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Rossendale Branch’s Strawberry Delight raises a record £1,780


A record £1,780 was raised by Rossendale branch of Save the Children in their Strawberry Delight Day. Volunteers made and delivered portions of fresh strawberry and whipped cream covered scones, as well as a slice of Victoria sponge cake, to businesses around Rawtenstall in what has become an annual tradition. Continue reading Rossendale Branch’s Strawberry Delight raises a record £1,780

Rossendale Branch’s Strawberry Delight Day raises £1,724

SCF Rossendale Branch committee members and friends after making up over 600 portions of scones and cake, standing next to the stack of bakery delivery boxes which had contained the scones. Branch Treasurer Molly Lancaster and Strawberry Delight Day organiser Eroica Kelly are in the centre, holding the sponsor’s cheque!

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Rossendale Branch raise over £1,000 in Save the Children Week

Rossendale branch of Save The Children (SCF) celebrated a successful Save The Children Week by raising over £1,000 from two supermarket collections and a market stall selling second-hand goods and nearly-new toys.

Rossendale branch Save the Children week fundraising
Head Teacher Mr Hall and pupils at St James The Less RC Primary School giving toys to SCF Speaking Out speaker Eroica Kelly.

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Strawberry Delight Day – Rossendale Branch

Two events in one week saw the Rossendale branch of Save The Children raise over £2,200 for the charity.

On a chilly June day volunteers from the branch took summer cheer to businesses and schools around the Valley by delivering over 600 scones, smothered in whipped cream and fresh strawberries, in what is now a 20-year long tradition of ‘Save The Children Strawberry Delight Day’. Continue reading Strawberry Delight Day – Rossendale Branch