Local charity Active Cheshire secures national funding for 3 years | Knutsford Times

Local charity Active Cheshire secures national funding for 3 years

By on February 4, 2018

Sport and physical activity charity Active Cheshire’s work has been recognised as outstanding, resulting in additional three year funding from Sport England.

The charity has also recruited a number of senior members from a varied background to their board including Martin Pearson as new Vice Chair for People/Performance,  Susan Sellars DL as Senior Independent Director, Carol Clarke in development and Dr. Dan Bunstone, Chair of Warrington Clinical Commissioning Group.

The newly recruited board members come from a wide range of backgrounds, including business, health and strategic planning sectors.

Active Cheshire Board Chair, Paul Hancock said “We are delighted to have attracted such a diverse and talented range of trustees. Boasting a wealth of experience across variety of sectors, their unique perspectives and experience will help Active Cheshire to make big strides towards tackling in-activity in the region”.

If you would like to find out more or support Active Cheshire in their mission of tackling inactivity visit www.activecheshire.org

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