The Jane Edwards Library - Additional Fundraising

Project by South Wirral High School in Eastham, England, United Kingdom

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Raise funds to to renovate and relaunch the school library - providing a warm and welcoming space, in memory of our former Librarian, Jane

by South Wirral High School in Eastham, England, United Kingdom

Please Note - This is an additional fundraising page, launched at the request of members of the community who missed the opportunity to donate in the first round of the project (See https://www.rocketfund.org/the-jane-edwards-library). Any funds raised will go towards the £1775 raised previously.

In early 2020, the much-loved librarian of South Wirral High School, Jane Edwards, passed away. In Jane's memory, we want to renovate and relaunch the school library - providing a warm and welcoming space. A fitting legacy for a woman who always found time for every student.

We want to create a space that can help promote literacy across the school, promote a love of reading, and become an area used not just in lessons, but also as a social area through the day. This will include a more diverse range of books including those from BAME authors, an LGBTQ+ section and local history. We would also create a university-style research area with upgraded ICT facilities and one-to-one student guidance.

The project will be in collaboration with a student 'literacy leaders' group, with faculty representatives who can take the project in the direction the students want, making a sustainable future for the library.

Rewards

This project offers rewards in return for your donation.

£10 or more

£10 Reward - Supporters Wall

Your name will appear on a 'Supporters Wall' in the Library.

£20 or more

£20 Reward - Book Dedication

Your name (or the name of a loved one) will be displayed on a sticker in a book in the library, and on the 'Supporters Wall'

£50 or more

£50 Reward - Personal Bookmark

Have your name displayed in a book, the 'Supporters Wall' and a personalised bookmark keepsake.

£100 or more

£100 Reward - Corporate Sponsorship

Your business will receive a 10cm x 20cm space on our Supporters Wall for your logo to be placed. Please email us upon donation for further information: hello@southwirral.wirral.sch.uk

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