Rowing is one of those sports at which Britons are supposed to excel, because it involves sitting down and using expensive pieces of equipment like a boat or a bike or a horse. But as a community activity, it probably struggles unfairly against its own heritage. People find it hard
Friends of Heene Cemetery Cheque Presentation Shirley Robinson-Viney, WCC Trustee It was with great pleasure that I presented the cheque to Friends of Heene Cemetery on Sunday 6th April on behalf of Worthing Community Chest. It had been some time since I had visited this cemetery, and the work
Sheila Hall has been a member of our Appraisal Panel for two years. The Panel meet four times a year to assess applications and award funds, it is comprised of volunteer representatives who have previously been awarded grants. Sheila represented Breathe Easy on the Panel and helped us to award
At the end of 2016 Wilfred Rhodes stepped down from the Worthing Community Chest Appraisal Panel. He has been part of the Panel since 2012 and has helped Worthing Community Chest to fund hundreds of groups in the local area. Wilfred has kindly written a few words about his involvement
Worthing Community Chest are looking for new trustees to join their Board of Directors. With your help we can support even more groups and continue our aim of enabling social and economic well-being in the borough. Since 2001, the Community Chest has awarded grants to hundreds of non-profit groups. For
May is the final Appraisal Panel of the Worthing Community Chest financial year. 2015-16 has been amazing for us – we have supported 30 projects and awarded over £28,500! A huge thank you to the 2015/16 panel members for volunteering their valuable time. Before the appraisal panel they review the applications
Hairspray the Musical took place in April 2015, Sally McDonald from Worthing Musical Theatre Co. is this month’s blogger. Worthing Musical Theatre Co. continually strive to present as professional a production as they can for the Worthing community. Rising costs hit every walk of life , including not for profit
Worthing Community Chest is a registered, local, independent charity. We support projects and activities in Worthing which enable social and economic well being. We do this by awarding small grants to groups, clubs, events and other good causes.