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Photos from various charity events at school

Four schools - four charities

Varndean has a proud tradition of charitable giving that is also reflected in our rewards system. Each year students choose a charity for their individual school.

2019-2020 Charities 


Angelou  RISE : Is an independent, Brighton-based registered charity that helps people affected by domestic abuse. We offer practical help ranging from direct advice to refuge accommodation for those whose lives are at risk.


Russell Village School Improvement Project  (Vsip- Zambia)

    Turing  Chestnut Tree House:  A children’s hospice for East and West Sussex, Brighton and Hove and South East Hampshire and cares for 300 children and young adults from 0-19 years of age with progressive life-shortening conditions.



2018-2019 Charities 

Angelou-  Clock Tower Sanctuary- The Clock Tower Sanctuary is a drop-in service providing support to homeless young people (aged 16-25) in Brighton & Hove. Total by end of school year £695.15

Russell-  Village School Improvement Project  (Vsip- Zambia) Total by end of school year £2085.52

Turing- Time to Talk Befriending- Who work with vulnerable older people aged 65+ who experience chronic loneliness and social isolation. We are motivated by our belief that older people should be honoured and respected. We continue to work collaboratively with individuals and organisations from different backgrounds, faiths and beliefs to tackle the serious issue of loneliness head on. Total by end of school year £2111.45

Ellis- Martlets hospice Total by end of school year £1748.07