The events we covered included Haywards Heath Fair (held on Muster Green in April), the Cuckoo Fayre in May, Lindfield Village Day and Haywards Heath Town Day held in Victoria Park in September
Our annual Swimarathon for 2019 raised much needed funds for Headway East Sussex and who were presented with a cheque for £15000 at our Swimarathon Presentation evening.
Our Father Christmas Collection in December, which has again enabled Lions to purchase Sainsburys vouchers, this time for 152 children.
We also managed to distribute much needed funds to 47 different groups, charities and organisations, which totalled just under £6,500. The different organisations, groups and charities we raised money for in 2019 include, but not limited to:
- The Cameroon Orphanage project
- Cancer Research UK
- Carers Group
- Dame Vera Lynn Children’s Charity
- Diocesan Family Support Work
- Motor Neurone Disease
- Rainbow Stroke Club
- Red Box appeal
- Seahorses Swimming Club
- Shoreham Lifeboat Station
- Sussex Homeless Support
- Time 4 Children
We couldn’t have achieved all this without your support – so we’d like to thank everybody who attended our events or provided donation &/or support.