insideKENT Magazine Issue 63 - June 2017 - Page 182

CHARITY Kent Charity Profile: KENT COUNTY AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY The Kent County Show at Detling, near Maidstone, is an event that thousands upon thousands of people attend each year. BUT DID YOU KNOW THAT THE CHARITY BEHIND IT, THE KENT COUNTY AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY, HAS BEEN IN EXISTENCE SINCE 1923? WITH THE KENT COUNTY SHOW RIGHT AROUND THE CORNER, WE WANTED TO FIND OUT MORE ABOUT THIS FANTASTIC CHARITY. What is the Kent County Agricultural Society? What are some of the projects that you are involved with? The Kent County Agricultural Society’s charitable objectives are the encouragement of agri