100_2504Copthorne School’s donation for vulnerable young familiesLocal family support charity Home-Start Crawley, Horsham and Mid-Sussex (CHAMS) were delighted to be presented with a cheque from the Parent Committee of Copthorne Preparatory School this week.Sandra Nathaniel, Head of the Parent Committee at the school, visited the charity’s office in Crawley to present the cheque, together with school mum Nicola Findlay, who also volunteers for the charity.“It was a pleasure to visit Home-Start and find out more about the work they do with vulnerable local families”, explained Sandra. “They do such great work, and their volunteers are such an inspiration. We are keen to help them and to raise awareness of what they do and I look forward to working with them in the future too.”The £1,000 donation was made by the Copthorne Prep School’s Parent Committee from money raised by their own fundraising activities. “We are so grateful for this generous donation,” said Home-Start’s Fundraising Manager, Jacquie Thomas. “It will allow us to offer support to more local young families and help ensure their children are getting the best possible start in life.”For more information about Home-Start CHAMS and their work, please visit www.homestartchams.org.uk, or call Jacquie on 01293 416327