Fundraising

5 Oct 2017

WSJ2019: Tegan has set up a Facebook page to track her 24th World Scout Jamboree journey. You can follow her fundraising and preparation over the next 2 years.
https://www.facebook.com/Tegan.WSJ.2019/

Her speedy start has already gained her the Scout Fundraising Activity Badge – well done Tegan!

12 May 2017

The Scout Group will be supporting the Liss Village Day at Newman Collard playing field 12 – 4.30pm on Saturday May 20th, the Greatham Festival 3.30pm – 9pm Saturday 1st July and the Liss Forest Fun Day 2 – 5pm Monday 28 August.
Beavers, Cubs, Scouts, Explorers and parents, please visit the Fundraising section of the website to sign up for as many sessions as you can to lend a hand with setting up, cooking, serving and clearing away.

16 Aug 2016

Liss Forest Fun Day takes place on Bank Holiday Monday 29 August, 2pm – 5pm at Liss Forest recreation ground.   There will be lots of stalls, and fun and games for all the family.
The Scout Group has been invited to provide the barbecue, which should be a good fundraising opportunity for us.  Beavers, Cubs, Scouts, Explorers and parents please sign up for a slot or two to help with setting up, cooking, serving and clearing away, so we can support the Fun Day organisers making the event a success.  The sign …

8 Jun 2014

Scouts, Cubs and Beavers a long with some brave parents looked like they had been dragged through a ditch backwards on Saturday morning.
After sleeping out on on the West Liss Playing field overnight the group embarked on the community week project of clearing the ditch along the north side of the playing field. Despite the torrential rain the job was completed in just under 3 hours.

6 Oct 2013

Fantastic news about the 23rd World Scout Jamboree!  Marcus and Ollie have passed a grueling selection test at County level and have been selected to go to Kirara-hama, Yamaguchi City, Yamaguchi Prefecture, Japan.  To give you an idea of how difficult this was there were over 15 candidates at District level.  With this in mind to have two from 1st Liss Scouts selected is a fantastic achievement.  They will now form part of a much bigger UK contingent.
Although they will have moved on to Explorers at the time of the …

3 Jun 2012

The last weekend in May was the Liss May Fayre.
Many thanks to the parents and supporters for your help with setting up, serving and packing away at the barbecue – and please pass on my thanks to your beavers, cubs and scouts for their excellent work too. The takings from the day will go towards much needs new equipment for the Group and we already have our eyes on some new tents and ropes.
While the burger flippers were flipping burgers, Lee and the scouts built a demonstration pioneering project.
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19 Dec 2011

A big thank you to the customers, staff and managers at Waitrose in Petersfield  who were so generous in giving donations and helping the group raise much needed funds towards the new Scout Hall  in Liss.
On 18 December Beavers, Cubs, Scouts, Parents and Leaders, contributed their time to the bag packing at Waitrose with some of the Scouts doing additional shifts so we could cover as many tills as possible. There were no reports of broken eggs of squashed fruit.
All the the leaders received complements about how smart everyone was and that …

3 Nov 2011

 

Great news – Easy Fundraising has just sent the group a cheque for £29.86. It’s the funds raised by supporters shopping and searching between July and September.
At the moment we only have 10 supporters so please visit our home page on easyfundraising (https://www.easyfundraising.org.uk/causes/1stlisssg/) and sign up.
They’ve been working on two excithttp://www.easyfundraising.org.uk/causes/1stlisssg/ing new fundraising tools to help you raise even more:
Donation Reminder – when you shop online, Donation Reminder automatically alerts you if a donation is available from the retailer and reminds you to login to easyfundraising. It’s the perfect way to make sure that 1st Liss Scout Group never misses out on a valuable donation. Get …

18 Sep 2011

This weekend was a valuable weekend of fundraising with 2 of the groups tents out on loan for an event in Hawkley.
With a team of willing parents we managed to get both of the marquees up in 90 minutes on Thursday evening, just in time to watch the sun set and on Sunday both tents were down and the site was cleared in less than an hour.
The Sunday team is pictured below, we also had help from a friendly Norwegian who was visiting. Sorry, I forgot to take a picture of …

9 Aug 2011

Never miss an opportunity to raise funds for the group when you shop online at no cost to yourself.
Easyfundraising now has a toolbar for Internet Explorer and FireFox that lets you know if you are shopping on a site where you could be raising money.
Details of the toolbar are on the Easyfundrasing site.
If you havn’t registered yet, visit our Fund Raising page to register with the site. After that it is all easy. Many of the 2500 retailers one the site also offer valuable discounts.
Don’t forget to let your family …