Friends of William de Yaxley Church of England Academy actively arrange events throughout the year to raise additional funds for our school.
Some examples being:
• Summer fayre
• Christmas fayre
• Beetle drives
• Tuck shops
• Cake bakes
• Pamper evenings
• Fashion shows
Over the past few years, they have helped the school purchase (amongst many other things):
• Ipads for pupils
• Repairs to the trim trail
• Shed for the gardening corner
• Christmas crackers for the pupils Christmas lunch
• Reading books for pupils
We are always actively seeking people to join in and help us arrange our fundraising activities. Please contact the school office if this is something that you would be interested in.
The Giving Machine
Just a reminder that if you shop online, you can make a free cash donation with every purchase if you join www.thegivingmachine.co.uk. It’s really simple, you enter your favourite shops via TheGivingMachine and a percentage of your shopping bill is converted into a cash donation for the school, at no extra cost to you. With over 600 stores participating including Amazon, John Lewis and Tesco, you can really help make a difference.
With Christmas a distant memory, you may be considering booking a summer holiday. Booking through www.thegivingmachine.co.uk will generate a substantial free cash donation for our school and with lots of the best travel companies taking part, you’ll be spoilt for choice.
Please click here for more information.
Our summer fayre was held on Saturday 20th June and raised in excess of £1700 for the school. Please click here to view some photos that a professional photographer took on the day.