On Tuesday 16th May Lexus Milton Keynes had the pleasure of attending the charity meal and auction at Woburn Golf Club in aid of Red Balloon. For the last 4 years Lexus Milton Keynes have supplied the 'hole in one' cars. This year a Lexus CT200h was offered as a prize for anyone lucky enough to obtain a hole-in-one at either the 6th or 12th holes on the Club’s famous Duke’s Course.Unfortunately no players managed to get a hole in one however the auction did raise over £20,000 for such a great charity. Lexus Milton Keynes own Alicia Hartle was lucky enough to be sat on the the table for dinner with 2 footballing legends - David Seaman and Lee Dixon. (Shown Below)
Red Balloon is the only charity in the UK which provides a short-term educational and therapeutic programmes to help young people who are so affected by severe bullying that they cannot go to school.16,000 children in the UK are so badly bullied that they cannot go to school. The aim of Red Balloon is to aid their recovery by providing them with an 'intensive care' full-time academic and personal and social education programme so that they can return to mainstream school or go on to college.