As a Charity LPCF obtains funding from a variety of Grant sources :-
DFE - Annual Grant given to all Parent Carer Forums across England.
DFE - Application can also be made for an additional Discretionary Grant for project works etc.
LCC - A grant has been provided by LCC over the years to support the PCF in engaging with parents and carers and ensuring that co-production is at the heart of the Charities work .
Other Grants - Occasionally other grants have been obtained for project works etc. e.g. Royal London Insurance.
Additionally LPCF obtains funds through members and supporters as below :-
If you have not caught on to Easy Fundraising READ ON.
You can help LPCF without it costing you anything.
Just register with Easyfundraising, Nominate LPCF as your chosen charity and add the app to your browser.
Each time you then spend money via the internet you have got a good chance that the company will make a small contribution to the charity.
It may only be 20p or 50p but we have already benefitted by almost £ 800 with only a few members using the scheme.
Imagine what could be raised if all of our members used Easy Fundraising.
Follow the link to Join Easy FundraisingIf you have any difficulties ask a Volunteer who will be happy help.
Monthly LPCF Lottery
LPCF run a licensed (SHDC) monthly Lottery Draw for members and supporters of the Charity.
Tickets cost £52 for a year (12 Draws) or £26 for 6 monthly draws.
To join - just provide your details and money and we will enter you into the next available draw.
Each entrant gets a certificate and these can be a great gift for friends and family.
Three winners are drawn each month with prizes currently being.
1st £50.00 2nd £10.00 3rd £5.00.
At present your odds of winning a prize in the draw each month are around 1 in 10 which is a darn sight better odds than the National Lottery or having flutter on the horses. And you would be directly helping a Charitable good cause.
Follow the link to see how you can join and our winners listing
Over the years numerous individuals, organisations and businesses have helped LPCF by providing a donation.
Cooperative Stores - £1000
Wellhead Centre - £300
Personal donation - £100
Members donations - numerous donations by cash, cheques, raffle prizes, donation tins etc.
Do you know a person, organisation or business who would like to donate? Please let us know.