Other Charity Fundraising Events of 2012
North Of England P&I Association
Mari Stewart from North P&I Club made a donation of £3,000 from their 150 Fund.
DUCO Limited made a generous donation to CHUF and were nominated by employee Keith Forster after his son Jordan (pictured) underwent heart surgery at the Freeman when he was a child. The donation came about after the major oil companies completed contracts accident and injury free as an incentive to work more safely.
Falklands Islands Thrift Shop
The Thrift Shop (charity shop) is run by families and volunteers from the Mount Pleasant Complex on the Falkland Islands. Kate Cowan and Nicola Robson are the founding members and the shop has both provided a service to the local community and raised money for charities on the Islands, military and non-military in the UK. Here we are receiving the cheque from Susan Wilson.
Wearside Rotary Club
The Wearside Rotary Club dedicate themselves to raising money for charity and we are lucky enough to be one of their nominated charities
Emma Cardwell ran the London Marathon in aid of CHUF and will be joining us for this summer’s C2C.³
Andy Roberts is an integral part of our fundraising for CHUF and has been involved since day one. Whilst on holiday he drank a pint of spicy fajita meat juice and raised hundreds of pounds for CHUF!
Steph Edgar ran her debut Marathon in Edinburgh and after following the fundraising exploits of Seb4CHUF decided to raise money for CHUF.
Michelle Thompson ran Edinburgh Marathon in aid of CHUF and will be joining the team for the final day of the C2C³ this summer.
Run Northumberland is a series of races held in the most beautiful locations around our region. The partnership led to scores of runners taking donning their CHUF vests and raising money for the charity.
Sarah Jones and the Lloyds TSB Commercial Newcastle RST team have been organising a variety of events from cake sales to dress down days and coffee mornings in aid of CHUF
Here is Ivan, receiving the cheque from some of the guys at the national Lloyds TSB Commercial Banking Team.