Fundraising Events organised by the Friends Association
2018 Planned fundraising events
Film nights - We have two brilliant fundraising film nights for children this term. The first for Juniors took place on 7th February 2018 where the children voted for and watched their favourite film - The Emoji Movie! All enjoyed popcorn, fruit, and a drink, with a very popular tuck shop during the interval. Just over £200 raised - fantastic! The second film night is for Infants (Reception-Year 2) taking place on 21st March 2018.
Children's Discos - we're hoping to organise the annual children's discos during the Summer term. Details to follow.
Sports Days - these are always great fun and a brilliant opportunity for Friends to raise funds too by providing refreshments, ice creams, and a raffle. Infants sports day takes place on 4th July 2018, Juniors the following week on 11th July 2018. If you can help out on either day, please let us know.
Christmas Market 2018 - date to be confirmed.
2017 Fundraising events
Fabulously Festive Christmas Market - Tuesday 28th November at the school.
The wonderful Village Voices choir and the 'Mini Fleas' ukele band started the evening with festive tunes.
There was a wonderful array of crafts and gifts, along with the children's class gifts, tombolas, cakes, festive games, and not forgetting of course Santa's Grotto!
Hot and cold drinks along with hot festive food was served, and we had a great turnout. Final total raised was £1836 and with the wonderful match funding from Barclays and HSBC that makes an an amazing total of £3336!
Daffodils - huge thanks to everyone involved in picking and selling these again this year. Total raised was a fantastic £365.50.
Children's discos - our ever popular annual children's discos took place in June for Reception through to Year 6 children. The Circus theme complemented this year's Llangwm Festival. Photographs below. Total raised £142.95.
Sports Days - As usual, Friends organised the raffle and refreshments at both sports days in July, raising over £700! Fantastic!
Photographs from the children's discos, June 2017
2016 Fundraising events
Christmas Market - our annual Christmas Market took place on 29th November where we raised a fantastic £2023. With match funding x 2 from Barclays we are thrilled with the final total of £4023.
Sports Days - as usual Friends ran refreshments, including ice-creams at both sports days this year, plus the raffle.
Children's discos - The annual discos took place in June 2016. £250 raised.
Family Easter Bingo - Tuesday 22nd March 2016. A fun evening had by all. £282.50 raised.
Daffodils - total raised this year was a phenomenal £742.50. Huge thanks to Jo for her efforts and to Pat in the shop.
2015 Fundraising events
Annual Christmas Market, Tuesday 24th November 2015, opens at 6pm. External stallholders please download your booking form here and return to the school office no later than Monday 9th November.
Infant and Junior Sports Days refreshments and raffle - total raised from both sports days was £691.83 - a brilliant total!
Children's Discos, June 2015 - these were a huge success again this year, with a Hawaiin theme proving very popular indeed! Final total raised £183.42.
Daffodils - Once again a huge thanks to those involved with picking daffodils for selling at school and also thanks to Pat Morris for selling from the shop. Total raised this year was a brilliant £318.04.
Car Boot Sale, Saturday 7th March - Our car boot sale took place at the school on 7th March. Big thanks to caterers 'Hasty Bite' who served hot drinks and food all morning and donated a % of their profits to the school. We raised a total of £134 for the school.
2014 fundraising events
Annual Christmas Market, 25th November 2014
The annual market was a great success, with a record turnout of visitors. The final amount raised was £3101.49 which includes £1000 match funding from Barclays bank. A huge thanks to everyone who supported the event by helping before, during, and after the event. We also had fantastic support from local businesses.
Here are a few photographs from the evening, there are more available to view on our Facebook page.
Family Quiz Night - Thursday 16th October 2014. Great turnout of 16 teams in total, and £165 raised.
Daffodils - sold at school and at Pat's shop in Llangwm village. £398.80 raised.
Children's Discos - Wednesday 11th June (Early Years, Reception, & Year 1),5pm-6.15pm
Children's Disco - Wednesday 25th June (Years 2 and 3), 5pm-6.15pm
Children's Disco - Wednesday 25th June (Years 4, 5, and 6), 6.30pm-7.45pm
Total raised from all three discos was £260. Thanks to everyone for supporting these. Check out the photographs below.
Infant Sports Day - 2nd July (refreshments and raffle), 1.30pm
Junior Sports Day - 9th July (refreshments and raffle), 1.30pm
Total raised from both sports days was £637. Fantastic result and thanks to everyone helping and supporting.
Photographs from the children's discos on 25th June - children and staff having a great time. The limbo pole proved particularly popular!
2013 fundraising events
School Christmas Fayre - this year's theme of a Christmas Market was a great success. Total funds raised was £2378.90. Huge thanks to everyone.
Sports Day refreshments - we had fantastic weather for both sports days this year. Selling lunch bags, drinks, and cakes plus the raffle, we took a total of £606.06 over the two days. A great result - huge thanks to everyone supporting us and also helping out.
A Family Quiz evening on Wednesday 10th July. We had a great turn out with 14 teams in total taking part! It was a really fun evening and thanks to generous donations of raffle prizes plus the team entry fees, we took £150.