€ 4,662.60 for charity during Autumn term
We are delighted to inform that the fundraising actions held at The British School of Barcelona last term raisedthepraiseworthyamount of 4,662.60 euros.
In addition, BSB families also contributed with a variety of non-monetary donations, such as food, clothing and household items for children and adults who are in need.
The benefitiaries of all these actions were:
- Fundación Nuria Garcia
- Fundació Glorr
- Una Mà Amiga
- Sant Joan de Déu children´s hospital
- The British Legion
- Save the Children
- The Global Fund for Children
- BSB School Council
Some of the actions our studentsheld were:
- Bake Sales
- Halloween Sweets Sale
- Poppy Sale (Remembrance Day)
- Sponsored basketball match
- Sponsored Silence
- Sponsored car wash
- Sponsored family hill walk at the weekend
- Sponsored Walk
- Clothes, shoes and blankets collection
- Food drive
- Christmas decorations, cakes and Christmas cards Sale
- Secondary Own Clothes Day
Our continued partnerships and affiliations with worldwide not for profit organisations (NGO), such as UNICEF, The Global Fund for Children and Save the Children, and also with other community-based organisations which support local causes, bring the community of students, parents and staff together to raise much-needed funds for education, health care, sanitation, nutrition, emergency relief and more.
We firmly believe that the philanthropic work our students get involved in on a regular basis offers them a range of different educational opportunities which help them develop responsibility and awareness of their role as global citizens.
We would like to thank all the students, champions and supporters for their generosity and outstanding effort.
Published on: 22nd January 2016