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30Jan

Star Trust kicks off the year with £42K of donations

Nine charities from across the East Midlands got a much needed cash boost when they received a total of £42,114 from the Star Trust. Star Trust, itself a charity, which raises money to donate to small to medium sized East Midlands based charities, donated the proceeds from its annual fundraising ball held at Stapleford Park Hotel. The nine selected charities received...

20Nov

Charity hits the jackpot with £122,000 fundraiser

Star Trust raised more than £120,000 at its glittering annual ball at the weekend – money which will help many regional organisations desperately seeking funds. Each year Star Trust hosts events to help fundraise for various charities in the East Midlands. This year, Star Trust celebrated reaching £500,000 in fundraising – which benefited 51 charities. Nearly 200 people attended the sell-out masked...

12Oct

School ‘gets in the swing’ with £5k donation from Star Trust

Nether Hall School can now expand its outdoor play area with a specialist swing for wheelchair use, thanks to £5,000 start from Star Trust. Nether Hall School in Leicester-first opened almost 50-years ago and provides a specialist environment for 99 students aged four to 19 with learning difficulties ranging from severe to profound and multiple, including autism and epilepsy. Currently the school...

10Sep

East Midlands charity can now fund annual trip thanks to £3K donation

Grantham Journal Children’s Fund charity can now attend their annual trip, thanks to Star Trust’s generous donation of £3,000. This year’s trip will be to West Midlands Safari Park with all eligible families and siblings able to join them. The charity gives financial support to families with disabled children, living within the Grantham region and surrounding areas. The support can be for...