Amber Valley Info

On Saturday 9th June 2018, Lois Olivia Matthews donated £190.00 for the Derbyshire, Leicestershire & Rutland Air Ambulance (DLRAA).





 













 

DLRAA Receives Donation From Lois Olivia Matthews 2018

by Amber Valley Info on Monday 18 June 2018



On Saturday 9th June 2018, Lois Olivia Matthews donated £190.00 for the Derbyshire, Leicestershire & Rutland Air Ambulance (DLRAA).



Lois and her family presented Richard Fletcher Volunteer Derbyshire Community Representative for DLRAA, with the cheque at the Oakfield Farm Open Farm Sunday weekend event at Stanley Common. The donation came when Nine-year-old Lois with the help of her Mum Annette Matthews held an online auction to sell her handmade rocking horse in support of the Derbyshire, Leicestershire & Rutland Air Ambulance.


Lois was also awarded a special Certificate of Recognition for Innovative Fundraising Ideas & for raising lifesaving funds for your local air ambulance service. Her dedication and passion for the service is amazing and inspirational. Last year in the summer Lois set up a stall in the field selling cups of water to walkers to raise funds for the DLRAA.


Richard Fletcher Derbyshire Volunteer Community Representative for DLRAA said: “We are delighted to be presented with the cheque from Lois and her Family. DLRAA relies entirely on donations from members of the public as it receives no Government or National Lottery funding, therefore support from Lois and her family is really is invaluable and goes a long way to helping to keep our lifesaving service flying and saving lives.”


DLRAA was formed in 2008 and has carried out more than 12,000 Rescue missions and saved many lives in the process, each rescue mission costing on average £1,700 with DLRAA completing on average 5-6 missions every single day, 365 days a yearv



News Home Latest News News Search Submit News


Amber Valley Local News


Appeal for witnesses after assault in Alfreton Officers are appealing for witnesses after a man was allegedly assaulted on Rodgers La... read more

Drug-driver was caught by police on his way to enjoy Peak District beauty spot A motorist who had been heading to a Peak District bea... read more

Thief was caught hiding by police after he stole over 400 worth of razor blades A thief who has only been living in the UK for a mon... read more

Ripley harvest food market falls victim to stormy weather Ripley Town Council has been forced to cancel its Harvest Food Market on Su... read more

More news from Amber Valley











Cookies


Find out more about cookies we store on your computer.
Advertising


Find out about advertising on Amber Valley info.
Q R Codes


Find out about and download our QR Codes.
Social Media


Amber Valley Info are on Facebook and Twitter.
Legal Stuff


Read our copy of the sites terms and conditions.
Business Listings in Alfreton, Business Listings in Ripley, Business Listings in Heanor, Business Listings in Belper, Business Listings in Amber Valley, Business Listings in Somercotes, Business Listings in Swanwick, Business Listings in Loscoe, Business Listings in Codnor, Business Listings in Ambergate, Business Listings in Crich, Business Listings in South Wingfield, Business Listings in Denby, Business Listings in Heage, Business Listings in Kilburn, Business Listings in Duffield, Business Listings in Chesterfield, Business Listings in Derby, Business Listings in Nottingham, Business Listings in Derbyshire, Business Listings in East Midlands, Business Listings in Matlock, Business Listings in Ilkeston, Business Listings in Mansfield, Business Listings in Sutton In Ashfield, Business Listings in Kirkby In Ashfield, Business Listings in DE5, Business Listings in DE55, Business Listings in DE56