Friends of Dean Valley Voluntary Fund

The fund is a charity maintained by contributions from the Friends of Dean Valley – parents, grandparents and others who wish to help.

The purpose of the fund is to provide an additional source of funding for the provision of facilities and educational resources for the benefit of all our children. The fund is used to support some of the activities in the school that have now become essential. For example:

-Outdoor Learning resources

-Specialist coaching activities

-Additional equipment in Technology

-Enhanced IT provision

-Subsidies for school trips

-Curriculum enrichment resources

-The Counselling Service

-Visiting artists, authors, theatre groups

-Visiting speakers

-Whole schools visits

Making a Contribution

We would like to stress that this is a voluntary fund and any amount large or small will always be welcome, and much appreciated.

There is no obligation to make any contribution and the names of those who decide to donate will be kept anonymous. All children will benefit from the fund, irrespective of who was or was not able to make a donation.

How to Make Payment

Because the Friends of Dean Valley Voluntary Fund is a registered charity, any donations made can be gift-aided – allowing the school to claim basic rate tax on every pound given (giving us £1.25 for every £1 contributed), and also allowing you to claim tax relief on your contributions each tax year if you’re in a higher-rate tax bracket. If you wish to gift-aid your contributions, please complete the form below, and return to the school office.

Contributions can be made by BACS transfer or standing order into the Fund’s bank account or by cheque.

A single payment for the school year, a termly payment, or a monthly payment can be made.

BACS transfer: You can pay directly into the fund using BACS transfer. The bank account details are:

Account name: Friends of Dean Valley Voluntary Fund

Account number: 4 5 9 6 3 2 3 1

Sort code: 0 1 - 0 5 - 4 1

Standing Order: If you choose to donate by standing order, please complete the form below and return the whole form to the school.

Cheques: These can be made payable to Friends of Dean Valley Voluntary Fund

If you want to Gift Aid your donation please complete the form below and return to the school.

To maintain the confidentiality of your subscription, please return the school fund form and/or standing order to school in a sealed envelope, marked “Friends of Dean Valley Voluntary Fund”, and brought to the Office.

Thank you for your continued support.

Registered Charity Number 1177313

Friends of Dean Valley Voluntary Fund, c/o Dean Valley Community Primary School, Albert Road, Bollington, Macclesfield, SK10 5HS

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Dean Valley Primary School

Albert Road
SK10 5HS


Tel: 01625 572767
Fax: 01625 574522