Fundraising Opportunities over the next couple of months
FDM will be collecting at Morrisons on Thursday 15 February. Please pop along and support us or say hello!
Easter is early this year, so we are now getting ready to put together an Easter Hamper for which we will be selling raffle tickets on the bus. Our local Co-ops are also helping us with Easter Hampers this year.
A number of events over Christmas has made a big difference. We raised £361 through
our stall at Blackburn Hall Christmas Fair. Various hamper raffles helped to raise a
further £628. Our thanks to everyone who helps to support us.
October 2017. At our 20 th birthday celebration event our supporters helped us to raise £148 through a raffle. A big thank you to everyone who donated prizes.
September 2017 Our cake bake event at The Hare & Hounds was a delicious way to raise £124.80. Thanks to everyone who took part to make it a great morning.
September Our volunteers raised £136.50 bag packing at Sainsbury at Colton.
February 2017 – In memory of Barbara Collier (member) £150
Hare & Hounds donation following a game Giant Easter Egg raised £75.00
In memory of Keith – Carole Crosby & Muriel Wilson have donated £20.00
Members Berry Hawley & Betty Atkinson have made a general donation of £20.00
M&S White Rose Centre Saturday 25th March saw a bag pack where we raised a total of £163.76 – Thank you to all that volunteered.
May day at the Pastures Rothwell raised a total of £316.16 0 well done to all that took part
Saturday 10th June 2017, Fundraising – Asda, Morley – raised £182.44
Saturday 22nd April 2017 , GO APE experience
On the 22 April, Gordon Fitzgerald trustee, volunteer driver of FDM, raised £150. Carole Allen raised £231 .50p and her granddaughter Alicia Wrighton raised £100 totalling £481. 50.
Morrisons, Carol’s employer run a scheme to match fund money raised by there staff for good causes this will increase our total to £713.
This money will be used to continue providing FDM services to reduce isolation and loneliness in our community. A huge thank-you to Gordon Carole and Alicia for their brave efforts and everyone who supported them, from all at FDM. Gordon’s dog was a big supporter of them but did not take part.
Watch out for our fundraising activities throughout 2017.
Hope you are able to join us and if you know of anyone that would like to have a go and help to fundraise then please contact the team on 0113 2889000 or email email@example.com
or visit our just giving page at the following link