As you can see below, our help to deserving causes is quite substantial and varied  of which we are very proud and confirms our motto of 'WE SERVE', although activities were severely curtailed over recent months because of Coronavirus restrictions.

Among the more substantial donations made during the Lions Year
(Jul 2018 to Jun 2019) were:

  • Storrington Junior Cricket Club - contribution towards 'practice nets'
  • Auntie Val's Kitchen, Storrington - commercial label printer
  • Friends of Meadowside Playground - contribution towards tyre swing
  • Thakeham-Pre School, Thakeham - supplied specialised easy-clean flooring
  • Mary How Trust - contribution towards digital ultrasound machine

Additional donations to:

  • Chestnut Tree Hospice
  • St Barnabas Hospice
  • Brain Tumour Research
  • Diabetes Research
  • Lions International Blood Research Appeal
  • Family Support Organisation West Sussex
  • Storrington In Bloom
  • Hurricane Dorian Bahamas Appeal
  • Chanctonbury Playschool
  • Supported local student volunteering in Zambia teaching English
  • Supported local student volunteering in rural Nepal teaching English
  • Supported local scout attending Scout Jamboree in Poland

Total £9,500

Significant Donations from previous years included: 

  • Storrington Area Responders: defibrillators       5,000.00
  • Aunty Val’s CIC, Storrington: Equipment           1,438.69
  • St Mary's Church, Thakeham: Youth support        600.00
  • Storrington First School: Donation for books         500.00
  • Chestnut Tree House: Oilfilled radiators                480.00
  • Queen Alexandra Hospital Home: Donation          400.00


  • Smokey Paws: Local Fire Stations – pet masks    360.00
  • Dingemans Centre, Steyning: Freezer                   276.99
  • HELPING Charity, Storrington: Donation                250.00
  • Salvation Army, Worthing:   local homeless           250.00
  • Rockinghorse Chi1dren's Charity: Donation          250.00
  • International Service Charity: local volunteer         250.00
  • Storrington in Bloom: Donation                              250.00
  • Storrington First School: Duck Race donation       250.00
  • Project Trust: support for local volunteer               250.00
  • Lions International: Eye Centre appeal                  200.00
  • Lions International: Italian Earthquake                   200.00
  • Lions International: Haiti Hurricane appeal            200.00
  • Storrington Trefoil Guild: Donation                         200.00
  • Local community assistance: Electric cooker        189.99
  • Local community assistance: Trike                        160.00
  • 1st Sullington & Storrington Scout: Beavers          150.00
  • Lions International: Message in a Bottle                120.00
  • Somalia Project: donation of books                       103.00
  • Lions International: Special Olympics GB              100.00

We have money available to help similar causes: Please apply in the first instance via the 'Contact Us' page





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