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Author: Chris Groves

Bursary Fund

We welcome support from anywhere, it doesn't just have to be cash! Would you like to volunteer? Do you have an area of expertise that we could benefit from? Our bursary helps those who cannot fully afford our services or require additional support.



Target amount: £0.00

Amount raised: £448.07


Activities that challenge and inspire

Professionals who facilitate development and educate 

Venues that stimulate and encourage learning 

If you’re looking for inspiring adventures for 25 year olds
and younger, we’re up for the challenge.

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