Search

Store offering money and gifts for Newham community projects

13:49 06 February 2013

Funding for community groups in Stratford and East Ham is up for grabs.

The Wilkinson stores inside the old Stratford Shopping Centre and High Street in East Ham are appealing to anyone needing support with local projects to apply for a donation through their Helping Hand Scheme.

Donations can be either monetary or in the form of products.

Staff are also prepared to volunteer their time.

Store manager at Wilkinson in Stratford, Jamal Farah, said: “As a company, it’s great to be able to help local community groups and charities by giving something back to the area, whether it’s seeds to help a community garden bloom or paint for a local animal shelter, we are able to help.”

Application forms can be collected from the store and should be returned to the store’s help desk. Successful applicants will be notified within three months of submission.

0 comments

Latest Newham News Stories

18:23
Newham residents who receive benefits will see changes to their payments from Monday (Credit: PA/Jon Giddens)

Universal Credit will merge existing benefits and tax credits into one single payment from Monday.

16:44
A new careers seminar in Newham could help fashionistas get ahead in the competitive fashion industry. Picture Dominic Lipinski, PA Archive, Press Association Images

Budding fashion designers and entrepreneurs in Newham have the chance to mingle with renowned industry experts at a free career seminar next month.

Elizabeth Olympic Park
15:21
Newham had the highest rate of repossessions in 2015                      Picture: Dominic Lipinski/PA Images

Newham had the highest rate of home repossessions in the country last year, figures from the Ministry of Justice have shown.

United Kingdom
14:00
Angie Darcy in Janis Joplin: Full Tilt

Actress Angie Darcy talks becoming the iconic singer as the Edinburgh Fringe hit transfers to Newham’s Stratford East Theatre Royal.

Canada

Most read news

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Competitions

Sony Smart Ultra HD 55'' LED TV

Enjoy the ultimate entertainment experience in your living room with the Sony Smart Ultra 55’’ LED TV. Be the envy of all your friends with this huge TV- you can change your living room into your own cinema! Get the boys around to watch the football or get the girls around to watch the DVD of 50 Shades.. this is a prize that everyone would enjoy! Stand a chance to upgrade your current entertainment system by wining this fantastic prize.

Read more
Surface Pro 4

Technology is ever evolving. We are constantly being shown new technology that is innovative, revolutionary and designed to make life easier for us all. Gone are the days of dial up modems and computers so large you needed half a room to store it. We are in the age of smooth, small and sleek. Companies are all trying their best to create technology that is easy to transport and guaranteed to be user friendly.

Read more

Digital Edition

cover

Enjoy the
Newham Recorder
e-edition today

Subscribe