A fantastic charity event with 42 teams comprising 200 swimmers participating in the annual Horsham Lions Swimarathon at Pavillions in the Park recently. Big crowds were in attendance and a number of records were broken!
Cranleigh Golf and Country Club have raised an amazing £13,841 to support Jigsaw Trust’s specialist adult day service; JigsawPlus. As the combined Captains’ charity of the year, the golf club have organised a range of fundraising activities in support of Jigsaw.
Great news! The National Lottery Community Fund have just awarded Jigsaw £87,551 towards the development of a new horticultural nursery.
#ProudOf…One of our adult learners has been doing a magnificent job at our local Library in Cranleigh. During his weekly sessions, he carries out a number of key tasks, including
Jigsaw is due to receive a splendid £390 from Waitrose (Godalming)’s Community Matters initiative. Funds are earmarked for our horticulture project meaning more seeds, tools and plants can be purchased for our Learners to enjoy.
Our great thanks to the amazing fundraisers and supporters at Cranleigh Golf Club who have raised over £13,000 for JigsawPlus during 2018.
Five of our JigsawPlus learners helped run our Guildford Farmers Market stall last week. They did a fantastic job, taking it in turns to wear our Jigsaw Mascot costume; helping distribute information; encouraging browsers to our stall and selling items!!
Great to welcome Dr. Grant Gautreaux to JigsawPlus during his recent visit – he spent time with JigsawPlus Team Leaders discussing specific ideas around programming and staff training for the weeks ahead.
Our annual Christmas Wishlist on Amazon is now live! We’ve been asking teachers and learning support workers for ideas for our annual wishlist and they’ve as always come up with some great ideas for our learners.
This year’s design is a vibrant robin laden with colourful baubles courtesy of local artist and Friend of Jigsaw, Daleen Coetzee. The baubles are made from painted papers created by our JigsawPlus learners.