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Gloucestershire Disability Fund are looking for a part time Grants Administrator. Are you interested in helping the Trustees of our charity promote the well-being of people with disabilities? If so, this may be the job for you. Based at our office in Barnwood Gloucester working two mornings a week. For further information and how to apply email us at info@glosdisabilityfund.org.uk  Closing date for receipt of applications is 20th October 2017.

Gloucestershire Disability Fund are pleased to support the Chamwell Centre Appeal. The Trustee’s have given their support to the project by pledging a grant of £245,000 towards the £3.5 million appeal. Michael Miles, Chairman of GDF said” We were inspired by the ambition and the commitment of the Chamwell Centre Charity trustees. This grant is the largest our charity has ever committed itself to and we will  be drawing on our reserves to make this possible so it will not affect our normal grant giving.”

Helen Mackinnon, Trustee and Chair of Fundraising for the Chamwell Centre appeal , said ” We are thrilled to receive this extremely generous pledge from the Gloucestershire Disability Fund. This means we have now reached £1million in donations and pledges”

Congratulations to Andy Lewis on being awarded an MBE in the New Year’s Honours List.

Congratulations to Andy Lewis  who achieved his goal of winning the Gold Medal at the 2016 Rio Paralympics in the Triathlon.

Congratulations also go to Piers Gilliver who took the Silver medal in his category at the Paralympic games in Rio in the wheelchair fencing competition.

Andy and Piers have both received grants from the Your Future fund.

“Thanks to your support I was able to attend the World Cup in Warsaw and I am thrilled to tell you that I won Gold in the Men’s Cat A Epee event. It was a fantastic moment and I felt so proud to win gold for Team GB”.  Piers Gilliver