RSB Celebrates £2,500 gift from the Patron’s Fund

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The Royal School for the Blind is celebrating after receiving a £2,500 gift from The Patron’s Fund, the charitable fund set up to acknowledge the work of the charitable organisations for which Her Majesty, The Queen acts as a Patron, on the occasion of her 90th birthday.

Around £750,000 is available to distribute between nearly 300 charities and other organisations in the UK and the Commonwealth. The Fund received generous donations from a range of supporters; including individual donors, businesses, schools, community groups and the proceeds from The Patron’s Lunch, the event on the Mall last June.

Sir Stuart Etherington, Chair of The Board of Trustees for The Patron’s Fund, said:

‘The Patron’s Fund is very pleased to be able to support The Royal School for the Blind Liverpool with its valuable work. The Royal School for the Blind Liverpool is among hundreds of organisations for which The Queen acts as a Patron, which between them make a difference to causes and communities in the UK and throughout the Commonwealth.’

The School is using the charitable gift towards fencing for our playground areas. *See Header Picture !)

For further information on The Patron’s Fund (Registered Charity No. 1164171), email or visit

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