Shopping Centre searches for worthy community group in need of £1,000 cash boost
By saxon_square | Wednesday, October 09, 2013, 11:18
Saxon Square Shopping Centre, in Christchurch, is searching for one deserving community group to receive a £1,000 donation this Christmas.
C:\fakepath\2012 winners the 8th Christchurch Burton Scout Group with Bryan Taylor centre manager at Saxon Square Shopping Centre
The Centre and its 28 high street and independent stores, is encouraging all types of groups in the Christchurch area to apply for its Christmas community donation campaign, from senior citizen clubs to youth groups, and sports teams to drama societies.
Whether entrants require new uniforms, improved facilities or equipment, or support for a special event, Saxon Square Shopping Centre is hoping to find a worthy group that will really benefit from its generous donation.
Bryan Taylor, Saxon Square Shopping Centre Manager, said: "Christchurch is such a tight knit community and this is our chance to give something back to our loyal customers who supported the Centre throughout the year.
"We're looking for a group or a team that is really passionate about what they do, and that helps to make a difference to the lives of its members. And there's no better time to celebrate community spirit than at Christmas, the season of goodwill!"
How to enter:
• Explain, in no more than 200 words, why the group you are nominating deserves to win £1,000 worth of sponsorship from Saxon Square Shopping Centre. Applicants must state how they intend to use the funding and why it will make a difference to their community group.
• Attach a picture of your team or community group.
• Include your team or organisation's name along with the nominator's contact details including telephone number.
• Send the application to firstname.lastname@example.org by Friday 13 December 2013, or call 02920 764 100 for further information.
A team coach, teacher, guardian or representative aged 18 or over must nominate the group. A representative from Saxon Square Shopping Centre will select the winner. The winning applicant will be contacted in December 2013. For further information and full T&Cs visit the 'News' page at www.saxon-square.co.uk.