Our Fabulous Fundraising Hospice Heroes!
Who is going to Fundraise for us Next?
Are you planning a fundraisng challenge or event? Do you want to see your fundraising story here? If so, please get in touch, we would love to hear from you. Contact Jo with all your ideas: 01282 440136
Please support Carl as he takes on yet another huge challenge in aid of Pendleside Hospice. Carl is running the London Marathon on 3rd October 2021 and is raising money for Pendleside Hospice. Please support Carl by donating to his Just Giving page:https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/carl-hodgson6
Stuart has taken the brave decision to run two marathons in October this year. He is runnimg the Manchester marathon followed, one week later by the Yorkshire marathon. Please support Stuart with this huge challenge by donating to his Just Giving page: https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/stuart-walkden2
Gavin is taking part in the 2021 London Marathon. To find out more and support Gavin, please visit his online fundraising page:https://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/fundraiser-display/showROSomeoneSpecialPage?pageUrl=MarkHanson10
Adam is taking part in the Great North run on Sunday 12th September and raising money for Pendleside Hospice in memory of his grandad who passed away earlier this year. To support Adam and donate, please visit his Just Giving page: https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/adam-lee-gnr21
Sean and Ryan's Leeds-Liverpool Canal Run
Towards the end of 2020, Sean and Ryan began trying to think of a way to raise money for Pendleside Hospice. There motivation for this came from everything that had happened that year as a result of Covid-19. They knew that fundraising had plummeted and Pendelside Hospice, along with other charities had been hit hard. They wanted to do something different and push themselves, so they decided to run the 127 miles of the Leeds-Liverpool Canal. That's 5 Marathons over 5 days! If you would like to find out more about this epic challenge or donate, please visit Sean and Ryan's Go Fund me page: https://www.gofundme.com/f/leedsliverpool-canal-run-for-pendleside?qid=712f64c66c6d9004572be4b636e6663e
Matt is taking part in the Manchester 10k on 26th September and raising money for Pendleside Hospice. To find out more and to support Matt, please visit his Just Giving page.
Megan's Head Shave
Megan is taking the brave decision to shave her head to raise money for Pendleside Hospice. Megan is doing this in memory of her grandad, Bert who was cared for at Pendleside Hospice. To find out more and to donate, please visit her just giving page:https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/meganrose-hall
Please support Hayley who is taking on the Great North Run to raise money for Pendleside Hospice. To find out more and to donate, please visit Hayley's Just Giving page: https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/hayley-copeman2
Alexandra is taking on the Great North Run in aid of Pendleside Hospice on Sunday 12th September. To find out more and support Alexandra, please visit her Just Giving page:https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/alexandra-murphy5
A 3 hour non stop football match to raise money for Pendleside Hospice is taking place on Sunday September 12th 2pm - 5pm at Crow Wood.
To find out more, show your support or donate, please visit their Just Giving page: https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/3hourfootball
Paul is taking on the Manchester 10k on 26th September and raising money for Pendleside Hospice following the care several of his close friends received at the hospice. Paul said 'The work they do means so much to not only their patients, but also their families and carers during in what can be extremely difficult circumstances'.If you would like to follow Paul's training progress, find out more or would like to sponsor him, please visit his Just Giving page:https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/paul-campbell82
Mia's Hair Chop
9 year old Mia who currently has very long hair has decided to have her hair cut to raise money for Pendleside hospice and is donating her hair to the little princess trust charity. Mia's hair will be cut on the 25th August at Del's hair salon. Mia said 'I'm really looking forward to helping people with the money raised and hair donated'. to support Mia, please donate to her Go Fund Me page: https://uk.gofundme.com/f/mias-hair-chop?qid=4e4bb58fc1aa17b04b0b3a485e4bdbfb
Chris successfully completed running 5k every day in July to raise valuable funds for Pendleside Hospice. However, Chris has now decided to continue fundraising for Pendelside and is walking from home to the very top of Pendle Hill and back, dressed in a Minion onsie! The event is taking place on Friday 13th August, so be sure to look out for this super Minion and show some support! To donate, please vistit Chris's just giving page:https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/Chris-Novak2021
