29 Mar 2018, 15:58
Working as we do locally with service users in the gardens at Westmorland General, Sandgate, Stramongate and St Mark’s Primary schools is always an inspirational time.
29 Mar 2018, 15:30
What a lovely invitation I received recently to attend the plaque unveiling of the “Friends Of Westmorland“ recognising the hard work over the 70 years of fundraising to the value of 2 million pounds!
12 Feb 2018, 14:55
Congratulations to our team and the staff and students at Stramongate Primary School, who have achieved the RHS School Gardening Awards Level 5!
25 Jan 2018, 10:37
We as a small local charity are looking to replace our treasurer after our current ambassador is stepping down after 5 years of supporting us.
18 Jan 2018, 16:47
Over the past five years we have been working on the Big Lottery Reaching Communities Project in many locations with community volunteers children, young people and adults.
8 Jan 2018, 16:18
Chestnut Community Events is bidding to bag a massive cash boost from the Tesco Bags of Help initiative.
19 Dec 2017, 14:55
Episode 4 of Sam's Vlog, in which he shares the preparations that he and some of our other ambassadors have been making for Christmas!
15 Dec 2017, 09:52
As part of our Social Action funded by Cumbria Community Foundation our young people are gathering and making items for the fabulous Christmas Tree Fest at Kendal Parish Church.
15 Dec 2017, 09:44
A huge thanks to Santander for awarding us with their Discovery Grant, that has funded the Happy Holidays stress busting tips.
15 Dec 2017, 09:07
In December 2015, our office in the Kendal Sea Cadet unit was flooded when Storm Desmond hit Cumbria. Thanks to the Cumbria Community Foundation, we've made an amazing recovery.