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Fundraising for the Woking Contingent

With around 32,000 to raise, fundraising is a major priority for the Woking Contingent. To accomplish this they have embarked on a major fundraising programme, a summary of which is below. Follow the links to the left for more details.

Date

Event

Result

December 2001 Alex busking in Brookwood. Over 200 raised from the generous donations of Christmas shoppers in Brookwood.
14-Feb-2002 to 16-Feb-2002 The Contingent put on a visual display outside the Horsell Scout & Guide Gangshow - Rhoda McGaw Theatre. Over 330 raised from the generous donations of the Gangshow audience.
16-Feb-2002 Dan & Mike compete in the Southern 50 competition in the Chilterns. They have both sought sponsorship. Several hundred pounds raised through personal sponsorship.
02-Mar-2002 The Woking Contingent will perform for shoppers outside Waitrose, Goldsworth Park. Over 370 raised from the generous donations of the Waitrose customers.
15-Mar-2002 The Contingent will act as ushers at the Woking D of E presentation evening and will also put on a visual display. Nearly 60 raised from the generous donations of the D of E presentation evening guests.
30-Mar-2002 The Woking Contingent will perform for shoppers outside Safeways, Goldsworth Road, Woking. Over 500 raised from the generous donations of Safeway customers.
09-Apr-2002 Theatre goers for Godspell will donate part of their ticket price towards the Woking Contingent's funds in a special arrangement with The New Victoria Theatre, Woking. Over 280 raised from this highly successful promotion.
13-Apr-2002 The Woking Contingent will help shoppers pack bags at Sainsbury's, Brookwood. See 04-May-2002.
21-Apr-2002 The Woking Contingent will put on a visual display and perform for attendees of the Woking District Scouts St. George's Day Service See 27-Apr-2002
27-Apr-2002 The Woking Contingent will put on a visual display and perform for attendees of the PRI launch in Woking District at Bishop David Brown School. Over 130 raised from the generous donations of Woking District Scouts and their families.
04-May-2002 The Woking Contingent will help shoppers pack bags at Sainsbury's, Brookwood. Over the two days of bag packing nearly 300 was raised from the generous donations of Sainsbury's and its customers.
06-May-2002 The Woking Contingent will run a visual display at the Horsell Mayfair. The display was run solely to raise the profile of the Woking Contingent.
22-Jun-2002 Dan & Mike will run a stall and visual display at 7th Woking's summer fete. The stall and display were run solely to raise the profile of the Woking Contingent.
11-Sep-2002 The Woking Contingent will put on a visual display and perform for attendees of the County AGM. The display was run solely to raise the profile of the Woking Contingent.