June 2019 Fundraising

Our fundraising totals for end of June are now in and has now been allocated to local good causes.

During June, Blantyre Telegraph has raised £179 towards local good causes! Our fundraising now reaches a new updated amazing total of £25,286 for 141 local good causes to date since 2015!

Fundraising was from various sources:

£122.00 from the sales of Edition 3 (June) Magazine.
£32.00 from Magazine Advertising.
£8.00 from public subscriptions on our website.
£10.00 from public donations on our website.
£7.00 from the sale of Blantyre Project books.
£0.00 from Website Advertising. 

Every penny raised goes entirely to local good causes, as always. We’re pleased to announce, this has been spent as follows:

£100.00 to Calderside Nursery to help replace play equipment burned down by vandals
£34.00 to High Blantyre lady to buy flowers to replace those stolen from her garden
£30.00 to Priory Bridge resident to buy a nice meal from Carrigans following his recent chemotherapy.
£15.00 for Craig at Hyper Cyber for 2 cinema tickets as congratulations on passing his driving test.

How to get Involved supporting the Community

There are several fantastic ways you can support Blantyre Telegraph.

  1. You can now support us offline by buying our monthly magazine. At only £1.99, the entire sales of that publication will go entirely to local good causes and can be bought at Jinxy’s High Blantyre, Carrigans at Broompark Road, at Family Shopper on Main Street and at Strachan Craft Butchers on Glasgow Road.
  2. Would YOU like to take out a recurring donation subscription to Blantyre Telegraph? From just £1 per month, and knowing it entirely goes back to Blantyre good causes, the link is here: https://theblantyretelegraph.com/subscribe-to-blantyre-telegraph/
  3. You can donate directly as a “one off” from anything from £1 directly into 12 varied, worthwhile LIVE Blantyre fundraising campaigns here https://theblantyretelegraph.com/donate/
  4. You can buy one of the fantastic NINE Blantyre History books from Blantyre Project here https://blantyreproject.com/blantyre-shop/

Thanks you to everybody who contributed this month.  For assurance, Blantyre Telegraph is entirely non profit. We retain nothing at all, not one penny. 

You can see all Blantyre Telegraph’s fundraising openly and transparently here: https://theblantyretelegraph.com/raised/


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