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DHL Transform It! Grant transforms our play barn!

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A grant of £10,000 from DHL UK Foundation has helped transform the play and arts and crafts barn at our Daleside retreat!

The DHL Transform it! Grant funded all of the costs involved in installing much-needed insulation and heating in the barn; making it a toasty area which the children will be able to use and enjoy in all weather - which is perfect as our breaks run from February to December.

With the help of supporters such as DHL UK Foundation, we are now able to offer disadvantaged children a break at our newest retreat, Daleside, which is located on the edge of the Peak District in Derbyshire. 

Our CEO, Rob Gofton, says: “We can’t thank DHL UK Foundation enough for their generosity. With their support, we have been able to complete the transformation of our play barn into a creative, warm and welcoming facility which the children will be able to enjoy as part of their free stay for many years to come. Thank you!”

 

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