Nominate Lucy for a £1,000 charity award

by Tim Arnold on 8 May 2019


Your vote counts! | Ten days to nominate Lucy for a £1,000 gift

Ecclesiastical - a specialist financial services company - is giving 500 charities a £1,000 award each to help them fulfill their mission. We have just ten days to ensure that Lucy Cavendish College is one of them! The closing date and time for submitting the Nominations Form is 23:59 on Friday 17th May 2019.

£1,000 may not seem like a lot, but a donation of this size can help us to support students in a range of ways, for example by:

  • providing resources for learning and discovery in this unique community;
  • relieving the financial burden of higher education for students (many of our bursaries are between £500-£1,000 and help offset student costs);
  • responding to emerging needs and opportunities; or
  • funding support for extracurricular college activities.

How to nominate

Here's what you need to know to nominate Lucy for an award:

  • Our Charity Number: 1137875
  • Type: Education Skills
  • Who are you: Other
  • The reason youare nominating Lucy.

Reasons you might nominate Lucy:

  • Lucy Cavendish is committed to continuing to serve students who have not traditionally had access to university education. It is a space where students from a variety of non-traditional and under-represented backgrounds can find a community and a place to thrive in Cambridge.
  • Lucy Cavendish provided/provides me with support over the course of my degree and I want to help the college continue to provide bursaries of all sizes to students.
  • Lucy Cavendish was formative for me during my time in Cambridge. It gave me a community in which I could thrive and opened doors to opportunities I had never imagined having access to. I want Lucy to continue to be a space within Cambridge where the unexpected happens and no-one feels unwanted.

Or more generally:

  • Lucy provides access to a Cambridge University education for people who otherwise might not have had the opportunity.
  • Lucy is committed to equality in Cambridge.
  • Lucy is an extraordinary community.
  • Lucy promotes creative writing and women’s writing in a way no other Cambridge college does.
  • Lucy provides space for students to thrive.

Click here to nominate Lucy for a £1,000 Movement for Good award

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