Ongar in Bloom is an entirely voluntary body and it is self-funding. The major annual expenses are plants, compost and fertiliser for the railing troughs and other planters, insurance cover for the volunteers and entry fees for the Britain in Bloom competition.
Ongar in Bloom is looking for more help.
A SPONSORSHIP CO-ORDINATOR
To continue our good relationship with Ongar shops, businesses and organisations who last year supported our summer and winter planting.
A MEMBERSHIP SECRETARY
To keep the records up to date and send out reminders once a year.
A COMPETITION CO-ORDINATOR
To organise the Best Front Garden and other Competitions.
WEED & TIDY HELPERS
Planting the troughs and barrels, watering, weeding and generally making the town look great.
Email Janet if you can help.
Donating via the ONLINE Local Giving website allows Ongar in Bloom to claim back Gift Aid, making your donation more valuable.
Just £5 a year helps to buy flowers and plants
WRITE A CHEQUE
Send a cheque made payable to 'Ongar in Bloom' to:
Sheila Melvin OIB Friends Sec., 101, Longfields, Ongar, CM5 9DE 01277 362037
RHS Britain in Bloom is the UK's largest horticultural campaign
More than 1,600 cities, towns, villages and urban communities take part each year to show off their achievements in environmental responsibility, community participation and, of course, horticultural achievement.
Ongar in Bloom New rowan tree 2016 –
Ongar in Bloom for a greener, more beautiful town. Email us