Grant thank yous in 2018

By |2019-09-13T15:23:01+01:00December 19th, 2018|Categories: Grants|Tags: , , , |

  VICTA offers grants towards the purchase of equipment to help make life more accessible and ensure everyone has the same opportunities. You can find all of our grant criteria information and details on how to apply on our grant pages. Here are some lovely thank you notes we received from recipients in 2018.   "Thank you [...]

VICTA Supports the RP Fighting Blindness London Families Day

By |2019-09-13T15:24:52+01:00November 13th, 2018|Categories: Grants|Tags: , , |

Written by RP Fighting Blindness A global community united An international community of families affected by one type of inherited sight loss came together in London on 15th September to share experiences, hear from experts and consider how to work together to drive research forward. We are hugely grateful to VICTA for your support of this event, [...]

VICTA supports the Childhood Eye Cancer Trust (CECT)

By |2019-09-13T10:14:11+01:00May 22nd, 2018|Categories: Grants, Stories|Tags: , , |

Thank you so much for your extremely generous grant of £875 awarded to the Childhood Eye Cancer Trust (CHECT) in August 2017 to fund the specialist multi-sports sessions at our 30th Anniversary Family Support Weekend in September 2017. CHECT’s 30th Anniversary Family Support Weekend took place from 15th-17th September 2017 at Newlands Park in Buckinghamshire. The [...]

Looking back over 30 years of VICTA

By |2019-09-13T15:28:47+01:00December 20th, 2017|Categories: Activities, Fundraising, Grants, Stories, Volunteering|Tags: , , |

This year VICTA celebrated 30 years of our charity. It has been the perfect time to reflect on everything that has been achieved and to look ahead to a positive future for the charity and those we support. Join us in a look back over our growth, there is an abundance of wonderful memories and milestones [...]

VICTA Supports Britain’s First Blind Cricket Team

By |2019-09-13T15:31:05+01:00November 27th, 2014|Categories: Grants|Tags: , , , |

VICTA recently awarded ‘The Change Foundation’ a grant which contributed to them being able to travel to Nepal for the first ever international female visually impaired cricket match. The Change Foundation (the new name for ‘Cricket for Change’) is a charity which aims to use cricket as the means to change the lives of disadvantaged and disabled young people. Four years ago their development [...]