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Lytchett Matravers Angels

Lytchett Matravers Angels is crowdfunding

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raised of £10,000 target by 82 supporters

Weʼre raising £10,000 to create a Covid-19 Emergency Fund for Lytchett Matravers residents

Lytchett Matravers, Dorset

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Lytchett Matravers Angels Community Support Group have been supporting the vulnerable residents of Lytchett Matravers through the coronavirus pandemic. We are now recognised as the LM Angels.

Our Village has many elderly people that are isolating due to being clinically vulnerable and families in Lytchett Matravers who may have been impacted by the stringent closure of workplaces , such as being furloughed or may be self employed are now out of work and facing financial hardship until the government support can be delivered.

We are a team of committed, dedicated volunteers who can help the community by:

Assisting with shopping/prescriptions

Telephone Check in & Chats for those feeling lonely

Signposting to charities/support organisations

Financial grants

Food Bank & supplies

Support for families with children

It appears that we may well be facing a long haul with the Coronavirus and this is impacting on everyone's daily lives . Grant applications are becoming over subscribed and being frozen until more government funds are available. We want to continue our service provision for the months that are ahead of us so its vital we have additional funds to keep us moving forward.

How can you help? - We appreciate people would like to show their gratitude for the support they receive and we thank you from our hearts for your generosity. We have become the heartbeat of the community and you can help by making a donation to our Community Fund . Your funds will boost the village food bank, provide shopping grants to needy families, support with children's educational needs and can also help our amazing volunteers get around to provide these services for our residents.

When we can finally get back to some normality and people are no longer requiring provisions then if there are any remaining funds once the crisis has passed, these will be donated to other local charity(ies) that are able to offer similar aid or can be applied to an extension of a community project within the village that gives ongoing support to the community.

If you would like to discover more about the LM Angels you can visit our Facebook page where we share lots of useful information and support.

https://www.facebook.com/groups/lytchettmatraversangels

Best Wishes

The LM Angels Team

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  • Lytchett Matravers Angels 21 days ago
    Lytchett Matravers Angels

    Lytchett Matravers Angels

    21 days ago

    We are delighted to inform you that emergency grants have been awarded to 11 families in the village to support them in these difficult times. Thank you kindly to all who assisted in offering these emergency grants. In addition to our Just Giving Donations, there was a generous donation made by the Rockley Charitable Trust which will assist with ongoing aid to the community and enable the good work that the LM Angels has done so far. We would like to say a big thank you to the Rockley Charitable Trust for their contribution.

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82

  • Anonymous

    Anonymous

    Jun 1, 2020

    £100.00

  • Anonymous

    Anonymous

    May 25, 2020

    £40.00

  • Anonymous

    Anonymous

    May 24, 2020

    £30.00

  • Anonymous

    Anonymous

    May 8, 2020

    Well done for your kindness!

  • Miss Wells

    Miss Wells

    May 8, 2020

    Amazing work, thank you for all you are doing!

  • Amanda Gratwick

    Amanda Gratwick

    May 8, 2020

    £20.00

  • Mrs Martin

    Mrs Martin

    May 8, 2020

    Thank you for the wonderful work you are doing for the community.

    £10.00

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