20th January Doorway was presented with a cheque for £2,500
at Chippenham Town Football Club,
Hooper at half time on the pitch at the Chippenham v Hitchin
money is from the Football Association, since Chippenham were
in the first round proper of the FA Cup and was part of their
share of the Charity Shield.
FA Community Shield is the traditional curtain-raiser to the
domestic season between the League and FA Cup Champions. The
funds available for distribution include the general admission
ticket income net of match expenses and all profits from the
sale of the match day programme.
section of the fund is distributed between each of the 124
clubs that participated from the First Round Proper of The
FA Cup last season. Each club is asked to nominate a local
charity or community based initiative to receive its share
of the fund.
Town Football Club chose Doorway and Gateway as their local
charities and each received a cheque for £2,500
would like to thank everyone on the board at Chippenham Town
Football Club and Gary Lawrence at the Gazette and Herald
added 24th January 2007