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The Society is following government and Public Health England's advice in relation to the COVID-19 pandemic. We have therefore taken the decision to hold our Annual General Meeting behind closed doors. Click the link below to find out how this affects you.

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We are very pleased to announce our final scores and fund allocation of this years Community Awards 2019!

Millie's Trust - 1549 votes - £1,500

Smart Works Greater Manchester - 640 votes - £1,250

Offerton Cricket Juniors - 585 votes - £1,100

Stockport User Friendly Fellowship - 579 votes - £1,000

Paramount Amateur Boxing Club - 572 - £850

MENTELL - 546 votes - £750

Transport for Sick Children - 403 votes - £750

Stockport Sharks Swimming Club - 372 votes - £600

Stockport Loaves and Fishes - 256 votes - £450

Poynton Community First Responders - 235 votes - £450

Pure Insight Care Leavers Group - 227 votes - £450

The Garden House Charity - 206 votes - £450

Stockport LGBT+ Youth Group - 113 votes - £275

The Millennium Youth Bar Trust - 113 votes - £275

Our 14 finalists will be attending a presentation evening on the 6th November to receive their awards! It is an opportunity for the groups to network and create lasting connections that will benefit the Stockport community.

Congratulations to all our fantastic finalists and to the public for their valued votes.

Over 8 years the Awards has donated over £80,000 to worthy causes throughout the local community and has become an annual Vernon event where we have seen multiple applications from across all areas of the not-for-profit and charitable sector.

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*The 'AER' stands for Annual Equivalent Rate and illustrates what the interest rate would be if interest was paid and compounded once each year.


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