Friends of Oak Grove College

To help develop the resources available to students and staff the college benefits from fundraising and donations to support the purchasing of some equipment.  Recent fundraising events and donations have included polytunnels, a hoist for the trampolines, replacing lockers and getting a new minibus!

The priorities for the coming academic year are:

  • Another minibus (or people carrier)
  • Sensory room (complete upgrade and rip out and start again)
  • Refurbishment of the MUGA
  • Sensory area in garden
  • Support for school production

The college has a charitable group run by trustees under the name of ‘Friends of Oak Grove College’, which meets regularly to discuss the needs of the college and ways of fundraising.

 

The Friends of Oak Grove College is a charitable group whose aim is to increase the provision of additional resources, facilities and equipment in order to support the work of Oak Grove College. It is also the aim to raise awareness of Oak Grove College within the local community. Friends of Oak Grove College – Reg Charity No 271168 
Membership is open to parents, school staff and any member of the community who wishes to encourage the aims of Oak Grove College. Officers elected: Co-Chairs – Mary Allen and Anna May, Treasurer – Claire Moyle, Secretary – Tina Lee
Members are welcome to offer as much or as little time as they can manage. Any new ideas or assistance given to raise funds or spread awareness across the community will be greatly appreciated. The trustees of the Friends of Oak Grove College are: Phillip Potter (Headteacher) Jen Pogacic (Finance and Premises Manager), Claire Moyle (Treasurer)
If you wish to get involved please contact office@oakgrovecollege.org.uk

 

Easy Fundraising

If you don’t feel you are able to become a member  but would like to help Oak Grove College raise funds, then please sign up to http://www.easyfundraising.org.uk

Every time you shop on line you could raise funds for Oak Grove College, many stores pay a percentage of your purchase direct to the school and you don’t pay anything extra

  • Start at easyfundraising.org.uk
  • Let’s say you want to buy a book from Amazon. Instead of going to amazon.co.uk, you go to easyfundraising.org.uk first.
  • Make a purchase
  • You click from the easyfundraising website through to Amazon to make your purchase. The price of the book is exactly the same as if you’d visited Amazon directly.
  • Get a donation

After you have bought your book, Amazon will make a donation to your cause as a thank you for shopping with them. easyfundraising collect these donations, and it costs nothing!

Please visit their website to start fundraising:

http://www.easyfundraising.org.uk

You can also install the Find & Remind toolbar

  • It reminds you every time a donation is available from the website you’re on
  • On average, people who install it raise up to 5 times more donations
  • It’s completely ad-free and has been downloaded by over 82,000 people!

Please sign up and benefit the students of Oak Grove College

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