Monthly Archives: November 2015

Funding Award from Yapp Charitable Trust

 

Local charity Timesavers have been awarded £3600 to cover the cost of their office rent from the Yapp Charitable Trust.

They make grants for running costs and salaries to small registered charities in England and Wales to help sustain their existing work.

Timesavers was set up in 2010 to provide an Office Administration Service for voluntary sector organisations in West Lancs serving Burscough, Ormskirk, Skelmersdale, Tarleton, Parbold in order to give work experience opportunities for people with learning disabilities who have found it difficult to find paid jobs or work placements in office administration.

Secretary and Charity Trustee Edward McCarthy said: “I am delighted with this funding award. Thank you very much on behalf of everyone. This will provide our charity with three years of security and also enable us to grow.”

For more information visit – www.timesavers.org.uk or call 07597 297340 or info@timesavers.org.uk

For more information: http://www.yappcharitabletrust.org.uk/

 

Funding award from County Councillor Steven Holgate the Champion for Disabled People

Timesavers have received a grant offer of £300 to be spent on the purchase of printer ink, paper and card from Lancashire County Councillor Steven Holgate the Champion for Disabled.

Timesavers was originally set up as a Social Enterprise to provide an Office Administration Service for voluntary sector organisations in West Lancs serving Burscough, Ormskirk, Skelmersdale, Tarleton, Parbold in order to give work experience opportunities for people with learning disabilities who have found it difficult to find paid jobs or work placements in office administration.

Secretary and Charity Trustee Edward McCarthy said:  “I am delighted with this funding award. Thank you very much on behalf of everyone.”

For more information visit – www.timesavers.org.uk

For details on the funding available from the Lancashire County Council Disability Champion visit – http://www3.lancashire.gov.uk/corporate/web/?siteid=6472&pageid=38603