Cheltenham Bursary

Charities and local groups in Cheltenham, applied for a share of the 2018 CALA Community Bursary

We are pleased to announce the following worthwhile causes have been selected to receive funding from our 2018 Community Bursary:

The Rock (Cheltenham)
Brain Tumor Support (Cheltenham)
Furniture Recycling Project (Cheltenham)
Charlton Rovers AFC

We would like to thank everyone who took the time to apply and congratulate them all on the significant contribution they are making to their local community.

Scroll to find out more about the bursary helped charities and local groups near your area in 2017.

Northleach Spinners, Weavers and Dyers promote skills including peg looming, needle felting, weaving and dyeing to the local community and visitors, as well as encouraging mental and physical wellbeing amount its group members. The group shares knowledge with others through demonstrations and workshops in the area. 

The donation from CALA will be utilised to purchase a brand new wool picker, which will be used to run courses and demonstrations for others in the local community. 

Click here to read the full story