2020 CHARITIES &
EACH YEAR THE COWES PICNIC IN THE PARK
COMMITTEE CHOOSE SEVERAL LOCAL CHARITIES OR GOOD CAUSES TO SUPPORT, WHEREBY MONEY RAISED AT THE EVENT FROM COMPETITION ENTRIES, STALL HOLDER FEES, RAFFLES AND THE BBQ GETS DIVIDED BETWEEN THEM.
THIS YEAR MONEY RAISED ON THE DAY WILL BE DONATED TO:
The Andrew Cassell Foundation based in Cowes supports individuals with physical disabilities, mental health conditions or long term illness to take part in yacht racing and cruising, encourages the integration of sailors with disabilities alongside able bodied sailors.
The Isle of Wight Food Bank based in Cowes, aims to help those struggling with food poverty and short term crisis on the Isle of Wight. In 2019 the Isle of Wight Food Bank fed and supported 5078 local people.