First sponsors announced for No Child Left Behind awards

Published on 23rd October 2019

A young child having her face painted at an event

The No Child Left Behind partnership group is pleased to announce that Elliot Oliver estate agency, Cheltenham Bid and The Cheltenham Trust are sponsoring the NCLB awards.

The awards, on Thursday 30 January 2020, will showcase and celebrate projects, groups, services, events, activities or organisations that are making a real difference to young people’s lives in Cheltenham

Cllr Flo Clucas cabinet member for healthy lifestyles at Cheltenham Borough Council, said: “This is fantastic news! Our partners are vital to the success of NCLB and we thank them for their generosity.

“We’d like to thank our partner, Cheltenham Trust for giving us the use of the iconic town hall for the first No Child Left Behind Awards evening. We are delighted that both Cheltenham Bid and estate agency Elliot Oliver will be supporting and celebrating the great projects that are around the borough that help young people and children. We encourage any group or project that wants to highlight their great work to apply and join us in what promises to be a fun celebratory evening.’’

Oliver Bishop, managing director of Elliot Oliver, said: “As a local sales and lettings agency, Elliot Oliver are very proud to be part of the NCLB campaign and awards. We have a strong focus on family and are delighted to celebrate the work of the companies and individuals who help under privileged children and young people who are the future of our town.”

Kevan Blackadder, managing director for Cheltenham Business Improvement District (BID), said: “Cheltenham BID has been a keen supporter of the No Child Left Behind campaign from the start. It’s important to the town and to our businesses that we support young people of all backgrounds to enable them to reach their full potential.”

To nominate  and shine a light on those that have made a difference to children and young people in Cheltenham throughout the year, especially those living in poverty or facing other disadvantages visit www.cheltenham.gov.uk/nclbawards  

To find out more about sponsorship opportunities and packages available please contact nochildleftbehind@cheltenham.gov.uk


For media enquiries contact: communications email communications@cheltenham.gov.uk, telephone 01242 264332.