Thomas Slater's Battle Cancer team have all had family and friends that have been affected by Cancer. They are taking part in a fundraising event on 7th August. To find out more and to donate, please visit their Just Giving page:https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/lmbattlecancerteampartytime
Scott is running the year in miles, that's a staggering 2021miles! To find out more, please visit his Just Giving page: https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/scott-cryer1
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Andrew's goal is to cycle 22 miles from Blackpool North Pier to South Pier 11 times on Saturday 31st July 2021. He will start his journey at approximately 1000hrs on the North Pier, Blackpool. Please don't hesitate do join Andrew who said 'the more the merrier!' To find out more about Andrews challenge and to donate, please visit his fundraising page: https://uk.gofundme.com/f/tour-de-blackpool-with-trickett
Suzanne has been slowly loosing her hair so has decided that instead of watching it fall out she's going to shave it off in the hope of raising money for Pendleside Hospice. Suzanne said 'she lost her best friend, the woman who brought her up, her Grandma who, just over 2 years ago spent her last few weeks at the Hospice'. Please support Suzanne by visiting her Go Fund me page:https://www.gofundme.com/f/sues-shave?utm_medium=email&utm_source=product&utm_campaign=p_email%2B2300-co-team-welcome
Every year Becky fundraises for Pendleside Hospice in memory of her Auntie who sadly passed away. This year Becky has decided to do something new and that is to raise money by swimming! She's set herself the target of swimming 15.5 miles, which is approximately 25,000 metres in just 30 days! On average this breaks down to 42 lengths A DAY! She is starting the challenge on 15th June, please visit her Just Giving page to follow her progress and to donate:https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/becky-laraway1
Georgia and Nikki's Coast to Coast Walk
Georgia and Nikki are walking Coast to Coast from Blackpool to Whitby, a total of 140 miles to raise money for Pendleside. It would be amazing if we could support them along their journey. If you're near their route, between Monday 19th July - Saturday 24th July, please show them some support. If you want more detaills and/or want to donate, please visit their Just Giving page: https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/blackpooltowhitby
In July, Winona is taking part in the Summer Wolf Run and raising money for Pendleside Hopsice, a charity chosen by her Uncle and his family for their ongoing help in caring for him during his fight with cancer. To find out more about Winona's challenge and to sponsor her, please visit her Just Giving page
Anthony has decided to mark his 30th Birthday on Friday 18th June by walking 30km. His route will take him from the Roggerham Gate, Briercliffe to the very top of Pendle Hill and back again. Anthony will do the walk wearing a kilt, so he should be easy to spot on the day! Anthony is fundraising for Pendelside Hospice and his own charity, New Build Locomotive Scotland (NBLS) and the money raised will be split 50/50 between the two charities. If you would like to show your support you can donate to Anthony's online giving page: https://www.gofundme.com/f/pub-to-pendle-anthonys-30km-in-a-kilt?utm_campaign=p_lico+share-sheet&utm_medium=copy_link&utm_source=customer
Mohammed is challenging himself to walk 100 miles in June to raise money for Pendleside Hospice. To find out more and to support Mohammed, please visit his Just Giving page: https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/mohammed-umair
Donna and Stephen
Donna's Southport 10k and The Oiller Pub Walk is what Donna and Stephen have planned to help raise funds for Pendleside this June. Please visit their Just Giving page to find out why they have chosen to raise money for your hospice and to donate.
Scott has decided to create his own challenge. He is 'Running the Year'. That's 2021 miles in total and he's hoping to finish this by September! He clocks up 10 miles every day running in the morning and again at night. He would very much like this challenge to be accepted by others next year and invites everyone to 'Run, Cycle or Walk the Year, 2022'. If you would like to find out more or support Scott, please visit his Just Giving page: https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/blackpooltowhitby
Pendleside Hospice's Head of Income Generation is 'Braving the Shave' on Tuesday 10th May at 2pm to raise money for the hospice. Lisa has worked at Pendleside for almost three years and said 'I am priviledged to be part of such a phenomenal team. I am humbled that in my work I meet the patients and families that Pendleside helps and I witness first-hand the amazing impact this special place has on everyone that comes into contact with it'. Lisa has recently been diagnosed with Follicular Non Hodgkin Lymphoma, stage 2 and is about to start eight months of chemotherapy followed by two years of maintenance injections. Lisa was told that she might not loose her hair but explained that many people were told this only to loose it anyway. Lisa decided she wanted to take control and by Braving the Shave said something good can come from a not so great situation - helping Pendlesdie to help more people. To support Lisa, please donate to her Just Giving page; please follow the link https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/lisa-pearson14
