Charity Fundraising

“Grantham Foodbank” – October 2016 The children and staff took part in the Harvest Festival challenge and donated items to the Grantham Foodbank.

“Jeans for Genes 2016” Children and Staff gave a £1 to wear their jeans to school and they raised £115.00.

“Grantham Passage Day Centres” – December 2015 £106 was raised to support the Grantham Passage Day Centres for the homeless & vulnerably housed in Grantham.

“St. Barnabas” Lincolnshire Hospice – December 2015 By taking part in the Carol Singing Service at the George Centre, the Grantham Prep. School raised £113.32.  The overall total from all the schools taking part was a fantastic £541.02.  St. Barnabas, Grantham help families living with a life limiting illness throughout Lincolnshire.

“Jeans for Genes 2015” Children and Staff gave a £1 to wear their jeans to school and they raised £117.42.

“Grantham Passage Day Centres” £144 was raised to support the Grantham Passage Day Centres for the homeless & vulnerably housed in Grantham.

“Red Nose Day 2015” £46.50 was raised to help get children across Africa into school and learning.

“St. Barnabas” Lincolnshire Hospice By taking part in the Carol Singing Service at the George Centre, the Grantham Prep. School raised £80.18.  The overall total from all the schools taking part was a fantastic £400.41.  St. Barnabas, Grantham help families living with a life limiting illness throughout Lincolnshire.

“Scotty’s Little Soldiers” We raised £393.75 for the charity which supports children of fallen heroes.

“Samaritan’s Purse”  Each year our children take part in the Shoe Box appeal.

“Jeans for Genes” On Friday 19th September 2014 staff and pupils wore their jeans to school and donated a £1 to do so, we raised £102.20 for this worthwhile cause.

“St. Wulfram’s Spire Appeal”

2nd June 2014 – The Grantham Preparatory School raised £194.06

6th January 2014 – The Grantham Preparatory School raised £151.59
As part of our fundraising efforts this year for St. Wulfram’s Church, Grantham SOS Appeal, our school choir held a rehearsal in the beautiful surroundings of St. Wulframs Church.  The children raised £200.00 for this very worthwhile appeal.

“NSPCC”   “It is with great pleasure that I write to thank you for supporting the NSPCC’s work to create a safer future for children.  Through the efforts of you all – children, families, friends and staff you have raised an incredible £3,176.10

“Jeans for Genes” September 2013 – The Grantham Preparatory School raised £127.30
“Children in Need” – 16th November 2012
Class 6 organised a Bring & Buy sale to raise funds for Children in Need.  They came to school in their pyjamas and dressing gowns and sold cakes, books, toys to the children.  They raised £286.15 which is a fantastic achievement, well done Class 6.
“Jeans for Genes” – 5th October 2012
Thank you to all the children and staff at The Grantham Preparatory School who by wearing their jeans to school last Friday raised £125.50 for this very worthwhile cause.
“Rainbows”
£56.17 was raised by The Grantham Preparatory School for Rainbows, which is a hospice for children and young people.

“Help for Heroes”
£250.00 was raised by the pupils and parents of TGPS for Help for Heroes.

Children in Need – 20/01/2012
The Grantham Preparatory School raised £185.80 for Children in Need.

ChristChurch Finkin Street
Thank you to all the pupils and parents for the gifts donated at Christmas time.  The gifts were distributed to needy families through Grantham Salvation Army’s appeal.

St. Barnabas Lincolnshire Hospice – December 2011
Following a carol service held in the George Shopping Centre TGPS raised £341.43 for St. Barnabas.

Operation Christmas Child – November 2011
Samaritan Purse would like to give special thanks to TGPS for donating gift-filled shoe boxes to Operation Christmas Child given to children suffering through war, poverty, natural disaster and disease in fourteen countries in Eastern Europe and beyond.  63 boxes were collected.

Poppy Appeal – November 2012
Our school sold poppies for the November 2012 Poppy Appeal and raised £54.55.

“Jeans for Genes” – October 2012
On behalf of all the children and families in the UK affected by genetic disorders we would like to thank The Grantham Preparatory School for raising £100.00

“Help for Heroes” – September 2011
Thank you TGPS for raising £72.00 for Help for Heroes.

Comic Relief Day
Our children raised £80.40 by wearing silly socks on Friday 18th March 2011, our children decided that they would like to give the money they raised to Minami High School in Japan.  Our local girl’s grammar school, Kesteven & Grantham Girls School are very closely linked to the school in Japan and our children wanted to show their support.

World Book Day 2011
On Thursday 3rd March pupils and Teachers dressed up as favourite characters from their favourite books.  £69.20 was raised for the British Heart Foundation.

Swimarathon 2011
Thank you all very much for your tremendous support with our quest to raise money for the Grantham Rotary Swimarathon.  Our target figure for 2011 was £500, this target was trounced, £704.49 was our final fabulous total.  We are already training for next year’s whopping total of £750.00

“Children in Need” January 2011
Thank you for raising £163.69 for Children in Need.

Carol Singing at the George Centre, Grantham
Congratulations to all the children who sang in the George Centre just before Christmas, as a result of a lovely performance, £51.58 was raised for the “Brick in the Wall” appeal.

“Operation Christmas Child” 23/11/2010
20 boxes were collected for Samaritan’s Purse

“Children in Need” – November 2010
Congratulations to all the children who donated items and to all in Year 6 for organising the “Bring & Buy” stalls.  Well done!  You raised £163.69.

“Jeans for Genes” – October 2010
Thank you to all pupils and staff who wore jeans to school and raised £102.60

LIVES
£162.67 was raised at our School Summer Concert 2010 for LIVES (First Responder Group).

Swimarathon – The Rotary Club of Grantham Swimarathon 2010
Congratulations to Jacob, Katie, Georgina, Eleanor, Madeleine and Rose – “The TGPS Piranhas” who achieved a new record of 190 lengths and a fantastic total of £458.00 at the end of the Swimarathonat the Meres on Sunday 7th February 2010. A huge thankyou to all those who helped to motivate the team by donating so generously.

NSPCC
Congratulations to all those who took part in Buddy’s Big Workout and special thanks to all those parents, grandparents, family and friends who sponsored our children. You raised £2,360 for the NSPCC which is fantastic amount of money. Val Footit came to our assembly on Wednesday 3rd February 2010 and was extremely pleased to share the total with the whole school. Well done to everyone who took part.