Tag: Sure Community Foundation

Sure Community Foundation helps Guernsey Rugby Academy Colts with kit sponsorship

Sure Community Foundation helps Guernsey Rugby Academy Colts with kit sponsorship

| March 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

THE Sure Community Foundation helped secure future away trips for the Guernsey Rugby Academy’s Colts with a £2,200 donation. The squad of 16 to 18 years olds played their first match on Saturday wearing new Sure branded shorts. They beat Kenilworth from Warwickshire by 23-17. Coach Matt Chammings thanked the Sure Community Foundation for its […]

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Sure Community Foundation buys new kitchen gear for Lihou House

Sure Community Foundation buys new kitchen gear for Lihou House

| February 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

VISITORS staying on Lihou will have the use of new kitchen equipment thanks to a donation from the Sure Community Foundation. The foundation has bought £350 worth of pots, pans and crockey, as well as providing £750 to maintain one of the bedrooms. ‘The house is well used by so many school parties, groups and […]

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Sure and Mawson Collins provide hampers for families of children with special needs

Sure and Mawson Collins provide hampers for families of children with special needs

| December 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

Families of children with special needs will receive special Christmas hampers thanks to staff from Sure and Mawson Collins. The Sure Community Foundation has secured a £350 donation from Mawson Collins, property agents and consultants, which will be used for the basis of 15 hampers for the Wigwam Support Group. Staff from Sure will donate […]

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Two charities benefit from Sure Community Foundation quiz night

Two charities benefit from Sure Community Foundation quiz night

| November 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

TWO local charities received a surprise boost at a quiz night hosted by the Sure Community Foundation. At the end of the evening, which raised £2,600, the organisers chose at random two charities taking part in the quiz and split the proceeds between them. Maison Saint Pierre and the Guernsey Hard of Hearing Association each […]

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Sure Community Foundation funds mental health nurse’s training

| October 29, 2013 | 0 Comments

FUNDING from the Sure Community Foundation will help people with mental health problems better understand their condition. The organisation has donated £1,500 to cover the cost of specialist training in the UK for a Guernsey mental health nurse working at the Castel Hospital. Lucy Fleming is on a 15-week course in cognitive behaviour therapy, which […]

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Sure Community Foundation secures future letting at St Saviour’s Community Centre

Sure Community Foundation secures future letting at St Saviour’s Community Centre

| October 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

THE ability to let available rooms at St Saviour’s Community Centre has been secured thanks to a donation from the Sure Community Foundation. The charity has given the centre £3,208.73 to buy a raft of new safety equipment, including fire alarm sensors, signs, directional lighting and extinguishers. Without the upgrade to its fire safety equipment […]

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Sure Community Foundation gives almost £5,000 to Maison St Pierre

Sure Community Foundation gives almost £5,000 to Maison St Pierre

| August 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

MOTHERS and children with nowhere to live will have a brighter place to stay with the help of the Sure Community Foundation. The foundation has donated £4,710 to Maison St Pierre so that it can paint the rear of building and replace guttering. Jenny Tasker, acting chairman of the management committee, said the charity was […]

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Sure Community Foundation appeals for applications for support

Sure Community Foundation appeals for applications for support

| April 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

CHARITIES and voluntary organisations are being encouraged to apply for support from the Sure Community Foundation. The foundation, which was launched less than a year ago, has already donated nearly £20,000 to 18 different charities and groups but is appealing for more applications. ‘One of the core aims of the Sure Community Foundation is to […]

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COGNITIVE BRAIN TRAINING FOR HEADWAY

COGNITIVE BRAIN TRAINING FOR HEADWAY

| December 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

COGNITIVE brain training, which has benefited Headway Guernsey users, will continue after a donation from the Sure Community Foundation. The course, which supports people with a brain injury, has already proved successful. ‘It’s been extremely effective and those users who have been through the course have reported back to us on the positive impact it […]

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SURE STAFF CLEAN UP

SURE STAFF CLEAN UP

| December 13, 2012 | 0 Comments

WELLINGTON boots, fishing equipment, rubber gloves and even part of a plane from World War II have been found by Sure staff as they clean island beaches. Earlier this year, Cable & Wireless Communications launched the Sure Community Foundation and as well as giving money to worthy causes, staff were given time off on the […]

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