Lions Den Guidelines for Potential Beneficiaries

This event is intended to acknowledge the needs of the community in the area covered by Loddon Valley Lions. The geographical area includes the following established settlements: Tadley, Kingsclere, Silchester, Aldermaston, Bramley, Sherborne St John, Sherfield on Loddon, Mortimer, and any smaller settlements in between these boundaries, Please Click Here to see map.

The Loddon Valley Lions Club raises funds in the geographical area above by use of a number of methods, and in accordance with the purposes and ethics of Lions Clubs International, as laid out in the charter of Loddon Valley Lions Club. These funds are distributed throughout this area, occasionally further afield and are intended to provide benefit to the local community.

The Loddon Valley Lions Club have decided to hold a ‘Dragons Den’ style event, at The Ambrose Allen Centre, Franklin Avenue, Tadley RG26 4EU on Saturday 15th October 2023.  The purpose is to distribute funds in keeping with the guidelines above. We are particularly keen to hear from those with whom we have not had previous contact, especially smaller groups.

For the purposes of this document, the following definitions shall be used:

The beneficiaries must submit a written application requesting funds and, if they are successful at this stage, will be invited to attend the event and present to the panel.

There will be four Lion members on the panel. The decision of the panel over the awarding of any grant is final.

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