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PSA & Fundraising

Company Matched Giving/Funding Schemes

PSA Second-hand Uniform

Mobile  Phones, Video Games, Second-hand Uniform, Books & Revision Guides

School Disco - Year 7 and 8

Facebook

Off-Road Driver Training 16+

WIN! WIN! WIN! WITH GLYN PSA

Easy fundraising – Internet Cashback Site

Glyn PSA is on eBay

Foreign coins and old coins and banknotes

PSA Business Sponsorships

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Company Matched Giving/Funding Schemes

Many companies offer their employees the chance to take part in a matched funding scheme. The company will provide additional funding to a good cause (usually on a £ for £ basis up to a maximum amount).  Generally the employee must have been involved in the fundraising event as a volunteer.

For example, a parent, who works for a company that offers matched giving, volunteers to work on the refreshment stall at the PSA fayre. The profit made by the stall is £250.  The parent’s employer will then match this amount with a further £250 (assuming they offer a £ for £ match).The amount offered will vary depending on the organisation and conditions may apply.The PSA is a registered Charity.  If we were able to double some of our fundraising it would really make a difference.

Throughout the year we sell refreshments at various events, school discos, Christmas Fayre & Priest Hill.  W also have the disco ticket sales and various stalls at Christmas.

If you require further information or work for a company that offers matched giving, please get in touch GlynPSA@Outlook.com.


PSA Second-hand Uniform

We offer a range of second-hand uniform and PE kit.    Stock is continuously changing so please contact us for our up to date stock list.

You can contact us by emailing GlynPSA@outlook.com or via our Facebook page  https://www.facebook.com/groups/GlynSchoolPSA/.

Collection is in Stoneleigh by arrangement and smaller items can be delivered to Glyn Student Reception.

Current available stock:

  • Glyn Reversible Showerproof Coat Jacket
  • Glyn Blue Blazers
  • Sixth form Black Blazers
  • Sixth form Girls Black Blazer
  • Glyn Reversible Rugby Sweater
  • Glyn badminton shirt
  • Glyn tracksuit tops 
  • Glyn tracksuit bottoms
  • Glyn tracksuit tops & tracksuit bottoms can be purchased together at a special discount rate
  • Girls black skirt
  • Lab coat
  • Craft Apron
  • PE House vest
  • Ties & 6th Form ties

All monies raised through the sale of second-hand uniform will be used to provide funding for extra resources at Glyn School.


Mobile  Phones, Video Games, Second-hand Uniform, Books & Revision Guides

Not only are we looking for donations of second-hand uniform & revision books we thought we would branch out a little. If you have any old mobile phones, video games or consoles that you no longer use please consider donating them to the PSA.

If you would like to donate any items that you no longer require the PSA would be very grateful to receive them. Any donated uniform items will be made available to buy and could make a real difference to other parents and carers. All monies raised through the sale of second hand items will be used to provide funding for extra resources at Glyn School.

Your support of the PSA is very much appreciated. Please hand your donations into Student Reception.

If you require any second hand uniform please either email us  GlynPSA®outlook.com  or message I post on our Facebook page.


School Disco - Year 7 and 8
 

The dates for the School Disco's for Year 7 and 8 students from September 2016 are below:
Friday 30 September 2016
Friday 2 December 2016
Friday 27 January 2017
Friday 24 March 2017
Friday 19 May 2017

The timings of the discos are 7.30pm - 9.00pm.  Further details will be available nearer the time.


Facebook

The PSA Facebook page is the easiest place to see what's happening with the PSA. Events,  second  hand uniform and revision books are all listed.

https:/ /www.facebook.com/groups/GlynSchoolPSA

We also have Facebook sites for Year 7 and Sixth Form.   

https://www.facebook.com/groups/GlynPSA2016Year7/

https://www.facebook.com/groups/GlynSixthFormParents/

If you are unable to locate these groups please email us and we will send you the link.


Off-Road Driver Training 16+


The PSA are very lucky to have been donated vouchers for RoadCraft Off-Road Driver Training held at Mole Business Park in Leatherhead on Sundays. This provides a course of junctions and road layout in a safe environment.

These vouchers give 16 year olds the opportunity to start their driving practice before their 17th birthday. Training starts approximately a month before their 17th birthday. They don't even need to hold their provisional licence. The vouchers are only £59 and provide 3 hours off-road training.

