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KAB is lucky to have so many generous supporters in the community raising vital funds for our work. Although we can't acknowledge all of our donations here, we are hugely grateful to all the individuals and groups who support KAB. This page is a celebration of some of their achievements. 


Thank you to:

 

Everyone who supported us at our store collection at Tesco Grove Green - we raised over £800

The Will Adams Treatment Centre for raising over £700 for KAB at their recent Open Day

Batleys Gillingham for donating £25 towards our goody bags

Canterbury Oddfellows who chose KAB as their Charity of the Year 16/17

Customers of Southfleet Big Family Bootfair who donated £171 to KAB

Aneliese Greenstreet for climbing Mount Snowdon and raising over £300 

Karen Settle for running the Brighton marathon in April and raising over £380

All our marathon runners who trained and fundraised so hard; together they raised over £16,000

Kent Police Property Fund who donated £350 to KAB

Staff at Givaudan who raised £6100 for KAB

Everyone who made a donation at the Charing Point-to-Point races. You raised over £430!

Gillingham Rotary Club for their generous donation to KAB which comprised money raised from their Christmas Floats. Over 50 miles was covered and 130 streets visited during December!

Maurice Williams and everyone from The Upper Conservative Club, Gillingham, for raising £427 from the sponsored beard growing!  

Barming School Choir and St Michael's Junior School Choir for supporting us at our carol singing event at The Mall Maidstone; we raised £678!

Everyone who took part in the Kent Charities Group Christmas Raffle; you raised £600 

Forest of Blean Rotary Club who are generously funding a winter lunch and a spring afternoon tea for some of our East Kent service users

Alan Thorpe who was the first person to sign up to our very first Virtual Cycle Ride - he raised £200

Bearsted Golf Club and all who came to support us at our annual charity golf day - over £4000 was raised making this our most successful golf day to date!

Bretts Trophy Centre in Gillingham for supplying us with our trophies and medals 

Mike Ridger, Mike Duffin, Elizabeth Duffin, Dave Perman and Richard Harris from Paddock Wood Athletics Club for running such a great sports day for some of our visually impaired children

Girl Guiding Kent East for taking part in the KAB Sight Loss Challenge and raising £908 

Colin Reynolds who cycled 100 miles through London and Surrey and raised over £1000

Staff at Givaudan for riding 500miles in 6 days and raising over £10,000

Members of the Talk Time group at Allington Library who kindly donated £23.65 at their recent meeting

Staff and customers at Peggoty's Tea Shoppe, Tenterden, for taking part in Cup of Tea for KAB in June and raising £65.47

Everyone who bought raffle tickets at the Ocean Inn's weekly meat raffle in July - you raised £230.65

Ally Staddon who took part in the London 10k in July and has raised over £400 in memory of her grandpa 

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