On the 28th May Kevin Salter will run between all of the Eric Wright health centres which make up the East Lancs portfolio. This involves starting at Darwen then on to Barbara Castle Way, Accrington Acorn, Accrington PALS, Rossendale, Bacup, St Peter's, Briercllife, Yarnspinners and finishing at Pendleside Hospice, this is approximately 40 miles. Even by Kevin's standards, who is a superb long distance runner, this is going to be a challenge. Please support Kevin and donate all you can, for every pound that Kevin raises, Eric Wright will match fund this so every pound really does count! Please donate via his Just Giving page. https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/kevin-salter3
West Highland Way
A group of friends who have supported each other by hiking together before and during lockdown had a dream to complete a long distance trek, and wanted to walk the 96 miles on the West Highland Way. 5 of the group of 6 are retired midwives and nurses. They said that they have seen suffering, as well as joy in their professional and personal lives. Between them they have around 200 years of service in the NHS! As everyone, they said they have faced many challenges in life, and this has given them the determination to undertake the long distance trail of the West Highland Way, whilst at the same time raising much needed funds for Pendleside Hospice. To find out more and to donate, please visit their Just Giving page: https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/retired-midwives
Hadrian's Wall Trek
Warren, Craig and Glynn are taking on the Hadrians Wall trek, starting on 29th May they will be walking around 15 miles every day for a week. Find out more on their fundraising page. https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/hadrianswalltrek2021glynncraigwarren
Yorkshire 3 Peaks Challenge
Are you up for the challenge? 24.5 mile walk and 2,153 metres climb in less than 12 hours. Rachel, Jake, Jade, Kirsty and David have all registered.. will you be next?
Email http://[email protected] for a registration pack, save the date, Saturday 24th April, dust your walking boots off and get training!
Kirsty and Bex
Kirsty and Bex have joined our Yorkshire 3 Peaks Challenge on 24th April! Walking a massive 24.5 MILES and climbing THREE MOUNTAINS in LESS THAN 12 HOURS!! These ladies are amazing! Please show your support and help them reach their fundraising target and visit their Just Giving page. https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/kirstyandbex
Leah is taking on the Yorkshire 3 Peaks Challenge on 24th April, her grans birthday! Please support Leah by following her Go Fund me page. https://www.gofundme.com/f/three-peaks-on-my-grans-birthday?qid=774dc88cbfb02f035ddae7a0ef83b7f6
Karla is joining our Yorkshire 3 Peaks Challenge and fundraising for Pendleside Hospice, If you would like to donate and help raise vital funds for Pendleside Hospice please go to Karla's page. https://www.gofundme.com/f/4wju53?qid=f3db65488edc2c0259c1be6dd6980f6f
Carl Hodgson - Pendle Hill Steps Challenge
Join Carl in with his Pendle Hill Steps Challenge. Similar to the Facebook 'Ice Bucket Challenge' Carl is inviting everyone to either:
1,Walk up Pendle Hill. 2, Walk the equivalent of Pendle Hill in steps (4000). 3, Walk the equivalent of Pendle Hill on your own stairs at home (131 times up and 131 down).
Choose whichever works best for you, wherever you are in the world, or just donate if you prefer! When completed, donate £10 to Pendleside and nominate FIVE people to do the same via Facebook/Twitter or Instagram. We'd love to make this huge on social media! Get involved and donate via the page link below. https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/carl-hodgson4
UPDATE: Carl’s Pendle Hill Challenge fundraiser has hit over 50% of target in just 2 weeks! He is so grateful to everyone who has helped support Pendleside Hospice so far, but is now he’s pushing the boundaries... if he can hit £5k by March 31st he’s going to walk up Pendle in:SWIMMING TRUNKS !! Dealer boots (and perhaps a hat ).To get there we need to step things up, so if you’ve been nominated please get involved and remember to tag 5 people to do the same!
Luke and Oliver's Sponsored Walk
Luke and Oliver are doing a sponsored walk in memory of their grandpa Mike Crossley.
The boys are asking (with smiles) for your support. To read more and donate, follow the link to their Just Giving page. https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/emma-crossley2
UPDATE: Luke and Oliver competed their sponsored walk on Sunday11th April. They absolutely smashed their fundraising target of £1,000 and raised £1,227.50. Well done and thank you so very much!
9 year old Riley has set himself the challege of walking up Pendle Hill every day throughout March to raise money for Pendleside Hospice.
