Wall of Thanks
KAB is lucky to have so many generous supporters in the community raising vital funds for our work. Although we can't acknowledge all of our donations here, we are hugely grateful to all the individuals and groups who support KAB. This page is a celebration of some of their achievements.
Thank you to:
All our marathon runners who are training (and fundraising!) so hard in anticipation of race day in April
Kent Police Property Fund who donated £350 to KAB
Staff at Givaudan who raised £6100 for KAB
Everyone who made a donation at the Charing Point-to-Point races. You raised over £430!
Gillingham Rotary Club for their generous donation to KAB which comprised money raised from their Christmas Floats. Over 50 miles was covered and 130 streets visited during December!
Maurice Williams and everyone from The Upper Conservative Club, Gillingham, for raising £427 from the sponsored beard growing!
Barming School Choir and St Michael's Junior School Choir for supporting us at our carol singing event at The Mall Maidstone; we raised £678!
Everyone who took part in the Kent Charities Group Christmas Raffle; you raised £600
Forest of Blean Rotary Club who are generously funding a winter lunch and a spring afternoon tea for some of our East Kent service users
Alan Thorpe who was the first person to sign up to our very first Virtual Cycle Ride - he raised £200
Bearsted Golf Club and all who came to support us at our annual charity golf day - over £4000 was raised making this our most successful golf day to date!
Bretts Trophy Centre in Gillingham for supplying us with our trophies and medals
Mike Ridger, Mike Duffin, Elizabeth Duffin, Dave Perman and Richard Harris from Paddock Wood Athletics Club for running such a great sports day for some of our visually impaired children
Girl Guiding Kent East for taking part in the KAB Sight Loss Challenge and raising £908
Colin Reynolds who cycled 100 miles through London and Surrey and raised over £1000
Staff at Givaudan for riding 500miles in 6 days and raising over £10,000
Members of the Talk Time group at Allington Library who kindly donated £23.65 at their recent meeting
Staff and customers at Peggoty's Tea Shoppe, Tenterden, for taking part in Cup of Tea for KAB in June and raising £65.47
Everyone who bought raffle tickets at the Ocean Inn's weekly meat raffle in July - you raised £230.65
Ally Staddon who took part in the London 10k in July and has raised over £400 in memory of her grandpa