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Meet the Team

January 3, 2019

The last few months at The Principle Trust have been a time of change.  With staff moving on, new staff arriving (Hi!) and a new Trustee it’s time to get you up to speed with who is involved with the charity now. I’m Louise Rhodes. I joined The Principle Trust in November, as Marketing & Events Manager, after working for an events company in Skipton.  I have a varied background but absolutely love organising events,…

Dry January for Charity

December 21, 2018

It’s a new year, a fresh start so why not give up alcohol for January, and while you do it get sponsored for it.  You could do it to support any charity, but we’d be very grateful if you did it to support us. For more information and to sign-up for Dry January please go to their website HERE You can set up an online Fundraising Page here at VIRGIN MONEY GIVING and share it on your…

Strictly Skipton 2019 Dance Competition

December 14, 2018

We are very excited to announce that Strictly is coming to Skipton in 2019! You might not be able to enter the real thing, but you CAN enter Strictly Skipton! Learn to dance in just 6 weeks, take part in a glittering final in front of friends and family, AND raise money for The Principle Trust Children’s Charity. We are searching for 6 couples to take part.  You will have 6 weekly lessons to learn 2…

Easy Fundraising

November 20, 2018

Please help support The Principle Trust by shopping online. Use easyfundraising to shop with over 3,300 retailers including Amazon, Argos, John Lewis, ASOS, Booking.com, eBay, Boden, and M&S. Every time you shop, you’ll raise a free donation for us every time, it’s that easy! Find out more: https://www.easyfundraising.org.uk/causes/principletrust/

Aviva Community Fund

November 15, 2018

We are currently collecting votes from everyone via Aviva to hopefully be awarded a grant for up to £25,000, which would be amazing and go a long way towards our second log cabin appeal. If you haven’t already, please spare 2 minutes to register and vote.  Each person gets 10 votes and if you could send them all our way it would be a great help. If you have voted then a huge thank you,…