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Grants 2010-11

Beneficiaries of RAFCT 2010-11 grants include:

RAF Brize Norton WO and SNCO's Mess Refurbishment £30,000
RAF Lyneham Scrummage Machine, Portable Goals and Floodlights £29,584
HQ Air Command Exercise Jurassic Shark £500
HQ2Gp Expedition to the North Pole (Equipment) £3,292
University of Birmingham Air Sqn Inflatable Mobile Accommodation £13,538
RAF Scampton Youth Exchange Programme USA £2,900

HQ Air Cadets 2 x AC Community Engagement Platforms £181,564

722 Sqn; Hants and IOW Wing; 2515 Sqn; 174 Sqn; 2443 Sqn; 351 Sqn

Adventurous Training and Sports Equipment £16,905
250 Sqn;
1096 (Bishop Stortford)
Box Trailer
Trailer and Mountain Bikes
HQ Air Cadets One year sponsorship of Air Cadet Magazine £10,000
HQ Air Cadets T-shirts for Air Cadets assisting at RIAT 2010 £5,000
NI Wing Travel to RIAT to assist 2010 £3,000
Various IACE visit to Ghana assistance for one Air Cadet
Cadet 150 - Lesotho Exped Assistance for 21 Air Cadets
World Challenge to Peru - Assistance for one Air Cadet




HQ Air Cadets Radio Ancilliaries £2,611
Lordsword School CCF Summer Camp £1,125
1731 (Isle of Lewis) IT Equipment £1,824
2416 (Newtown)
NI Wing
177 (Blackpool) Propulsion Laboratory £1,431
Ulysses Trust

1034 (Surbiton) - Swiss Alps
499 (Port Talbot) - Exped to Spain
177(Blackpool Apt) - Ghana Trip


1740 (Clydebank)
2527 (Lawnswood)
126 (City of Derby)
HQ Air Cadets
Clay Target Shooting Equipment
Air Rifles
Rifles & Equipment
Shooting Comms Equipment
AC Music Servces

Marching Band Recording
Music Stands & Folders
Music Stand Banners
Trumpet Banners
Concert Band Drum Kit
Brass Instruments
Band Refit


Other Beneficiaries PURPOSE AMOUNT
Flying Scholarship for the Disabled 2010 £10,000
RAF Museum Cosford Experiential Exhibits Refurbishment £29,197
Imagineering Foundation RIAT 2010 £11,362
Girls Venture Corps Flying Experience & National Aviation Camps
Transport to RIAT

Not all of the money raised through the activities of the Royal Air Force Charitable Trust Enterprises (RAFCTE) is gifted to the Trust. The RAFCTE's Board of Directors wish to create a firm financial footing to assure the company's long term future. For this reason, and with the support of the Royal Air Force Charitable Trust, a modest amount is retained each year to protect against unforeseen contingencies.

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