Funding is essential for the Clubhouse: to cover the costs of professional fees before construction; for construction; and to cover operating and maintenance costs.
The Club is happy to be able to thank the following for their financial support that has been essential for this project.
Canoe England Announce Funding for Clubhouse
Basingstoke and Deane Canoe Club is pleased to announce that it has been awarded £60,000 funding by Canoe England for a clubhouse on the Basingstoke Canal.
Hart District Coucil Approve Funding
Hart District Council is pleased to announce that it will fund £60,000 towards the Basingstoke and Deane Canoe Club Clubhouse at Colt Hill on the Odiham section of the Basingstoke Canal.
Isle of Wight Sponsored Paddle
On Friday 16th April Peter Mansell will set off to paddle solo around the Isle of Wight to raise money for the Martin Booth Memorial Fund.
Martin Booth Memorial Fund
Following Martin's untimely death in 2009 a fund was set up to remember his contribution to the Colt Hill Clubhouse.
Buy a brick donations
We have started fundraising for the Clubhouse but we need your help So far the Club has invested the equivalent of about £130,000 in this project: about half in cash and the remainder in volunteer time.
Any donation will be gratefully received:
- Our preference is for you to use [add giving site details] as Gift Aid is automatically added;
- Alternatively cheques can be made out to Basingstoke & Deane Canoe Club. For individuals we ask that you complete a Gift Aid form, the Club will benefit from an extra 25% tax rebate.
Any companies that are able to provide a donation will have their name on our web site www.badpaddlers.org to advertise the assistance provided towards the fundraising.
The recommended donation for a brick is £5 for individuals and £100 for companies.
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