PROGS grants since 2016

Pershore Rotary have given 26 grants totalling £8,674 since 2016

2016

  • £100 to Mobility Trust towards an electric scooter for disabled user in a care home

  • £250 to Pershore Scouts to equip the kitchen in their new scout hut

  • £100 to a Scout to go to the international "Scout Moot"

2017

  • £250 to Pershore Junior Rugby training and development camp

  • £100 to POPET for musical instruments to enable them to continue entertaining in care homes

  • £100 to Project Trust to enable Pershore High School leaver to do long term voluntary work overseas

  • £100 to Pershore High School leaver to do voluntary work in Uganda

  • £100 to Pershore High School leaver to do voluntary work in Romania

  • £159 to Indy Mobility for two disability walking aids

2018

  • £50 to Pershore Foodbank for euqipment and shelving

  • £250 Pershore Junior Rugby training and development camp

  • £50 to St. Peter's Church for their dementia café

  • £250 to Cropthorne and Charlton School for their playground refurbishment

  • £250 for a specialist disability walking aid

2019

  • £250 for a special competition disability tennis wheelchair 

  • £1,000 to Pershore Tennis Centre for two disabilty sports wheelchairs

  • £168 to Pershore Talking Newspaper for new distribution folders

  • £250 to VSO international for a Pershore High School leaver to do long term voluntary work overseas

  • £1,000 to Avon Navigation Trust for the Project Neptune Floating Classroom

2020

  • £1,000 to Pershore Foodbank to cope with extra demand during COVID lockdown

2021

  • £1,000 to Riverside Centre for equipment in the youth chill-out room

  • £250 to Frienbds of Avon Meadows to rebuild vandalised bird hide

  • £285 to South Worcs Lifeguards for life saving equipment at Pershore Pool

  • £250 to Pershore Cricket Club to Extend their Cricket Nets

  • £750 to Holy Redeemer School to support the costs of ‘Presentations by the Royal Institution’ to raise science awareness 

2022

  • £390 to Pershore Talking Newspaper for new USB sticks for newspaper distribution