Beneficiaries

PADFAC – putting the FUN into FUNDRAISING for Over 100 Years

Since its inception in 1898 Pewsey Carnival has been instrumental in raising monies for local charities and good causes – for example, nearly £10,000 was distributed as a result of Carnival 2013 (details below) and approaching £100,000 in total since passing the centenary.

Main Beneficiaries

£1,500

Wiltshire Air Ambulance

2x £1,000

Prospect Hospice |  Wessex Children’s Hospice (Naomi House)

Service Providers

£831

Wiltshire Search & Rescue (WILSAR)

£400

Pewsey Vale School

Postal Applicants

£250

Alzheimer’s Art in Pewsey

£200

Bubbles Playgroup

5x £150

St.John’s Church, Police Benevolent Fund, Fire Service Benevolent Fund, Vale of Pewsey Scouts, Shak Youth Centre

11x £100

Afrikaya, Asthma Relief, Devizes PHAB, Greatwood Retired Racehorses & Children with Special Needs, Holy Family RC Church, Pewsey Heritage Centre, Pewsey and District Link, Pewsey Methodist Church, Pewsey Youth Football, Pewsey Primary School, Woodborough Social Club

2x £75

Burbage Brownies, Upavon Brownies

Carnival Villages

21 x £100

Alton Barnes, Beechingstoke, Burbage, Charlton St Peter, Chirton, Easton Royal, Enford, Hillcot, Huish, Manningford, Marden, Milton Lilbourne, N.Newnton, Oare, Rushall, Stanton St Bernard, Upavon, Wilcot, Wilsford, Woodborough, Wootton Rivers

Previous Carnival Distributions

Total funds distributed to charity and voluntary organisations from past years’ carnival activities, as follows:

Main

Service Prov Postal Villages & Others TOTAL
2014
2013 3,500 831  2,850 2,100 9,281
2012 ? ? ? ? ?
2011 ? ? ? ? ?
2010 3,000 500 300 1750 5,550
2009 ? ? ? ? ?
2008 3,000 1,293 100 3,600 7,993
2007 3,000 1,764 700 3,700 9,164
2006 1,500 1,035 600 1,080 4,215
2005 1,500 1,718 400 975 4,593
2004 1,500 1,422 100 1,035 4,957
2003 1,500 755 50 950 3,255
2002 1,500 400 200 925 3,025
2001 1,400 1,030 575 840 3,845
2000 3,000 910 600 3,900 8,410
1999 3,000 770 600 2,750 7,120
1998 4,000 300 300 3,300 7,900