RoadCraft has been established for over 15 years, helping to qualify over 50 instructors and 1,000's of students with an ethos of teaching to a higher standard and safe driving for life, not just to pass the test.

Their unique off-road course teaches pupils to handle the car confidently and to be prepared to start a safe and complete driving experience.   Having the off-road course considerably reduces the number of hours needed for on-road lessons.

If you enrol with Roadcraft you will receive an additional free on-road lesson when the student is 17.

They also have both male and female instructors. Other driving schools are charging £40 per hour for this off-road driving. These vouchers make ideal presents and they are now available to any friends or family, as well as Glyn students. Please email GlynPSA@Outlook.com for more information.


WIN! WIN! WIN! WITH GLYN PSA

WIN!! That is what can happen when you join the GLYN PSA 200 CLUB. Every £1 you give goes towards both prizes (18 prizes per term, top prize can exceed £200) and purchases used for the benefit the students at Glyn School.

Over the years that the 200 club has been in existence, more than £70,000 has been raised to purchase items for every area of school life.

To participate  you just buy one or more numbers in the monthly draw, at £12 per number per year, there is no limit  to the number of entries you can purchase. (Also the draw is open to anyone over the age of 16 and so please encourage friends and relatives to join).

Ideally, payment is annually by standing order or you may pay by cheque, £12 per number annually, payable to Glyn School PSA 200 club.

The form is available in the downloads at the bottom of this page, alternatively  email the PSA GlynPSA@Outlook.com for a form or further information.


Easy fundraising – Internet Cashback Site

We have raised over £680 so far with Easy fundraising and that's  only with 116 registered supporters. Thank you! Easy fundraising works in a similar way too many other loyalty shopping sites, but instead of earning points when you shop you raise a donation for Glyn instead. It's as simple as that! http:I/www.easyfundraising.org.uk/causes/glynpsa

Please register and help us raise more money by just doing your usual shopping.

If you shop online the PSA will get a percentage of everything you buy at no cost to you at all, as long as when you register you choose to help the 'Glyn School PSA' to raise funds. There are thousands of retailers who take part including Expedia, Thomas Cook, Lastminute.com, Amazon, Asda, Argos and Tesco. The donation money is then paid directly into our bank.


Glyn PSA is on eBay

eBay for Charity is an easy way for buyers and sellers on eBay.co.uk to support their favourite charities including Glyn SchoolPSA. Buyers can shop for items knowing they're supporting a good cause. Sellers, whether they're individuals or businesses, can donate a percentage from any sale to Glyn and add Gift Aid to their donations. In addition, all eBay for Charity items will qualify for a fee credit on basic insertion and final value fees equal to the percentage donated.

It is really easy to use, when listing an item go via 'Advanced Sell' on the eBay home page; the charity box is just below where you set your price. Just choose Glyn School PSA and the percentage you want to donate. 3 weeks after your item sells PayPal will collect the donation from you.

If you would like further information  please email the PSA at GlynPSA@Outlook.com


Foreign coins and old coins and banknotes 

We are asking for money you will not miss.

You can help without really having to put your hand in your pocket by simply sorting out any old foreign notes and coins left  over from holidays and business trips.

Any old British or Irish coins and notes can also help. Even old decimal coins or farthings, 1d pennies, three pence, six pence, shillings and crowns are welcome.

So seek out those old Spanish Pesetas, American Dollars, and German Marks etc., literally anything, even obsolete currency can help. Foreign coins and small banknotes cannot be exchanged at any British bank or Bureau de Change.

So please take a moment to donate these coins and banknotes and Cash4Coins will buy it all and turn it into a useful donation for Glyn.

Please return your donations to Student Reception.


PSA Business Sponsorships

Every year the PSA purchase items for the school such as author visits, software and specialist days. This year we are looking for some local companies to sponsor some of these events. Funds that the PSA have raised can then be used to purchase additionalitems. Do you work for a company that would be willing to help? We have never contacted local business before and are looking to forge some ongoing relationships. We have a couple of companies that have already shown an interest, but we need your help.

Please email the PSA if you think you may be able to help. We can forward a list of items the PSA has purchased for the school over the last few years to give you an idea of values. We will also publish all sponsorships within our newsletters and communications regularly to all parents.  GlynPSA@Outlook.com

 

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