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Nominated Charities

Supporting local and International charities is an important part of the outreach work at Whitgift. It helps to raise awareness amongst both students and staff, and funds raised assist some of the most vunerable people in society. Nearly £7,000 was raised in 2019 for Bees for Development, ShelterBox and a local charity called Canine Partners.

The work at Whitgift is co-ordinated by the Charities Committee. Raising funds involves students running events, liaising with and promoting charities. Last year, several successful events were accomplished in partnership with members of the Parents' Association.

All the charities supported by the School are chosen by the Charities Committee and are based on recommendations received from pupils and staff.

Lives Not Knives are dedicated to preventing youth violence in London and aim to do so through offering tailored mentorship and advice to young people.

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ShelterBox logo

Shelterbox  provides emergency shelter and other essential items for families around the world, who have been robbed of their homes by natural disaster or conflict.

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Young Minds logo Whitgift Charities Committee nominated charity 2020-21

Young Minds want to see a world where no young person feels alone with their mental health, and gets the mental health support they need, when they need it, no matter what.

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