Fund-raising boost for Brandon Trust

Fund-raising boost for Brandon Trust

MORE than 350 new donors have signed up to support a North Somerset charity.

The Brandon Trust, which helps people with learning difficulties to live independently, is hoping to raise �400,000 to pay for new equipment and activities.

During a recent door-to-door campaign, more than 350 donors signed up to regularly support the charity.

Chief executive Lucy Hurst-Brown stressed that people had been exceptionally generous despite the difficult economic times.

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She said: “They have pledged an average of �8.50 per month which, with tax relief, will generate around �40,000 a year to help people with learning disabilities to live the lives they choose.”

For more information about how you can support the work of the Brandon Trust call 01179 062916 or email

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