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Love the Broads

Written by  The All Things Norfolk Team
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Love the Broads

The Broads is Britain’s magical waterland, a fragile wetland of international importance.

Love the Broads is a scheme that provides an easy way for you to donate a small amount of money to a range of projects that are vital for the conservation of the Broads and which will also benefit our local communities.

The Broads Trust, which operates the fund-raising scheme, have awarded grants of over £19,000 over the past 3 years to projects aimed at keeping the Broads special.  The money, to support wildlife, environmental and education projects on the Broads, has been raised from donations from local residents, visitors, Broads tourism businesses, the Eastern Daily Press and others.  They are very grateful for everyone’s support. 

Over 80 businesses are involved in collecting money to fund projects. 

A membership scheme is now available and anyone can donate a small sum (from £10 per year) and give a little back to a place that they love.  Members will not only know that they will be helping to secure the future of the Broads but they will also receive benefits from their membership including an invitation to a special member annual event with guided walks and talks.     

To help support more worthy projects, donations can be made by any of the following ways:

Become a member by visiting www.lovethebroads.org.uk

Donate at Just Giving by visiting www.justgiving.com/nsbct   

               

See www.lovethebroads.org.uk for a listing of all the projects that have received funding from Love the Broads and the people that are doing a fantastic job in helping the Broads

 

 

Last modified on Thursday, 25 February 2016 18:39

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