Charities rebuffed in city council small grants programme

Romsey Advertiser: Charities rebuffed in city council small grants programme Charities rebuffed in city council small grants programme

NINE Winchester charities seeking grants have been rebuffed by the city council.

The authority has been distributing £15,000 from the small grants programme to numerous local charities.

The nine and reasons for receiving nothing are:

Nepalese Community Winchester, £500 for travel and entertainment for the elderly (previously funded);

Relate Winchester & District, £500 for family counselling (already funded);

Cherry Tree Preschool, Cheriton, £500 towards relocation costs (outside scope of programme);

Gratton Trust, Sutton Scotney, £500 to replace worn equipment in the children's play area (outside scope of programme);

Winchester Quakers, £500 towards renovation of the meeting house, (outside scope of programme);

Waltham Chase Preschool, Waltham Chase, £388 for exploration of the environment using modern IT (previously funded);

Brendoncare, Weeke/Badger Farm, £500 for Christmas trip the theatre (previously funded);

Winnall Rock School, £500 towards showcase concert, (previously funded);

Bishop’s Waltham Thursday Lunch Club, £200 for Christmas lunch, (previously funded).

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