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Closed 23/03/2017

25%
£553raised of £2,200 target by 21 supporters

    Weʼve raised £553 to help carry out repairs to our burger bar cafe at Winchester City Football Club.

    Location
    Winchester, United Kingdom
    Category
    Sports
    Time left
    Funded on Thursday, 23rd March 2017

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    Story

    Winchester City Football Club are one of the oldest non-league clubs in the country, founded in 1884.
    Winchester City FC currently play their football in the Evostik Southern League South West Division which is at level four of the league pyramid. This means we are four levels form football league status.
    Running a non league football club is very difficult and costly. The club like many others relies heavily on volunteers like myself, local sponsorship, some donations and one or two much more generous donations. However the club still struggles balance the books month in month, but we do just about.
    One of the areas we rely on is through selling food and drinks on match days. This is done mainly via the club bar and through our cafe called The Dugout. From The Dugout we sell hot drinks, burgers, chips etc. This is a valuable source of revenue.
    Unfortunately we have had to close The Dugout due to serious damage with the flat roof causing part of the ceiling to collapse. We need to carry out urgent repairs to The Dugout so as we can reopen as soon as possible. The cost to carry these repairs is £2200.
    It is very important to the club that we open The Dugout as soon as possible. Not only for much needed revenue for the club but also to provide a good service to visiting supporters on matchdays.

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    • Darrell Gowers

      Darrell Gowers

      2 months ago

      Darrell Gowers

      Thank you very much again for your generous donations. We are making progress and have now reached 21% of our target. Thank You Again :)

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    • Darrell Gowers

      Darrell Gowers

      3 months ago

      Darrell Gowers

      A big thank you to everyone who has donated so far. In just a week we have reached 18% of our target. Whether we reach our required or not your generous contributions will go a long way towards the urgent and important repairs to The Dugout Cafe / Burger Bar at Winchester City Football Club. Thank you again and please spread the word.

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    3 months ago

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    Supporters

    21

    • Karen Brown

      Karen Brown

      Mar 16, 2017

      X

      £50.00

    • Mark Foakes

      Mark Foakes

      Mar 14, 2017

      #Citizens 🔴⚫️🔴⚫️

      £20.00

    • Diana Byng

      Diana Byng

      Mar 14, 2017

      My daughter is a great supporter and volunteer of City Football Club and I know how much this will mean to her to have the Burger Van mended so good luck hope you raise enough money

      £20.00

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      Mar 11, 2017

      £10.00

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      Mar 10, 2017

      £20.00

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      Mar 7, 2017

      £30.00

    • Paul Murray

      Paul Murray

      Mar 1, 2017

      Thank you to all for their support so far

      £50.00

    About the fundraiser
    Darrell Gowers

    Darrell Gowers

    Winchester, United Kingdom

    Vice Chairman at Winchester City FC. Kit washer. Cleaner of Changing Facilities. Clubhouse maintenance. Matchday helper.

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