The Greenham Gift

A precursor to Pitch to the Panel, The Greenham Gift ran from 2006 until 2010 and awarded £410,000 to local good causes. 

The Greenham Gift of £50,000 and 4 runner-up prizes of £8,000 were awarded annually for 5 years by the Trust to selected projects chosen by public voting in the press and online and also by a live audience.

The Winners

2006Crossroads Caring for Carers

£50,000 for Newbury and District Crossroads Caring for Carers

£8,000 for

  • Alzheimer's Society West Berkshire Branch
  • Newbury Carnival
  • West Berkshire Disability Alliance
  • West Berkshire Citizen's Advice Bureau

 

2007Wash Common Jubilee Park

£50,000 for The Wash Common Jubilee Park Project

£8,000 for

  • The Princess Royal Trust Carers Service
  • The Alzheimer’s Society West Berkshire
  • Newbury and District Crossroads Caring for Carers
  • PALS

 

2008The Care 3 Project

£50,000 for The Care Three Project

£8,000 for

  • Newbury & Thatcham Hospital Building Trust
  • Wessex Children's Hospice Trust (Naomi House)
  • West Berkshire Mencap
  • Shaw cum Donnington Village Hall

 

 

2009West Berkshire Mencap playground

£50,000 for West Berkshire Mencap

£8,000 for

  • The Watermill Theatre
  • Wessex Children's Hospice Trust (Naomi House)
  • Park House School Sports Centre
  • PALS

 

2010The Alzheimers Society - Greenham Gift Winners

£50,000 for The Alzheimer’s Society West Berkshire

£8,000 for

  • Wessex Children's Hospice Trust (Naomi House)
  • St Finian's Catholic Primary School
  • Bradfield Sunshine Club
  • Newbury and District Crossroads Caring for Carers