This year, our chosen charity is ELHAP ‘a magical adventure playground for disabled children’, please visit www.elhap.org.uk for more information.
ELHAP provide holiday playschemes and term time Saturday Clubs throughout the year for disabled and disadvantaged children from across North East London and Essex areas and is in Woodford Bridge near our offices here in Buckhurst Hill. ELHAP have supported tens of thousands of disabled and disadvantaged children since 1976.
We have already raised £150 through donations from our Bake-a-Cake and Eat-It day, sweet and savoury treats were baked and donated by our very own staff (and their families), raising funds for this very worthy cause.
A date is to be set for an afternoon during a weekend to donate our time painting some of the external play equipment before the summer holidays. Followed by a sponsored walk in the Autumn.
ELHAP have a ‘wish list’ for their children;
£50 will provide art materials for one month
£100 will provide new sports equipment (footballs, bats, balls, racquets and nets etc)
£250 will provide timber for the children to build dens and small play structures
£500 will build a Giants Chair
£750 will provide musical instruments
£1,500 will provide art tables and chairs
£2,000 will provide a building for a gigantic outdoor xylophone
£5,000 to build a new tree house around one of their horse chestnut trees
£7,500 to extend the main structure to their new orchard project
£10,000 to replace their amazing hexagonal swing
£15,000 to replace their old and overused sensory room equipment