George Bairstow Charitable Trust

Registered Charity Number 1155769

Total raised
£35.00 + £8.75 Gift Aid = £43.75
Fundraising
£0.00
+ £0.00 Gift Aid
Donations
£35.00
+ £8.75 Gift Aid

About George Bairstow Charitable Trust

The GBCT was created in memory of George Bairstow, who lived his life to help and support others but was tragically killed in a car accident in the early hours of 6 November 2013, on his return from a volunteer shift with St John Ambulance.

Selfless, generous and hands-on, George gave a great deal of his time to charitable organisations and had a positive impact on a wide range of communities – the GBCT intends to continue George’s good work and to ensure communities benefit from his legacy.

OUR MISSION

The Trust aims to empower local communities to make a difference, by supporting:

  • The provision of Emergency Aid
  • Volunteering among young people
  • The enhancement of skills among young people

The Trust’s programme will include events and activities to enable as many people as possible to become involved, whether as ‘doers’ or receivers.

OUR PROJECTS

In order to succeed in our mission, the Trust will work on a number of different projects.

  • To provide funding towards the installation of AEDs (Automatic External Defibrillators) in village communities, strengthening the chain of survival.
  • To help train communities in basic life support skills and the appropriate use of AEDs.
  • To financially support initiatives that encourage or involve volunteering for the under 30s across the UK.
  • To support those under 30 to improve their skills, fulfil their potential and develop their talents.

The Trust welcomes volunteers to help deliver these projects. If you are interested, please contact us.

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