Our Fabulous Fundraising Hospice Heroes!
Who is going to fundraise in August?
Are you planning a fundraisng event in June? 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
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
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.
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
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]