Pitch In

£60,000 Raised So Far!

As we are entering the final phase of our 3G and Sports Pavilion fundraising campaign, the excitement is building! The Howell’s community has fully embraced this fundraising initiative for which we are extremely grateful. From March 2017 we need your continued support to keep the momentum going in order for our target to be reached.

Please contact vanessa.yilmaz@how.gdst.net for naming opportunities. 

Our Exciting Ambition

We are determined to improve the sporting offer for our students. Our current facilities are inadequate and this is something we are determined to rectify. Our goal is to increase significantly sporting opportunities for children and young people. To achieve this, we will be:

  • Installing a new all-weather 3G Astroturf – the best in the area!

  • Making significant improvements to our grass playing fields

  • Building a sports pavilion which will include state of the art changing facilities, showers and a meeting room for up to 70 people.

 The new facilities will have a significant impact on the provision of Sport at Howell’s. It will enable us to increase the number of sports on offer, increase the number of fixtures and help us to better nurture sporting talent. 

Ceri Crawford, Director of Sport

To see the plans click here.

How you can help?

We are raising £175,000 towards the project:

There are many ways in which you can help. These include:

Pitch In is a trademarked fundraising concept to raise funds in an exciting and innovative way, while at the same time bringing the Howell’s community together.  You are invited to Pitch In, in any way that you can!

  • Trading products or services with all or a percentage of the proceeds going to the fund

  • Arranging or attending fundraising events.

  • Taking part in online auction bids

  • Promoting properties to let

Thank You

We are enormously grateful to everyone who has already pitched in with fantastic ideas including:

  • Providing DIY and gardening services

  • Offering sailing activities in Cardiff Bay Yacht Club

  • Donating various auction prizes

  • Providing a fitness boot camp for staff and parents

  • Offering a flat rental in central London

  • Monies raised from Car Boot sales

  • Cycle rides

  • Golf days

  • Donations from the Parents’ Association

  • Donations from alumni/Hywelians 

  • Donations from Governors.


If you have any ideas of how to raise funds for our campaign, please contact Vanessa Yilmaz (vanessa.yilmaz@how.gdst.net , 029 20261839) or Hannah Roberts (hannah.roberts@how.gdst.net, 029 20261825). We would love to hear from you!

Howell's School provides tremendous "value-added" in terms of public examination results, which are consistently higher than predicted in independent assessments.

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