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Another landmark reached – and now the DLAG is here to stay!

17 September 2020

In response to the Covid-19 crisis, a remarkable six months has included 1,500 volunteers from the Dons Local Action Group providing food, computers, and furniture for people in the community.

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‘Back to the Bread and Butter’ as Dons launch scheme close to Plough Lane

30 July 2020

Our AFC Wimbledon Foundation are aiming to replicate the success of an initiative that changed lives last year by expanding the ‘Active Womble Summer Programme’ this summer.

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Farewell to Laura after scaling the heights for the Dons!

22 July 2020

Following 14 weeks of hard work for the Dons Local Action Group, Laura Cook has bid farewell to the team - and scaled the 'baked beans tower' for the final time!

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Craig makes time in a crisis to help the Dons emerge as winners

21 July 2020

Despite having his hands full with managing a care home during the Coronavirus crisis, Craig Peacock has devoted his spare time to the Dons Local Action Group.

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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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