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Fundraising Quiz & AGM
at 7.30pm on Saturday 24th November at Whitstable Umbrella Centre, St Mary's Hall, Oxford St, Whitstable CT5 1DD. £5 per person Bring own food, nibbles and drinks (alcohol is allowed!) Tables of 6-8 (we can join you up with other tables if you are fewer than this). To book places contact the office on 01227 367555.
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NEW ! SNAAP-EYS
SNAAP-EYS is a new baby and toddler group for children with additional needs meeting at Windchimes on term-time Wednesdays mornings from 10-11am. Please follow the link below for more details:
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Short Breaks Service
SNAAP delivers two programmes for our Short Breaks Service for disabled children and young people in Kent. They offer a safe social group setting whilst giving parents and carers a short break. The schemes are for children aged 8-18 who have profound, severe or complex needs and run from Windchimes, Hawkinge and Sittingbourne.
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Thank You !
To the Bay Running shop for their continued support and raising another £567 towards our Winter Wonderland. Also many thanks to Bambinoes for another generous donation of £1,500. We are also delighted to announce that this year's Lady Mayoress of Canterbury has chosen SNAAP to be one of their charities. We look forward to being part of their fundraising team this year.
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Many thanks once more; to Bay Running Shop for being part of team SNAAP and raising £760 towards our Sports Club as well as Sarah Selby-Bird for raising nearly £500 doing a half marathon & £400 from a sausage sizzle, 6th Whitstable Scouts Group for raising £400, New Ash Players £500, Graystone Lodge £375, Bambinoes £1500, Newport Court £190 & Seaside Shop £2400.
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Thank You !
Many thanks once again to so many people; The Whitstable Lions £1,000, Whitstable Yarn Bombers £485.17, Chestfield Lodge £300, St. Bartholomews Church £79.52, a very big thank you to two of our families who raised money for us by putting Christmas lights outside their homes; Ben Thompson's family raised £173.80 and Miles Rogers' family raised £644, Rotary Club of Sandwich £400, £444 from Nationwide Building Society in Herne Bay and £2,000 from the Dog and Duck Inn at Plucks Gutter.
Funding Support
The Trustees, Management and Staff of SNAAP acknowledge and welcome the financial support of many individuals, local groups, Trusts and Funding Bodies. We can’t always mention everyone but are most grateful for every donation.

Special thanks go to our principal funders who have enabled us to continue with our core activities. These include:

Lady Mayoress, Julie Spooner
We are delighted to say we have been chosen as one of the charities for the Lady Mayoress, Julie Spooner and look forward to spending the next year helping to raise money in fun and unique ways!


The Boshier-Hinton Foundation
The Boshier-Hinton Foundation exists to improve quality of life for people with disabilities or learning difficulties, and their families, in any part of the country, by making donations to charitable institutions providing facilities and advocacy for children and adults with special educational or other needs: or by making donations to other registered charities. They have generously donated for £2,500 towards our sports club.
clock towerFairyfaye Publications
Faye Beerling, the local Best Selling Children's Author, is supporting SNAAP through the sales of two of her books. If you buy her book using a special code, then SNAAP get a donation for every one sold. Specifically, she is generously donating £1 per book for sales of Tales From the Clock Tower, set in Herne Bay and 50p per book for A Country Ramble, based in and around Britian's smallest town of Fordwich. To purchase one of her books click this link Fairyfaye Publications and use the code 'SNFFP'.
Albert Burns Children's Fund
is part of a legacy from Albert Burns, a Broadstairs man who left his estate in trust for local children's charities. Boys & Maughan Solicitors are administering this fund and the generous donations have provided a year long programme of family days out for local disabled children and now £6,000 towards our family days out.
St James Place Foundation
is the charitable arm of the St. James's Place Wealth Management Group funding hundreds of projects each year and to ensure its needs can be supported it relies heavily on the generosity and actions of Partners and staff to raise vital funds.
They help fund our weekly youth clubs and youth holiday scheme.

