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Charity in vital cash plea
12:04pm Friday 11th January 2013 in News
A CHARITY for the elderly is desperately appealing for donations to stave off a financial crisis.
Age UK Colchester needs to raise £40,000 by March 31 if it is continue supporting older people as it does currently.
Annual running costs total £315,000 and although the charity receives some financial support from Colchester Council and other groups it has a deficit of £150,000 per year.
Read more about the charity's plight and the services it runs in Monday's Gazette.
- To donate to the charity write to Age UK Colchester, 6 George Street, Colchester, CO1 1TP, phone 01206 368420 or visit its website.