning -“We fight to End Child Poverty and give children the voice they deserve.”
Barnados work with children and young people. We want children to belong, it’s that simple. We work with families in many ways including: fostering and adoption, disibility fostering and adoption and coping with domestic violence.
“The National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children is inspired by a belief that we can make a difference for all children – by standing up for their rights, by listening to them, by helping them when they need us and by making them safe.
Cancer Research UK is the world’s leading charity dedicated to beating cancer through research. Thanks to our groundbreaking work more people are beating cancer than ever before. Find out how you can get involved and help us continue our life-saving work.
Operation South America is an inter-denominational charity committed to supporting Christian Initiatives in South America. The charity is kept up and running by a team of volunteers who are based in the UK. Learn more about the team by clicking on the name above.