Bringing big smiles to little faces

Monday, 16 March 2015 09:44

Selection boxes for the prisoner’s children

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Thank you for the kind donation of selection boxes for the prisoner’s children which were distributed over the festive period at HMP Greenock.

John McGovern of the Senit Foundation presents a cheque for £1000 to us which provided a trip to Santa's Grotto&Carnival at Cardwell GC for 80 local children where they met Santa and Olaf and had a great time on the fun rides and bouncy castle plus a goody bag from Cardwell GC. We applaud the Senit Foundation for their very generous donation and indeed commend them for their extensive and exemplary contribution to charitable organisations and deserving causes in Inverclyde'
Our charity received a donation of £313 from Louise Murphy of LM Fitness who organised sponsored events with her patrons. We are indebted to Louise for this wonderful donation and the generosity of LM Fitness patrons'
Jeanette Knox of Enterprise Childcare presents our charity with toys collected from various businesses at Pottery Street. A truly wonderful gesture by Jeanette in organising this collection which was appreciated by ourselves and those families in receipt of these gifts.
Friday, 23 January 2015 11:15

£500 from Lodge Greenock Kilwinning No.XII

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We are presented with a cheque for £500 from Lodge Greenock Kilwinning No.XII after being selected by Provost Moran as the recipient of the Annual Provost charity nomination to the Lodge. We thank the Provost for selecting us as nominee and appreciate the generous donation from the Lodge and commend them on their continued great work for charities in Inverclyde.
Inverclyde Academy pupils Andrew Wilson, Cameron Yarr and Elliot Keogh with a £3000 cheque for Children in Poverty Inverclyde awarded for their superb presentation in the Wood Family Trust (Sir Ian Wood) Young Philanthropy Initiative (YPI).' Our charity trustees commend the boys for our nomination and their research, dedication and commitment in securing this most welcome funding. Thanks, Pat
Thank you very much for arranging visit to Santa's Grotto & Carnival for 60 children with staff & parents from our centre who had a wonderful time. Our appreciation also for your nomination of us as recipients of lots of toys from the Tesco Greenock toy appeal.
Tuesday, 23 December 2014 13:03

Thank you for everything. Toys, clothes & food

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'Dear Mr Burke & Team, I am emailing to say a very massive thank you for everything. Toys, clothes & food are very gratefully received from the bottom of my heart. Your charity do a wonderful things for the kids of inverclyde.
'Our charity recognised those local businesses and organisations that have offered such dedicated and willing support in our inaugural year without whose support we would not have provided Santa trips for 200 children nor holidays for 38 children and 22 parents as well as funding for holidays for over 100 children in summer 2015.
Tuesday, 23 December 2014 12:57

Visit to Santa's Grotto & Carnival

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The children and staff would like to thank you and your organisation for your support over the last few weeks including visit to Santa's Grotto & Carnival and the provision of lots of toys. Everyone is absolutely delighted. - Ann Marie Boyd, Head of Centre, Rainbow Family Centre
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Children in Poverty Inverclyde is registered as a Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation under the Charities and Trustee (Scotland) Act 2005.

Our charity number is SC044563.

Pat Burke (Chairman)

17 Langhouse Place
PA16 0EW
01475 521808
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