40 for 40 Club Challenge now completed


At our 40th Anniversary Lunch we set ourself the challenge to support 40 women and girls during our 40th year

Final total at the end of February  2018 is 208

6 women through St Petroc’s homeless charity

6 women with children for skating session at Eden Project

16 women in Refuges will receive decorated shoe boxes of toiletries

20 women at Eventide care home-music therapy

40 girls in Cornish schools with red boxes

1 Kiva loan to Jackline in Uganda for food marketing

1 Kiva loan to Salma in Pakistan for Grocery Store

1/2 weeks respite holiday CHICKS

6 orphan girls in Kenya Olive Branch Foundation

20 women in local Refuges (Tesco collection 25th Nov)

1 woman Open mentoring Scheme  (Women in the Criminal Justice system) – donation to Women in Crisis fund

2 girls free sanitary products via our first 2 red boxes in schools

1 a 9 year old girl in a local Refuge- school uniform and drawing set

1 year 6 girl Hannah from Pondhu School  a recipient of the Carol Jennings Award

1 girl funding via Cancer Research for one day of a trial for a child with a recurrence of leukemia

6 ‘senior’ ladies at Penrice Residential Home taken for monthly outings

i woman with teenage children leaving Refuge to set up home given household items and toiletries

10 women in local Refuge using benches purchased for Refuge

3 women on Kosovo given knitted baby clothes

1 woman with child, items to set up home on leaving Refuge

20  women can attend Look Good Feel Better workshops

1    Saeu in Samoa Kiva loan for food production & sales

1    Julianna Nicholson – travel expenses

1    Ciara Rooney Dig deep water/sanitation charity in Kenya

1   widow with dependent children in Kosovo (cushion making)

1   Reychel, schoolgirls educational the Philippines via Purple Community Fund

1   Kiera Bird  Educational Bursary

1   Lucy Clough volunteer Street Child Sierra Leone

1   Eleanor Walsh volunteer Nepal

6  schoolgirls uniforms The Olive Foundation Kenya

1/2 respite care week for a girl via CHICKS

7    Young women leaving care via Carefree boxes

3    Unsung Heroines Barbara Hawkins, Edna Liddicoat,Juliana Nicholson