News Archive

December

Funding for Reading Garden Room

Former Eastenders Scriptwriter, Julie Wassmer opens Reading Garden Room at St Anthony’s.

November

Foundation Funds Folkestone CIC Garden Project

Custom Folkestone is a new restaurant concept where diners can donate ingredients or help in the kitchen in exchange for food. It is based in Folkestone Harbour and is the brain child of local artist and chef Cherry Truluck.

October

Supporting the ‘Space to Play’ Project

The Red Eagle Foundation have recently donated £500 towards the Strode Park Foundation ‘Space to Play’ project. This helps benefit children with complex disabilities and life limiting conditions at Footprints, their residential and respite care home in Canterbury.

 

Play Therapy Funding for Young Amputee

The Orchards Centre in Sittingbourne,set up in 2012 helps over 2000 disabled children and their families with a range of healthcare services. The Red Eagle Foundation has helped with a number of specialist funding projects over the past few months.

August

A Sense of Freedom for Scarlett and Her Family

Seven year old Scarlett has been house bound for one of the hottest summers on record after out-growing her previous buggy.

July

A Life Changing Moment for Korben.

A life changing moment for Korben.  15 year old Korben Bronger from Minster was born 13 weeks early. Within 24 hours, his lungs collapsed and he developed a bleed on brain, which in turn caused Cerebral Palsy and Hydrocephalus. This has meant his mobility has been limited and more difficult as he gets older.

 

Trustee Recruitment

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June

New Bespoke Wheelchair for Young Sittingbourne Lad

Seven year old TJ from Sittingbourne suffers with Pitt Hopkins Syndrome, something that affects 4 in every million born in the UK. He also has Profound Global Development Delay, Chromosome deletion, as well as partial hearing, poor eyesight and a low immune system.

May

Golf Day Raises Over £12K for Disadvantaged Children in Kent

Red Eagle Foundation, a new Folkestone based charity held their first fundraising event, a golf day at Chestfield Golf Club last Friday.

 

Chairman Reaches Final of IOD Awards

Wayne Hodgson, Chairman of Folkestone based Charity, Red Eagle Foundation, is a finalist in this years’ prestigious Institute of Director’s (London and the South East) ‘Director of the Year’ Awards. The finalists were chosen from the hundreds of directors that entered or were nominated across nine different categories.

April

Eddie ‘The Eagle’ Becomes a Patron of Newly Formed Charity.

Eddie ‘The Eagle’ Edwards gave his support to the new Folkestone based charity, the Red Eagle Foundation.

 

Local Manufacturing Firm Supports the Homeless

Dover based manufacturing firm Tilmanstone Salads, part of the Bakkavor group, has worked with local Charity fundraiser Wayne Hodgson to support the homeless.

February

Last Chance to Register for Our 2018 Golf Day

Join us on Friday 25th May at Chestfield Golf Club for the first annual Red Eagle Foundation Golf Day. With several teams returning after a brilliant day last year, we have spaces remaining for only a few more teams, so make sure you sign-up today and help us to raise money to fund our grants that help people in Kent.