Joining hands with our community
To continue the legacy and philanthropy of Brian Potter MBE.
Worthy causes and acts of kindness that make a positive impact within our wider Potters community.
As well as donations of product and ongoing fundraising efforts, the team at Potters Resort will support causes by giving time and knowledge.
Celia Potter enjoys volunteering every week as a qualified coach for The Riding for the Disabled Association (RDA) and, with your support, the Foundation is pleased to be able to assist the association further this year by donating the cost of a pony. We caught up with Celia, who’s clearly passionate about how the RDA
Spectators attending the Just 2020 World Indoor Bowls Championships at Potters Resort raised £1,966.57 for the Great Yarmouth and Gorleston Lifeboat Station, as part of a fun annual competition to guess the colour of the jacket worn by Judy Potter at the Open Singles Final. Judy is known for her beautiful collection of jackets and
A gruelling 83 mile charity walk around the Norfolk coast by volunteer paramedics, doctors, nurses and community first responders has raised enough money to buy seven pieces of equipment to administer on extremely ill people with breathing conditions. Nine ladies who volunteer for Norfolk Accident Rescue Service (NARS) walked 83 miles from Hunstanton to Potters
Our team of happy (and not-so-naughty) elves have been busy in the last few days visiting some amazing local causes in the community. Armed with hampers and lots of ‘Boo’ Teddy Bears, we’ve visited the teams at Nelson’s Journey, Great Yarmouth & Gorleston’s Lifeboat Crew, Norfolk Accident & Rescue Service (NARS), Topcats, the Louise Hamilton
A charity performance of Potters Theatre Company’s 2019 Christmas Spectacular on Saturday 14th December 2019 at Potters Resort raised £11,234.42 for the Potters Friends Foundation. The sold out show was seen by over 700 people, with all proceeds from ticket sales of the family-friendly show going to the community interest company to distribute to worthy
Iris Pratt and her son Geoff once again organised and ran a raffle on their recent Potters festive break and raised £1,059 for the Potters Friends Foundation. This time treats on offer included knitted dolls, soft toys, bath and beauty treats, chocolates and more. As always, Iris buys all the gifts and Geof wraps them.
Norfolk Accident Rescue Service (NARS), who provide expert medical help at life-threatening medical emergencies to support the East of England Ambulance Service Trust, is ready to save lives this winter after a donation from Potters Friends Foundation enabled the charity to get a “winter friendly” 4×4 first responder vehicle. The first responder car will help
A Housekeeping Recognition Day was held in October at Potters Resort and raised an incredible £803.52 for the Potters Friends Foundation. The housekeeping team held a cake sale, with a range of tempting homemade treats on sale, as well as a bric-a-brac sale, a ‘guess the soaps in the jar’ competition and raffle. The busy
We love a celebration and on Tuesday 29th October 2019, our very own Judy Potter presented 100-year-old guest Emlyn Jones with a cheque for £1,000 for the Royal British Legion on behalf of the Potters Friends Foundation. Emlyn Jones, known as ‘Len’, turned 100 last week and has been celebrating his birthday with 23 of