Sussex Bursary

If you have a charity or local group in Sussex, you can apply for a share of the 2019 CALA Community Bursary

APPLICATIONS FOR THE 2019 CALA COMMUNITY BURSARY ARE NOW CLOSED.

Scroll to find out more about how the bursary helped charities and local groups in your area in 2018.

Whistle PR, Job No 39589: CALA Homes donated £500 as part of their bursary scheme to host a Christmas dinner for local elderly people; left to right, Aimee Connolly, 14, Crystal Mack, 14, Karen Hayler, from the school, Christina Lawrence, 15, Aimee Kidwell from CALA Homes, and Olivia Weller, 15.Worthing High School received £500 from CALA’s Community Bursary in 2018.

Worthing High School is a co-educational academy comprising 950 students aged 11-16 years. The Christmas lunch is just one of many charitable events that staff and students organise and participate in throughout the year, as they consistently find new ways to raise money for charity and help their community.

The cash boost received was used to fund a festive Christmas lunch for 60 elderly people from the local community, who would have been spending Christmas alone this year.

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