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Charity of the Year

Lower Precinct Shopping Centre is one of Coventry’s leading shopping destinations, comprising over 25% of the city centre’s retail stores. Welcoming around 200,000 shoppers each week, Lower Precinct is home to brands including Next, H&M, New Look, River Island, The Entertainer, Pandora, F.Hinds, Clarks, Lush, O2, Caffe Nero and many more.

 

From 2021 to 2022, The Eamonn Fallon Goalkeeper Charity was the charity chosen by Lower Precinct shoppers.  Lower Precinct is looking for a new local charity partnership to run from 1st July 2022 until 30th June 2023. The chosen charity will be given the opportunity to fundraise at events in the shopping centre as well as being promoted via Lower Precinct’s website and social media channels. Lower Precinct retailers will also be encouraged to support our chosen charity should there be an opportunity to do so.

The charity partner for 2022/23 will be chosen by the public through an online vote, which will take place in May and June 2022. In order to be considered, charities must meet the following criteria: 

  • Be a not-for-profit charity 
  • Have a UK Registered Charity Number
  • be located in the CV postcode area, with activities benefiting the people of Coventry.
  • Have staff and/or volunteers able to attend regular events and fundraise
  • Have existing branding and marketing materials, for example, pop-up banners, information leaflets, branded collection buckets

The timings for the Lower Precinct Charity Partner 2022/23 search are as follows: 

  • 11 May-24 May – Initial call out for charities via social media channels.
  • 25 May-9 June – Charity research and shortlisting
  • 9 June-  Final shortlist of three announced 
  • 9 June-18 June – Public vote online at lowerprecinct.com
  • w/c 21 June  – Successful charity informed and initial meeting 
  • 28 June – Media announcement of new Lower Precinct Charity Partner

If this sounds like an opportunity your charity needs, please complete the form below and, should the charity meet all criteria, it will be considered for Lower Precinct’s Charity Partner 2022/23.

Charity of the Year Entry Form

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