Charities Supported by Wellesbourne Choral Society

1974 Royal Lifeboat Institution
1975 Action Research for the Crippled Child
1976 Guide Dogs for the Blind; Save the Children Fund; Multiple Sclerosis Society
1977 Save The Children Fund; International Fellowship League
1978 Cancer Research; International Fellowship League; Robert Knight Memorial Fund
1979 Save the Children Fund; International Friendship League
1980 Money for Childrens Holidays (Kineton open air concert); International Friendship League; Swan Reserve Appeal
1981 Myton Hamlet Hospice Appeal; Action Research for the Crippled Child; Charity for the Disabled
1982 Myton Hamlet Hospice Appeal; International Friendship League
1983 Myton Hamlet Hospice Appeal;
1984 Ethiopian Famine Relief Fund;
1985 NSPCC; Myton Hamlet Hospice Appeal
1986 Wellesbourne & District Playscheme for the Handicapped
1987 Save The Children Fund; St Peters Church Restoration Fund; Help the Homeless; Myton Hamlet Hospice; Crossroads (a relief scheme for carers of the handicapped)
1988 Jenny McAuliffe Trust; Save the Children Fund; Blind School for children in Penang, Malaysia; PCC request
1989 Stratford International Club; Guide Dogs for the Blind; Home Farm Trust; Cherington Crossroads
1990 Stratford International Club; Shakespeare Hospice; Save the Children Fund; Cancer Research
1991 Myton Hamlet Hospice; Stratford International Club; The Samaritans; Save the Children Fund
1992 Save the Children Fund
1993 Bone Marrow Trust
1994 Save the Children Fund; Stratford International Club; Tiddington Fields Mental Health Unit; Macmillan Fund; Midlands Rwanda Appeal
1995 Cancer Relief Macmillan Fund; Save the Children Fund; Stratford International Club
1996 Save The Children Fund
1997 Macmillan Fund; Shakespeare Hospice
1998 Macmillan Fund; Save the Children Fund
1999 Shakespeare Hospice
2000 Macmillan Cancer Relief
2001 Warwick Hospital A&E (new casualty ward); Shakespeare Hospice; St Peters Church Wellesbourne
2002 Save The Children Fund
2003 Shipston Home Nursing
2004 Jennifer Trust for Spinal Muscular Atrophy
2005 Save The Children Fund; Marie Curie Cancer Care
2006 Shakespeare Hospice; Shottery Church; St Peters Church Wellesbourne
2007 St Peters Church Wellesbourne; Warwickshire & Northamptonshire Air Ambulance; St Peters Church Barford; Christian Aid week
2008 St Peters Church Wellesbourne; Myton Hospice; Moreton Morrel Church fund for additional facilities
2009 St Peters Church Wellesbourne; Sherbourne Church Fund for Flower Festival; Campaign to Protect Rural England
2010 St Peters Church Wellesbourne; Action for Children; Warwickshire & Northamptonshire Air Ambulance; Stratford upon Avon Volunteer Bureau
2011 Acorn Children's Hospice; Dampha Shipman Nursery School, Gambia
2012 St Nicholas Church, Warwick Spire Fund
2013 Hampton Lucy Church Funds; St Peter's Church, Wellesbourne Funds; New church room at Moreton Morrell
2014 Action for Children
2015 McMillan Cancer Support
2015 Friends of the Guild Chapel, Stratford on Avon
2015 Amasango School, South Africa
2016 St Peter's Church; WCS music fund (in memory of George Faulkner); Cancer Research UK (in memory of Ken Lane
2017 Promoting young soloists
Notes a) Concerts regularly raise funds for the Society
b) Donations were made to the various churches where performances were held
c) The 'International Club' in Stratford were involved with The Guild Chapel and distributed money raised to a number of charities