Lend a Hand for Tunbridge Wells

Funded on Spacehive 14 May 2020

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Lend a Hand for Tunbridge Wells

Lend a Hand for Tunbridge Wells

Tunbridge Wells Borough Council By Tunbridge Wells Borough Council

'Lend a Hand for Tunbridge Wells' are crowdfunding to support the most vulnerable people in the borough during the coronavirus crisis. With your help we can help them.

Royal Tunbridge Wells Delivery stage

132
backers
£11,030
raised
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This project was funded on 14 May 2020!

Tunbridge Wells Borough Council has launched the 'Lend a Hand for Tunbridge Wells' crowdfunding appeal to support organisations throughout the borough helping those most vulnerable during the coronavirus crisis. We’ve had a fantastic response from residents volunteering, and we know that many more of you want to do something to help too. Here you can help your community by donating to provide additional support for those who are most in need. Your support and generosity are crucial now more than ever, help us help them.

What we'll deliver:

  • Support for Nourish Community Foodbank, providing food supplies across the borough
  • Support for Mental Health Resource, providing social contact via phone or online
  • Support for Age UK Tunbridge Wells, providing support for the elderly in the borough

Why it's a great idea:

Access to food banks, mental health support and looking after the elderly is key at this time. Not everyone can get help from friends, family or neighbours and those most vulnerable deserve our care, respect and help, both now and into the future after the immediate crisis has passed.

Steps to get it done:

  • Purchase Food Supplies
  • Consolidate Phone and Online Support Services

Location Royal Tunbridge Wells

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Tunbridge Wells Borough Council

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Tunbridge Wells Borough Council

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How will the money be spent?Total £10,676

Package of emergency support for vulnerable residents - £10,000 (94%)
Other - £676 (6%)

Costs Breakdown

This shows how money raised for the project will be spent. These costs have been confirmed by the project's Delivery Manager and verified.

94%
Package of emergency support for vulnerable residents
£10,000
6%
Other Read More
£676
  • Spacehive fees
    £520
  • VAT
    £104
  • Transaction Fees
    £52

Overfunding

This project is enabled for overfunding. If the project hits its funding goal before the end of the campaign period, any extra funds raised will be spent (in order of priority) on:

  • Purchase more food supplies
  • Provide a more extensive phone and online support system

Total £10,676

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