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Former British number one swaps court duties for hard graft with the Dons

9 July 2020

There was no stopping Clare Wood in her charge to be number one as a tennis professional, but this summer has involved a lot more than delivering an ace or two!

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‘Tour De South London’ offers inspiration to players along the way

8 July 2020

Twenty one stops and over 50 miles offered a unique summer challenge for six of our players, but proving their fitness was far from the number one priority.

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Wimbledon teacher earns top marks by putting club rivalries aside!

6 July 2020

Wimbledon College teacher David Doran has shown plenty of initiative away from the classroom in recent months!

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Newcastle fan answers the SOS call by making a big difference in Wandsworth

25 June 2020

Newcastle supporter Kevin McArthur was quick to accept the challenge of turning the Dons Local Action Group’s Wandsworth hub into a ‘well-oiled machine” – and family members were among his first...

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From Old Ruts to The Oval: Cricket star on delivering the goods in blue!

24 June 2020

Ryan Patel earned headlines at the age of just 20 when he claimed six wickets in 11 balls and the Surrey all-rounder has certainly hit the mark in a completely different challenge this summer!

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Xavier signals a new dawn for vital project after hitting 20,000 milestone

23 June 2020

As the nation adapts to further easing of lockdown, life at The Dons Local Action Group remains as hectic as ever.

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400 and counting as Dom’s team continue to change lives

15 June 2020

Dom Kelly and his tireless team have passed a significant milestone by delivering 400 computer devices to help children with home learning at a difficult time.

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Tireless teenager Morgen gets on his bike to answer the call

9 June 2020

Eighteen-year-old Morgen Brits has been providing a speedy response to requests from his fellow Dons Local Action Group volunteers - by getting on his bike!

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Sew for the Dons!

3 June 2020

Our Retail Manager Mat Haylock has come up with a great idea to raise more funds for the Dons Local Action Group - by inviting supporters to use their sewing skills!

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1,000 and counting for a squad that keeps on delivering

1 June 2020

A total of 1,000 volunteers have now been enlisted for a community project that keeps on delivering – and finding new ways to help vulnerable people.

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“I’ve never been prouder to be a Womble”

26 May 2020

A regular volunteer on AFC Wimbledon match days, Georgia Brickell is now making a vital contribution to the Dons Local Action Group.

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Head boy Videl earns top marks away from the classroom!

19 May 2020

Fourteen-year-old Videl Amartey swapped the classroom for shifts as a volunteer with the Dons Local Action Group – and he has certainly proved his worth at the Old Ruts collection hub!

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