• What a donation to Leonard Cheshire Foundation might pay for:
o “A £70,000 salary for a Senior Director whilst a resident of a
home has £15 spending money;
o £4,000,000 a year on Public Relations / Advertising;
o Private Medical Insurance for Senior Directors whilst Disabled
victims of charity wait months/years for medical care;
o 45 pence per mile travel allowances;
o Trustee/Staff/Management get-togethers costing £10,000 for a
single weekend” (Darke, 2000).
Sponsor a nippers rugby team, buy their kit and training gear, ect and did up their appalling changing rooms for nowt. The kids that rotate through every year are from a rougher than rough area and the project was first funded by on-going grants given through an ALMO's community pot but it was stopped just as it was starting to blossom. A few local firms keep it afloat.