The Pyncombe Educational Foundation assists pupils in the advancement of their education and otherwise promoting education of boys and girls in the beneficial area. The Foundation awards grants of £150 to help with purchase of books and equipment to any young person who lives in Oakford, or who has lived here within the last year, and is continuing with further education. The award is made in September and is given directly to the person concerned.
The fund was set up in 1998 through the amalgamation of several Oakford Village Charities. If you would like further information, or know of someone who would benefit please call the Treasurer, Dawn Williams on 01398 324035