Essex Community Bursary

If you have a charity or local group in Essex, you can apply for a share of the 2020 CALA Community Bursary.

APPLICATIONS FOR THE 2020 CALA COMMUNITY BURSARY ARE NOW CLOSED.

Scroll to find out more about how the bursary helped charities and local groups in your area in 2019.

Touch of Sparkle is a charity project that provides care packs primarily to cancer patients at Addenbrooke's Hospital in Cambridge. 

The packs include a variety of items such as bed socks, tissues, sweets, puzzle books, notebooks, earphones and playing cards.

Touch of Sparkle was chosen as a recipient of the bursary, having receieved £500 to go towards the funding for over 100 care packs.

Read the full story here.