Saffron Walden Rotary Club gift to local charities
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The Saffron Walden Rotary Club have distributed donations from their Christmas street collection to 13 charities, including Uttlesford Home-Start.
The charity provides support to families with children aged under five and who are experiencing difficulties.
A total of £2,750 was collected, with Home-Start was the principle charity supported – it received £1,000.
Home-Start would welcome more volunteers and anyone interested should contact them on 01799 520728.
Tony Chapman, president of the Rotary Club, said: “I would like to thank everyone for their generous donations particularly in these difficult times, together with management and staff of Waitrose, Tesco and Barclays Bank for their support.”
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For more information about the Rotary Club of Saffron Walden, visit rotary-sw.org
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