Kisharon (Tuffkid Nursery, Western Avenue, NW11, is a British charity founded in 1976 and specialises in caring for and educating children and adults with profound learning disabilities. Typically many students may have one or more of the following : Asperger’s Syndrome, Down’s Syndrome, Autism and Cerebal Palsy.
Tuffkid Nursery is part of the Kisharon charity and following an appeal from them, the LTFUC were very pleased to help by donating an Easy Life Electric Changing Bench, value £3,000.
On Monday 17 September 2007 Kisharon’s Deputy Executive Director, Jacalyn Sank, was joined by the LTFUC’s Hon. Chairman, David Lessman, Hon. Treasurer, Gerry Dunn MBE and Press Officer, Raymond Levy, at a ceremony which saw the unveiling of a plaque to mark the occasion.
Jacalyn Sank commented “We would like to thank the London Taxidrivers’ Charity for Children for their wonderful donation. Their contribution will help our staff to continue to provide a high level of care within the community”. David Lessman, Hon. Chairman of the LTFUC, said “Kisharon provides an essential service and we are delighted to be able to contribute to the nursery and provide a much needed piece of equipment.”