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£1,931raised of £10,000 target by 47 supporters

    Weʼve raised £1,931 to help fund Burwell Village College Primary Schools regeneration of classrooms and communal areas.

    Burwell, Cambridge, UK
    Funded on Saturday, 8th September 2018

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    To accommodate an expanding village, Burwell Village College Primary School has undergone a major rebuild over the last 18 months and weʼre aiming to raise £10,000 to help breathe new life into the original building as there was no provision in the budget for improvements to the existing school building. Planned regeneration includes 6 classrooms, and other key shared spaces. From decorating and carpets to furniture enabling us to create a pleasant stimulating learning environment for our children throughout the whole school.

    The newly built school areas look amazing and are great spaces for our pupils to learn. However the old corridors, toilets, years 1 & 2 classrooms, the first aid room, music room, SENCO room, and servery are still in desperate need of basic decoration and new carpets / wipe clean flooring. The cost of replacing these is in excess of £10,000.

    The Friends of Burwell Village College Primary launched the Burwell DIY SOS project to recruit parent helpers who were good at DIY and can plaster, fill in holes, and paint. Some of the areas have been completed but there is lots more to do. We have also launched monthly non-uniform days, as well as being supported by our local CO-OP and Bunnings Warehouse community projects, however these measures will not cover the full cost.

    We are looking for any organisations that can help us reach our goal of creating a fantastic, finished school, in a clean working environment.

    We would like to finish the project this academic year. Please get in touch with the FBVCP on our Facebook page if you can help in any way:

    Carpets in Year 1 and 2 classrooms

    Cloakroom decorated by parents - needs flooring



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      • Claire McCarthy

        Claire McCarthy

        Aug 16, 2018


      • Anonymous


        Jul 21, 2018


      • Stuart Cleary

        Stuart Cleary

        Jul 20, 2018

        Finley and Maya non-uniform


      • Teresa Sturgess

        Teresa Sturgess

        Jul 20, 2018

        £3 non school uniform from the Pajak's


      • Carlie Rowell

        Carlie Rowell

        Jul 19, 2018

        Donation for summer non uniform day. Thanks.


      • Stuart Cleary

        Stuart Cleary

        Jun 29, 2018


      • martha mann

        martha mann

        Jun 28, 2018


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      Friends of Burwell Village College Primary School

      Friends of Burwell Village College Primary School

      Burwell, Cambridge, UK

      The school PTA are continually raising funds for the school

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