We would like to give a very special shout out to all of our wonderful fundraisers, who have raised huge amounts of money and donated some amazing gifts to Oasis.
Thank You to everyone involved!
Special thanks to our youngest fundraiser of the month, Charlie Elliott. Charlie organised an Oasis Day at St Lawrence College collecting toiletries and essential items for the families we support. Charlie also used this opportunity to raise awareness of our work with his peers and members of staff at St Lawrence College.
Daughter of Jesus
The Daughters of Jesus CIO donated £100. We are so thankful for their continued support.
No Name Promotions raised £650 from their sold-out family-friendly punk show Everything Is Alright #2 at Elsewhere Records, Margate. We are so thankful to everyone involved in the success of the night especially Rob, Ben and Jim from No Name Promotions. https://handsuppunk.com/2019/02/03/everything-is-alright-2-raises-650-for-oasis-domestic-abuse-service/
Pavillion Youth and Community Cafe raised £200 from their Christmas fundraiser.
Union Yoga Union Yoga raised £85 from their Community Yoga class. This is a weekly pay-what-you-feel class and we are thankful to be chosen as one of their charities.
Cafe G raised a fantastic £500 from 2 quizzes and a raffle.
The Reading Rooms hosted an online raffle for International Women’s Day raffling off a night’s stay in their luxury boutique B&B. Thank you to everyone who donated, you raised £240! And congratulations to the lucky winner.
The club kindly donated £90 plus £50 Westwood Cross vouchers for our residents.
Wantsum Cork Lodge
Wantsum Cork Lodge donated £200 to our work with children
Margate Rotary Club
The Rotary Club of Margate presented a cheque for a staggering £3,043 from year-round fundraising and their annual Swimathon. Each year the Swimathon raises vital funds for local charities. The 14th annual Swimathon is being held on Saturday 28th September. Get your team together and get involved in this fantastic local event by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
Kent Fire and Rescue - Margate Branch
A big thank you to Kent Fire & Rescue Service Margate branch for raising £404.75 for our Thanet services.
Friends of Oasis
The Friends of Oasis committee continue to organise diverse and popular fundraising events in support of our clients. Recent events have included a jewellery sale with afternoon tea, bake sales, a wine tasting evening and their annual Fish n Chip supper with music provided by The Trotwoods all raising over £1,500.
Kent Roller Girls
For the third year in a row Kent Roller Girls donated a mountain of toiletries to our residents including beautiful gift sets that were given out on Mother’s Day. We are so thankful for their ongoing thoughtfulness.
Profanity Embroidery Group donated £200 for summer holidays activities for the children staying with us.
Kent Police Property Fund
Margate Police Station donated £346.99 from their Property Fund for the Community, to contribute towards refurbishing one of our communal area within refuge.