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5%
£1,075
raised of £20,000 target by 17 supporters

    Weʼve raised £1,075 to Funding for a 17 seater Minibus that is accessible for wheel chairs and low mobility clients

    Highbury, Islington London
    Funded on Friday, 1st July 2016

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    Minibus Fund for Sotheby Mews

    What members say:

    “If we do not have a minibus I would be confined to my home” Edna

    “ The mini bus gives me the opportunity to come out and go on day trips” Eddy

    “The Bus helps me do my shopping” Florrie

    “I am looking forward to a new bus as this one is getting more difficult for me to access” Rosemary

    “ I would come here every day if I the bus had a platform lift” Lillian

    “The bus helps me meet up with my friends” Laura

    “ After having my hair done having a lift home helps keep it looking nice” Barbara

    “The bus takes me door to door on dark winter evenings ” Laura

    “ We are able to visit local attractions” Liz

    Sotheby Mews is a day Centre for over 55’s in Highbury, Islington. We provide lunch and activities that support wellbeing and reduce isolation, our client group has grown from 150 to 200.

    In the last 2 years activity attendance has grown year on year.

    Over this time we have been able to offer a door to door pick up and drop off service to our more physically challenged clients with a community Minibus. Our use of the minibus ceases from July 2016, as a result of cuts in the local authority’s budget. We urgently need to raise £20,000, which will help us purchase a used minibus and provide insurance, repairs and fuel for one year.

    The Minibus is a lifeline to both the Centre and our clients!

    With the additional benefit of providing our youth club with the use of a vehicle in the evenings.

    Updates

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    • Nigel Williams4 years ago
      Nigel Williams

      Nigel Williams

      4 years ago

      we still need the funding help

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    • Nigel Williams4 years ago
      Nigel Williams

      Nigel Williams

      4 years ago

      Thanks to Cllr. Kat Fletcher for Launching our Appeal

      Share this update to help us raise more

    4 years ago

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    Page last updated on: 7/1/2016 12.49

    Supporters

    17

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      Jun 30, 2016

      £100.00

    • Florrie, Sue and Eric

      Florrie, Sue and Eric

      Jun 30, 2016

      Good luck with the Fundraising. Sotheby Mews Day Centre is a lifeline for so many people.

      £200.00

    • Jane

      Jane

      Jun 29, 2016

      Hope you get your mini bus, and continue to help your clients get to your day centre and other trips Good luck.all the best Jane

      £30.00

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      Jun 26, 2016

      Good luck.

      £20.00

    • Pauline

      Pauline

      Jun 26, 2016

      I hope enough money is raised my aunt Enda is a lovely lady who deserves to enjoy her life without restrictions as does everyone else who uses this service

      £10.00

    • Vanessa

      Vanessa

      Jun 22, 2016

      Hope this makes your the lives of your users and their families happier and easier.

      £50.00

    • Richard, Sarah and Lewis Briggs

      Richard, Sarah and Lewis Briggs

      Jun 20, 2016

      £20.00

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    Nigel Williams

    Nigel Williams

    Highbury, Islington London

    Older Peoples Service Manager for Highbury Roundhouse Association ltd.

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