Charities in the Crawley area are invited to apply for a share of £5,000 in the Gatwick £5K Giveaway!
Hilton London Gatwick Airport and The Crawley Observer have teamed up with the Foundation to help us give away £5,000 to charities, big and small, throughout the local area. Running from Friday 1st June until Friday 29th June, charities, schools, clubs and non-profit organisations are invited to apply online for a share of £5,000 to support their work with children and young people.
Our dedicated supporters at Hilton London Gatwick Airport have worked hard throughout the year the raise the money to benefit young people in local communities. The Giveaway aims to help organisations who work hard to improve the lives of young people, often with limited resources. With support from The Crawley Observer and the team at Hilton London Gatwick Airport, the Foundation will award grants to local projects work with young people in the community to transform their lives.
Now in their 12th year, the Foundation Giveaways have awarded over £330,000 to 306 different projects supporting young people. Outdoor learning, arts and crafts materials, travel costs, sports equipment, specialist and crisis counselling, therapy and cancer care, refurbishments and resource packs have all be funded through Giveaways, benefitting 63,219 children and young people in our supporters’ communities.
To apply for a share of £5,000 to support your work with young people, please complete the online application form here. Deadline for applications is 5pm on Friday 29th June.
Our Gatwick Giveaway in 2017 funded a wide range of projects throughout the local area, providing equipment, resources, care, support, activities and opportunities to sick, disabled and disadvantaged children and young people in the community. Discover the 13 projects funded in 2017 here, including the three shared below.