We've received a large number of applications / expressions of interest to be one of Cricket Derbyshire’s three official charity partners for 2014.
The applications / expressions of interest have been assessed against the following criteria:
Based on the above criteria the following charities have been selected:
An action plan from now until the end of the year is currently being finalised with each of the chosen charities.
A letter has been sent out to each of the unsuccessful charities thanking them for their application and inviting them to apply again for 2015.
Obviously staff, players, coaches, committee members and vice presidents of Cricket Derbyshire will continue to receive requests to support certain charities and fundraising events during the year.
As a result we need to adopt an official charity and fundraising policy to ensure that a consistent message is communicated by all. The policy will be based on a three tier grading system of Gold, Silver and Bronze and is detailed as follows:
This applies to the official Cricket Derbyshire charity partners only. A plan for the year will be agreed with the senior team of the charity.
Each plan will be based on the following:
This applies to requests for the support of charities or fundraising events from Cricket Derbyshire sponsors / partners both from the public and private sector. Each sponsor / partner must contribute more than £2,000 of value to Cricket Derbyshire.
Each request will be to be judged on the following criteria:
Cricket Derbyshire has the following options to donate based on the above criteria:
This applies to any school, club or charity based in Derbyshire (only) that requests support for a fundraising initiative / event.
Any charity that requests Gold Level support in terms of publicity / endorsement should be invited to apply to be one of Cricket Derbyshire’s official charities for 2015. This can be done by writing to Cricket Derbyshire detailing their request and demonstrating the work of the charity as well as their work in the Derbyshire Community. Letters of application should be sent to the following:
Director of Partnerships
The County Ground
⃰ Please note Cricket Derbyshire refers to both the Club and the Board
⃰ The term partner includes sponsors, advertising partners, affiliated clubs and individuals
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