The One West Lancs Forum & Showcase entitled “Getting West Lancs Active” took place on Wednesday 6th July at Edge Hill University.
Our stall was a collaboration of linked organisations- Timesavers, Sporting Challenge and Divine Days Community Arts CIC.
During the day we were welcomed by West Lancs Borough Mayor Cllr Liz Savage. We heard from various speakers including Greg Mitten West Lancs CVS Chair, Pamela Holstein from WLBC and Anne Strachan about Crowdfunding UK.
We watched a moving presentation called Crossing The Line a collaboration from the Artz Centre an West Lancs Community Safety Partnership.
There were presentation slots where organisations talked about what they to, including Divine Days Community Arts CIC.
Later in the day the delegates could choose from 3 active options-walking, singing or painting.
“Paint and Enjoy” was run by Suzanne Blundell from Divine Days.
There was a prize draw for £250 which a participating organisation could win, Timesavers were the successful charity.
Pictured Greg Mitten Chair of West Lancs CVS, Helen Haggart and John Haggart Chair of Timesavers.
John Haggart, Chairman of Timesavers, said; “I would like to thank West Lancs CVS for the £250 we won in the One West Lancs Prize Draw and also thank the kind person who nominated us for the prize.”
For more information on One West Lancs visit – www.onewestlancs.org or telephone 01695 733737.
For more information on Timesavers visit – www.timesavers.org.uk
For more information on Sporting Challenge visit- www.sporting-challenge.org.uk
For more information on Divine Days visit www.divinedays.co.uk