Funds raised by the choir

Favourites’ concert on Saturday 1st February – £900 was raised. This is being donated to the Mayor of Castle Point’s Charity TRUST LINKS. 
 
Rembrance Concert on Saturday 9th November – from the bucket collection, we raised £690 to be divided equally between our 3 chosen charities: the Royal British Legion, RAF Benevolent Fund and UK Blind Veterans.  Well done everyone.  The sale of poppies raised £4630.
 
The Cyclone Idai Appeal Concert on Saturday 6th April was a great success and we raised a total of £1831.36.  

Total funds raised by the choir in 2018-2019 was £4,500.

Funds raised from Christmas Card Donations (Dec 2018) – £72.  £36 to HARP and £36 to Bust.

Funds raised at Remembrance Concert (10/11/18) – proceeds plus bucket collection totalled £1255 to be divided between RAF Benevolent Fund and the Royal British Region.

Funds raised for Nepalese school (29/9/18) – total funds raised including ticket sales, raffle, refreshments, bucket collection were £1210.  Well done everybody.

We raised £851.27 at our concert with the Salvation Army Band on 14th July for their charity.

Hats for Headway – Tanya raised £156.51 from members of the tour choir for this charity.

Funds raised for the ForWards Appeal – April 2018:  At our 10th Anniversary Reunion Concert, we raised £360.26 for the For Wards Appeal.  [Background info:  To mark the 20th Anniversary of the Southend Hospital Charitable Foundation, the For Wards Appeal aims to raise £500,000 for 20 transformational projects across 20 different areas of Southend Hospital.]

The Jazz Centre – March 2018: The choir donated £450 to this  charity after its All That Jazz concert.

Hadleigh Methodist Church Defibrillator – February 2018:  The choir donated £302.51 to the church towards the purchase of a defibrillator.  £152.51 was raised in our bucket collection and the rest was paid for by the choir.  The church have thanked us for our generous donation. 

Helen Rollason Charity Collection – February 2018:  We raised £319.22 for the Helen Rollason charity from our bucket collection after The Singing Birds Concert on Saturday 10 February 2018.

Remembrance Concert – November 2017:  £900 was shared between the Royal British Legion and The Royal Airforce Benevolent Fund.

Grenfell Tower Appeal: – The choir donated £761.92 towards this Appeal.