Ron Hogg, Police, Crime and Victims Commissioner (centre), Margaret Vaughan representing the County Durham Foundation and John Elliston CEO of the 700 Club met following the award of a grant from the County Durham & Darlington Community Safety Fund. Ron and Margaret were shown some of the projects that the 700 Club runs to help individuals recover their independence. The grant will be used for an initiative directed towards those begging in Darlington. The project is being done in partnership with the Police and Darlington Borough Council.