Riley chose to fundraise for Pendleside and said 'everyone I love and live near may need this one day'. Read how Riley is getting on by viviting his fundraising page. https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/kelsey-holt
This is 6 year old Hallie Noone who is fundraising for Pendleside Hospice. She is aiming to raise a whopping £1,000 for the hospice and is well on her way to achieving this. She's already been selling football cards and is now hosting an Easter raffle! Just look at all those tasty chocolate treats she is pictured with here. Hallie said 'I wanted to sell tickets for Pendleside Hospice because they tried their best to keep my grandad alive'.
You can enter the raffle for £1.00 to be in with a chance of winning one of these super prizes.
Daniel's The Burnley Way
The Burnley Way is a 40 mile/64km adventure from Industrial heritage, along waterways, through fields, parks, old farms and Forest of Bowland woodlands to the wild South Pennine high moorland where the terain and weather can be tough, even in Summer. Daniel has chosen to walk The Burnley Way in less than 16 hours to raise money for Pendleside Hospice who cared for his grandma. To find out more about Daniels challenge and support him with his fundraising please visit his Just Giving page. https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/daniel-tempest
Natasha is fundraising for Pendleside Hospice and walking 10k steps every day throughout March with her beautiful Boarder Collie, Milo. This is helping her train for her Yorkshire 3 Peaks Challenge next year. Please show your support for Natasha by visiting her Just Giving page. https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/natasha-marsden
Bayley has always wanted to do an event for Pendleside, a charity close to her heart since the hospice cared for her Grandad in July 2020.
Bayley will be running 5k every day throughout March. Bayley said 'It would be wonderful to give something back'. To support Bayley, please visit her fundraising page. https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/bayley-wells2
There really is no stopping this mightly 7 year old!
March sees Alfie setting an Easter quiz. Alfie says 'I know it's a little boring at the moment in lockdown so I thought I'd help you all have some family fun'. If you would like to enter and be in with a chance of winning the special Easter hamper prize. To enter, please visit Alfie's Just Giving page. http:// https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/alfiebutler-lrmfp
Katie and Georgia's Lent Challenge
Georgia asked her mum, Katie if she could give up sweets and chocolate for Lent and donate the money saved to Pendleside Hospice.
Georgia has precious memories of visiting her Grandad at Pendleside. She would bake jam tarts for him and create pictures to display in his room.
Mum Katie couldn't let Georgia face this challenge alone so also decided to join her in giving up these tasty treats! If any sweet toothed supporters of Pendleside want to give up their Mars bar or Dairy Milk chocolate fix today and donate the money you save to Pendleside, please follow the link to Katie and Georgia's fundraising page. https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/katie-bolland1
He's back! Little 7 year old Alfie is on month two of his fundraising journey. This month Alfie is doing a bake sale in aid of Pendleside. Alfie is cooking up some tasty treats to socially distance sell from his doorstep.
To help Alfie raise as much money as possible, please donate to his fundraising page. https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/alfiebutler-lrmfp
Luke is taking on the hair dye challenge and turning pink to raise funds for Pendleside, a charity close to his heart following the care the hospice gave to his dad and support that was given to his mum.
Luke says ' I'd be so grateful if my family and friends could even just donate £1 to an excellent cause.
We think you look pretty in pink. To find out more and donate, please visit Lukes fundraising page. http://www.justgiving.com/Luke-O-Neill3
Charlie Jennings Runs 100 Miles!
Charie has set himself the challenge of running 100 miles in February to raise as much money as possible for Pendleside Hospice where his mum passed away last September. Charlie said 'This place and the people who work there are incredible' and 'every penny that they receive is vital'. Charlie told Pendleside that he's not a runner, he never runs anywhere, he even takes his car to the local shops!
This is Alfie Butler, a 7 year old boy from Burnley who had a brilliant idea to raise money for Pendleside Hospice by doing a whole year of fundraising.
Pendleside Hospice have helped Alfie's family over the last two years by looking after his Great Grandad, Great Auntie and has supported his family when they needed help the most. In January Alfie sold Scratch football cards to raise money.
If you would like to find out what else Alfie has planned and support him, please visit his Just Giving Fundraising page to donate. https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/alfiebutler-lrmfp
Katie and a few of her family and friends are giving up all things sweet for the month of January to raise money for Pendleside Hospice. Katie has set herself the challenge of raising £150 by the end of the month. If you want to help her reach this target, please visit her Just Giving page to donate. https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/dechoxers2021
Thank you to all our AMAZING fundraisers!
Has this inspired you to help fundraise for Pendleside Hospice? If so, please get in touch with us and help fund the future of Pendleside.
Please contact: Jo Applegate, Individual Giving Fundraiser on 01282 440136 or email [email protected]