Donations & Grants

Donations of any size are always very welcome! It is more than just transport for those who are unable to access normal services, it is a lifeline, a way to shop and socialise for those who are often isolated. On behalf of all at FDM and our passengers – THANK YOU.

Donating direct to FDM via Virgin Money

Its now possible to make a donation to FDM directly by following the link to Virgin Money and entering FDM in the search charities.    http://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/giving/

The Trustees would like to thank the following organisations for supporting the work of the charity during 2016:

Persimmon Homes West Yorkshire – £1,000.00 donation from Community Champion Scheme: this enabled us to purchase wheelchair restraints for our new 16 seater minibus

Sovereign Healthcare – £1,000.00 towards our running costs

ARISE – £500.00 contribution towards new equipment for the new 16 seater minibus

Leeds City Council Mice Money  , thank you to Cllr’s Karen Bruce and David Nagle – This has contributed to the costs of our Social Club trips

Rothwell Lions – £300.00 donation towards the Christmas Pantomime trips

Mark at the Hare & Hounds – Kindly donated £200.00 following his win as the Leeds Charity Pub of the Year.  He now goes forward to the regional/national finals.

Hare and Hounds fund raising

KW Fitness (Monday Morning Class) Rothwell – £250.00 donation which will be used to purchase a new mobile phone and camera for the 2nd minibus.  Pictured below is Ron Frost receiving the cheque from Shirley Moss along with the Ladies from the class.

KW Fitness - Mon 7th Mar 2016 KW Fitness Class - 7th March 2016