Maidenhead Rowing Club's new adaptive boat had its first outing at Marlow Town Regatta recently. It was raced by Dan, one of the club's new adaptive rowers, and came in first place! The adaptive single boat named 'Rigel' was funded by a grant from the Peter Harrison Foundation
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A grant of £5,000 to the Watermill Foundation is helping to promote cycling for diasbled people in Nairnshire, North-East Scotland.
The Foundation has made a grant of £5,000 to the Belfast Community Sports Development Network to encourage teams playing in the girls self-development gaelic football league.
On 24 April 2018 our Trustees attended the opening ceremony of the new Harrison Centre at Reigate Grammar School. The RGS Harrison Centre is a wonderful new learning and community resource. It houses a new Sixth Form Centre complete with café and social facilities; a High Performance...
The Peter Harrison Foundation has made a grant of £75,000 over three years to the SportsAid Trust. Each year 25 young disabled sports stars of the future will receive a grant of £1,000 to help meet equipment and travel expenses. Wheelchair rugby player Faye West, one of the first recipients in 2017...
A grant from the Foundation for the charity Rhythmix has helped to bring live interactive music in the Royal Alexandra Children's Hospital in Brighton.
A grant to BOSP in Billericay has funded regular hydrotherapy sessions for children with complex special needs.
British Blind Sport has used a Foundation grant to pay for multi-sport 'have a go' days for young visually impaired people.
Youngsters on a short break in the Derbyshire countryside enjoy a kickabout in the 'sports barn' at CHICKS residential retreat near Ashbourne. The charity used a grant from the Foundation to refurbish the former farm building.
Young members of the Bulldogs Boxing Club in Port Talbot, South Wales, relax after a training session. The club introduces its members to a 'Five Pillars' programme of self-development and employability. A grant from the Foundation helped the club to extend its facilities for disabled members...