About Us

The object of the Charity is:

The promotion of community participation in healthy recreation for the benefit of the inhabitants of Swale and the surrounding areas, in particular, but not exclusively among children and young people, by providing grants to organisations that promote community participation in sports and dance.

Our People

Suzi Rawes

Chairperson, Founder, Trustee & Treasurer

Nick Mason

Vice Chairperson, Founder, Trustee and Head of Sub-Committee

Guy Mills


Jaynie Hollister


Paul Rawes

Secretary & Health & Safety Officer

Michelle Mason

Management Committee

Sarah Goodall

Management Committee

Andy Wigg

Health and Safety Officer

Terri Wheeler

Management Committee

Adam Wicketts

Management Committee

Doing the right thing,
at the right time.

5 year strategic plan 2018 - 2023


A world in which every child or young person will have the opportunity to progress their sporting or dancing talents


To inspire and encourage young sports people and dancers to fulfil their full potential


Accountability, Ambition, Collaboration, Creativity, Integrity, Excellence


• Increased awareness of STF in the local community

• Increase the funds raised by STF per annum

• Increase the redistribution of funds in the form of grants per annum

Strategic goals – how will we do it?

Increased awareness of STF in the local community

  • Distribution of increased number of charity collection boxes
  • Involvement of further events with schools, clubs, and the local councils
  • Charity awareness through partner engagement, publicity and social media

Increase the funds raised by STF per annum

  • Increase the number of events that the STF hosts year on year
  • Build relationships with organisations that assist charities with grants and funding
  • Source a patron or ambassador that will raise the profile of the charity

Increase the redistribution of funds per annum in the form of grants

  • Invest in our fundraising to ensure our resource match our ambitions
  • Identify additional organisations in the area that qualify for assistance
  • Invest in expertise and equipment so we are communicating effectively with everybody involved in the charity