CHARITIES and CAMPAIGNS
Cupani Garden are really pleased that Yorkshire Tea are supplying the regular tea bags for our 2018 openings.
We support a range of charities and groups each year, and give 100% of all profits to them. We are delighted to have raised £5721 in 2017
When we are open for the National Garden Scheme, 100% of admission receipts and 20% of tea sales receipts go to them. Remaining % distributed to other nominated charities.
Money raised from the sale of Tea and Cakes usually goes to another nominated charity. (See below)
Other charities and organisations supported by us are Stay Up Late , a campaign to support people with Learning Disabilities to have the lives they want for themselves, and their project Gig Buddies.Stay up Late will remain our main beneficiary charity.
Below is a short video about the charity.
We will be opening as part of the South Coast Macmillan Garden Trail again in 2018
PAFAA - People against false accusations of abuse. (we have raised funds for this organization for three years and are having a break in 2018 while working on a longer term funding strategy for them)
Chomp is a Brighton and Hove based charity endeavoring to alleviate food poverty in school holidays by provide free meals and activities to children who would be eligible for free school meals during term time.
As a founder member of Coats for Kids we are delighted to be supporting the new extended Coats and Uniforms for Kids again. The main aim of the project is to provide a good quality warm winter coat and school uniform to children in need. Coats and uniforms are donated, washed repaired and recycled. People can swap grown out of garments for a new size or can receive items free if they are in need. Community Wardrobes are held every term. We also raise funds to pay for new school shoes and specialist items of school equipment.
We supported the HPS in 2017 as part of their 60th Birthday celebrations. We will not be fundraising for them in 2018 but continue to support them through membership and hosting a Talking Plants events in our garden in July.