The eighth financial year of the Toyota Fund for a Better Tomorrow – a program of small grants designed to help local charities, schools and community projects – has come to an end. The initiative has supported 105 earning schemes, allocating more than £ 179,000 over the past 12 months.
Helston Community College have received £ 2,000 thanks to Parklands Toyota
In all its worldwide operations, Toyota seeks to be a good neighbor, supporting its local communities and the environment, fulfilling its role as a good corporate citizen. Through Toyota Fund for a Better Tomorrow, Toyota and Lexus retailer network in deserving community schemes and provide financial help.
Lexus Swindon have supported Brighter Futures
Grants of up to £ 2,000 are available. Toyota and Lexus staff members, or directly to the fund from projects local to Toyota GB's Head Office in Epsom, USA, can be put forward by retail centers.
Here are just a few of the projects that have been funded over the past 12 months:
Yetminster and Ryme Intrinseca Parish Councilopen-access defibrillator for Yetminster village. (Somerset County Cars Yeovil).
The Smallpiece Trust, Leamington Spa to support their 'Girls into Engineering' project. STEM related education and career paths. (Lister's Coventry).
Tytherington Treacles W.I. Received £ 1,500 to fund a new ultrasound scanner for the Breast Screening Unit at Macclesfield Hospital. (RRG Toyota Macclesfield).
Cerebral Palsy Plus, to run a 'Funtastic Day' provides a chance for young people to join the charity to go to the day and to have fun. (Motorline Bristol North).
Happy Faces Playgroup for a project bringing together the playgroup and local elderly people. Inchcape Toyota Basingstoke have worked tirelessly to facilitate multiple visits, and Inchcape's Tony Hatherall is dressed up as Santa for the Christmas Party!
Ballyclare High Schoolto provide Alzheimer's / SEN-Friendly Community Garden on the school grounds. (Curtis Ballymena).
Snows Toyota Waterlooville have supported the Blue Lamp Trust
The Toyota Fund for a Better Tomorrow might help them and the procedure for making an application should get in touch with Toyota GB here.
The Toyota Fund for a Better Tomorrow is operated by the Toyota (GB) Charitable Trust on behalf of Toyota (GB) Plc and Toyota Financial Services. Registered Charity Number 327808.
Learn more: How the Toyota Fund for a Better Tomorrow helped in 2017-18