Baily Thomas Charitable Trust
is a grant making registered charity which was established primarily to aid the research into learning disability and to aid the care and relief of those affected by learning disability by making grants to voluntary organisations working in this field. Providing for us funding for short break mini-bus days out : www.bailythomas.org.uk

Lilley Tile and Stone
thanks to Lilley Tile and Stone, of Unit 4, Herne Business Park, The Links,
Herne Bay CT6 7FE for sponsoring us.

Homepage : www.lilleytileandstone.co.uk

Canterbury City Council
for their ongoing support to the project.

Homepage : www.canterbury.gov.uk

The Childwick Trust
for funding our mini-bus short-break days out.

Homepage : http://www.childwicktrust.org/

Kent County Council Social Services
for funding youth holiday scheme and summer camp.

Homepage :
Kent County Council Disabled Child Help

The Mrs Smith and Mount Trust
who help to fund our family support worker.

Homepage : Mrs Smith & Mount Trust

Whitehead Monckton Charitable Foundation
The Whitehead Monckton Charitable Foundation was established by Whitehead Monckton Solicitors in 2010 to provide funding to a wide range of charities based in or operating mainly within Kent and who help fund our Family Support Worker.
Homepage : http://www.wmcf.co.uk/


We would also like to acknowledge and say thank you to the following organisations and individuals who have provided financial and in-kind support that has enabled us to enhance services and activities for our service users:
• Seaside Shop £4,200
• Whitstable and Herne Bay Lions £1,300
• NCS Buzz £1,000
• St Edmunds School £150
• Dover Grammar school for girls for £29.55
• Herne Bay Rotary £500 towards Winter Wonderland
• Ladies of Canterbury Lions £400
• Donation of £394 in memory of the late John White
• Whitstable Active Retirement Association £250
• Rotary Club, Whitstable
• West Bay Charity Shop, Herne Bay
• Bambinos Charity Shop, Tankerton
• Sainsbury’s, Whitstable
• Ward & Partners
• Herne Bay Promo Team
• Whitstable Ladies Darts Team
• Gingerbreads Snack Bar in Herne Bay
• Barton Court School
Collection Tins
We now have tins in the following locations;
Canterbury
Caseys pub
The Sturry Fish Bar
Auntie Ammies Candy
Dover Street Newsagents
Canterbury Caravans
& Porters Chemist
Whitstable
The East Kent
The Labour Club
The Rose and Bloom pub
The Monument pub
The Plough pub
Sugar Boy
David Brown Deli
Toys & Trends
Mr Snips
Horsebridge Centre
Bambinoes
Beauty Lounge
Submarine Aquatics
Beauty Rooms
Tankerton Pharmacy
Jo-Jo's
Whitstable Produce
& Whitstable Cafe
Herne Bay
Miles Family Butchers
Flangipans
Through the Loop
The Connaught bingo hall
The Plough pub
Westbay Charity shop
Taylor Meats Butchers
Herne and Broomfield Fish Bar
Cycle Fix it
Seaside Charity Shop
King Ethelbert Pub
Kings Fish Bar
Share and Coulter Pub
The Bay Tree
A Casa Mia
Lilley Tile and Stone,
Valkyrie Tapas Bar
Herne Bay Plumbing and Bathroom
& Herne Bay Fish Bar
Faversham
Seaside Charity Shop
& Hatters Hall
Westgate-on-Sea
The Fish Inn
Challock
Submarine Aquatics
We would like to say a huge thank you to all these businesses and their customers for their ongoing support and if you know of any other businesses who could place a collection tin please contact us.

A note to our benefactors:

We always try to send thank you letters for donations immediately after receipt, but sometimes it takes us longer to make public acknowledgements for these. We will endeavour to keep the website up to date and accurate so please be patient with us. However, we welcome your input in keeping this up to date, so please contact carrie@snaap.org.uk should you so wish.
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SNAAP is a private company limited by guarantee incorporated in England & Wales with registration number 06800689 whose registered office address is Windchimes, Reynolds Close, Herne Bay, Kent CT6 6DS and is a charity registered with number 1130149.
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