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/
In January we were pleased to unexpectedly find we had been nominated by PWC Foundation to receive £500. Our thanks to them.
The Trustees would like to thank the following organisations for supporting the work of the charity during 2017:
R Fox & Sons Ltd – for their kind donation of £100 towards the cost of running our minibuses.
Rothwell Lions for their contribution towards our January 2018 trips to the Pantomime at Bradford.
The YAPP Charitable Trust – for 3 year grant to help with the running costs of a community transport scheme in South Leeds.
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.
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.