good causes in Burnham area receive cash boost from Asda
good causes in the Burnham-On-Sea area have this week benefited
from a fundraising scheme at Asda's Highbridge store.
supermarket is encouraging customers to vote for their favorite
groups by dropping tokens into collecting boxes - and those that
attract the most receive a cash donation.
Mental Health Library received the most tokens during the scheme's
first month and its represebtative is pictured receiving
a £100 donation from the store's Community
Life Champion, Kim Blyth.
Burnham United Football and Sedgmoor Play Day also received £25
each for taking part in the vote. All three groups were very grateful
for the opportunity.
Kim told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "Asda strives to support the
local community around each store and get the whole community
involved. This allows many different causes the chance to not
only raise funds, but also generate awareness."
To propose a local group or charity, pick up a nomination form
which can be found on the community board in the foyer of the