Thank you to everyone who attended the excellent talk given by Robert Gordon in October. We are pleased that this finally happened despite several postponements due to Covid.
Thank you to everyone who bid in the Lockdown21 online auction which raised just over £2,300 and is a great boost to our funds. Congratulations to the winning bidders!
Thank you to everyone who supported our Fonthill fundraiser on the 26th September and thank you to all the trustees, friends and dogs who completed one of the 3km, 10km or 20km walks! We raised just over £2,200. The money will boost our funds in preparation for restarting and maintaining our programmes within HMP Erlestoke.
Thank you to all who bid in our Christmas Auction and congratulations to those who were the highest bidders. The Auction raised just over £2,500 and will contribute to the continuation of our programmes currently running in the prison.
Thank you to the array of leading and local artists, writers, actors and musicians who created over 300 unique artworks on postcards. Thank you also to all of you who purchased a voucher to win a postcard.
The random allocation of postcard vouchers to postcard artworks took place on the 28 October and the postcards have been posted out to their new owners. We hope that you are pleased with the postcard that you received!
This was a joint initiative with Salisbury Museum and raised over £14,000 to be shared between the Friends and the Museum. A big thank you to everyone who supported this initiative. We couldn't have done it without you!
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