Pelsall organisations and local charities have benefited from profits from July’s carnival.
The carnival committee distributes profits every year. For the 2011 event, it gave a total of £3,800 to the following groups:
£300 each to: The Midland Air Ambulance; Friends of Bryntisilio.
£250 each to: Acorns; Pelsall Physically Handicapped Association; Ryders Hayes Community School.
£200 each to: Pelsall Kidney Machine and Research Fund; St Giles Walsall Hospice; 425 Squadron Welfare Fund (ATC); Army Cadet Force (A Company); Pelsall Evangelical Church Toddler Group.
£150 each to: Children’s Cancer and Leukaemia Group; Walsall Manor Hospital Children’s paediatric ward; Walsall Animal Care.
£100 each to: Walsall Manor Hospital stroke ward; Pelsall Music Society; St Michael’s CE School; Pelsall Village School; 1st Pelsall Scout Group; 2nd Pelsall; 3rd Pelsall Scout Group; Walsall Sea Cadets (TS Vanguard); Pelsall Over 60s Club; The Walsall Mayoral Appeal 2011/2012.