Chanda School Update

There has been a vast amount of progress made at Chanda since our last update in November. The finish line is so close we can almost touch it now.

The building team has worked hard to get everything ready sending us updates at every stage, as the pictures show the village now has a more than […]

New Partnership at Focus Point Mansfield Woodhouse

We are very proud to announce that we are working in partnership with The Northfield Neighbourhood Management Team (NNMT) to manage a local community centre.

The centre is on Vale Rd in Mansfield Woodhouse, although the centre is open and functional it is under utilised and we believe with more time and investment it be can […]

Winter Wellbeing Events

Over the last year working with Notts County Councillors and Mansfield District Council we have successfully delivered two Winter Wellbeing events. We decided after the success of the winter warmer to enhance the event by providing health & wellbeing advice and some light entertainment for the elderly who were attending.

The main aim of these events […]

Building Our First School!!

Last years trip to Zambia left us plenty to talk about. There are just so many ways and areas that require help, we had endless requests and lots of ideas but unfortunately, our funding pot is not endless and we needed to narrow down our options.

After much debate we decided that our help would best […]

Zambia Trip 2016

On May 7th Christine (Mansfield shop manager) and I set out on our very first visit to Zambia. We arrived in Lusaka early Sunday evening. Our first night was spent in the capital with our Zambian Trustee Gulam, there we received our itinerary and had dinner with the family. After travelling for 48 hours and […]

Parachute Jump

Its not everyday that someone volunteers to jump out of a plane. Fortunately, we have two lovely guys who are going to do just that. Mohammed Patel and Robin Edwards have decided that climbing Snowdon last year was not a big enough thrill, both wanted to raise more funds and continue their support for the […]

Spring Ball 2016

On Friday 22nd April over 230 people joined us at Cowlick Hall for what was our first charity ball. The event was sponsored by Savanna Rags Int Ltd and as well as ourselves the other charity which we were raising funds for was APTCOO another Mansfield based charity.

The evening had a circus theme and guests were […]

Winter Warmer 2016 A massive Success

On January 12th The Trust along with Notts County & Mansfield District Councils organised this years winter warmer event.

We produced 350 winter parcels filled with some winter woolies and a few essential food items for the over 65’s of Mansfield Woodhouse. 135 parcels have been distributed to the most vulnerable sheltered housing residents. 65 parcels […]

Al-Mustafa Welfare Trust Donation

We are proud to have made donation of £1400 to the Al-Mustafa Welfare Trust. This contribution will enable them to carryout vital projects and help those in adversity and dire need.

Since 1983 they have accomplished so much through donations and will be able to continue their other projects. The list is very long including 13 […]

Mount Snowdon Challenge

On Saturday 19th September Deputy Head of NCC Councillor Joyce Bosnjak, one of our Trustees along with a group of staff, volunteers and friends of the charity will embark on a 6 hour walk to the summit of Mount Snowdon using the Llanberis Path

The Llanberis Path 

Originally, tourists were carried up this path on ponies and mules, to […]