Presentation on theme: "The Procter & Gamble Limited Employee Charities Fund Newcastle Section “Constituted to provide for LOCAL charities and good causes”"— Presentation transcript:
The Procter & Gamble Limited Employee Charities Fund Newcastle Section “Constituted to provide for LOCAL charities and good causes”
2 The Procter & Gamble Limited Employee Charities Fund What is it? The Charity Fund is an opportunity for all employees & associates to regularly give to local charities and good causes direct from their salary. For every £1 donated by an Employee, P&G matches £1 The Employee Charity Fund is open to all P&G employees and associates. How is the money shared? Donation decisions are made on behalf of the members by a Local Committee, with representation from Seaton Delaval, Longbenton, Cobalt and Associates. Who can receive funds? Local Charities, Local Good Causes Many of the sponsorship requests are from P&G employees for local causes in which they are involved or wish to support How can I join? If you are not already a member go to http://www.pgassociates.co.uk/core/gen/ecf.cfm http://www.pgassociates.co.uk/core/gen/ecf.cfm
3 The Procter & Gamble Limited Employee Charities Fund Do you have a good cause? We are always looking for opportunities to help the local community. These may not necessarily be financial but providing time and knowledge from employees. How do I ask for sponsorship? For sponsorship/donation applications for the Employee Charity Fund please contact one of your local representatives.
Stepping Stones £5000 Towards training and activities for young people who are homeless and in need of a helping hand Donations : Jan – June 2008
2 nd Battle Hill Guides £624 Towards new waterproof clothing Donations : Jan – June 2008 5 th Whitley Bay Scouts £100 For the provision of Woggles Centenary Camp
Donations : Jan – June 2008 Greenfield School, Hebburn £1000 Specialist equipment to help disabled children to stand. Giving them a different view and avoiding further disability from constant sitting
Donations : Jan – June 2008 Red Row 1 st School −£200 Gardening Tools for their ‘Roots and Shoots’ Project.
Cramlington Football Club tournament balls & kit bags £200 Hexham Football Club Jnrs Football pitch development £200 Swalwell Football Club Jnrs Football Nets £200 Heaton Hawks Winter Pitch fees, strips and balls £150 Whytrig Middle School Toward new strips £300 Blyth Valley Disabled Forum £200 + Trophy Towards friendly football tournament Donations : Jan – June 2008
9 Cystic Fibrosis Trust (North East) £1000 Percy Hedley Foundation Power Chair Sport Project £100 Abbeyfield Nursery Outdoor learning center £200 Seaton Delaval Arts Center Setting up of Arts Center £500 Northburn Primary School Outdoor learning center project £500 Willington Quay Kiddies Club Outing to High Borran £400 Community ‘Meal’ Benwell Project with Benwell Residents £400 Community ‘Fun Day’ Walkergate £400 Reavely Theatre School Costumes £200 Lesbury: Friend of Pond/Playarea Play equiment £200
10 Newcastle Committee: Mrs B Ellis (Chairman) Seaton Mr C J Raistrick (Treasurer) LB Mr E H Lowe (Secretary) Associate Miss L Varlow Cobalt Mrs A PerrinCobalt Mr A Graydon LB Mrs J CresseyAssociate Mr W Booth Seaton Mrs V BurtLB Ms J Cordner Cobalt How can I join? Complete the application form MyPG.com/forms