Weʼve raised £90 to help fund the purchase of a compact tractor with large mowing deck and ground care attachments for Long Bennington Football Club.
- Long Bennington, United Kingdom
- Funded on Saturday, 28th October 2017
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Long Bennington Football Club are in the process of looking to purchase a compact tractor with a large mowing deck and groundcare attachments. This will enable to the club to tend to the playing fields, without having to employ external contractors.
We are currently in discussion with the Lincs FA, Playing Field Committee & Parish Council regarding this.
In principle, Lincs FA have offered to support the purchase of this machinery with a 70% grant.
In very broad terms, the machinery is valued at (maximum) £22K, so we have around £7K to find.
So I've decided to run in next years Brighton Marathon and in the process i'm hoping to raise at least £2000 towards the additional funding required.
Support from players, parents and local businesses woudl be greatly recieved.
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James Oldbury started crowdfunding
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Jul 24, 2017
From Long Bennington FC Over 50's, Walking Football - good luck and best wishes
Jul 7, 2017
Good luck James!!
Emma & Ollie
Jul 1, 2017
Jun 30, 2017
I'll get the ball rolling.......
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Long Bennington, United Kingdom
So the amazing coaches, volunteers and players of Long Bennington FC are committed to raising funds to purchase a compact tractor/mower. And I'm looney enough to attempt my 5th marathon and in the process raise so funds for the cause.