Earlier this month, HRH The Prince of Wales kindly hosted a Reception at Buckingham Palace to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the Garfield Weston Foundation. Local Bournemouth based charity; The Crumbs Project was amongst 150 charities, which attended the event.
The foundation supports a wide range of charities across the country, from national institutions to small local community organisations like The Crumbs Project. Based at its training facility in Bournemouth, Crumbs provides practical training for adults with learning disabilities, mental health issues and stabilized addictions, supporting trainees into employment.
Crumbs Trustee, Jon Rook and Operations Manager, Leanne Miller joined 300 guests at the Ball Room in Buckingham Palace. Charitable representatives enjoyed a royal reception and the opportunity to meet Prince Charles.
Commenting on the occasion, Crumbs Operations Manager, Leanne Miller said, “The Garfield Weston Foundation has supported Crumbs for many years, providing valuable funding for staff and equipment. It has been a privilege to attend this celebration at this truly magnificent setting.”