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Roman across the country for charity

Roman across the country for charity

On Monday 16th September, Clint Nykamp and Jonathan Handford walked a coast to coast challenge, totalling 84 miles in 3 days, along the length of Hadrian's Wall. This is the equivalent of 3 ultra-marathons over 3 days! The route took them from Bowness-on-Solway on the west coast of England, all along Hadrian’s Wall (including the crags) to finally finish at Wallsend on the east coast of England. They carried everything they needed to survive on their back and were dressed in fancy dress as Roman centurions for the whole time. The route itself was incredibly varied terrain - on the second day, they ascended a total of 4,532 feet above sea level - which is higher than the United Kingdom’s tallest mountain, Ben Nevis. It really was a monumental challenge, made harder by the fact that they missed the turnoff for the finish line and had to double back on themselves! Their total raised so far has reached over £1,800 including almost £200 from using the new Faceb...

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Grant Application Process
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Worcestershire Autumn Ball, 28th September
Fine & Country Droitwich Spa invite you to the first Fine & Country Foundation ball, on Saturday 28th September.   BOOK TICKE...

10 steps to organise a charity golf day

10 steps to organise a charity golf day

Follow our quick and easy instructions to organise your own charity golf day to support homeless causes.   The Fine & Country Foundation is here to provide you with a plethora of support, all for FREE. Our only criteria is that you choose to support a homeless project. For more information on our criteria, please don’t hesitate to get in touch.   PREPARATION STEP #1: Find a local golf course; think about elegance and location. Call them to briefly explain your idea and request for a face-to-face meeting. Remember, initial contact should always be made through a phone call, not an email.   STEP #2: During your meeting, highlight the ease of the event, the benefit to your local homeless community, free PR for the golf club and the moral reasons to support this charity event. Secure a date, preferably anytime from late May until the end of September. Ask if the club will offer the course at a discounted rate in exchange for becoming a sponsor.   STEP...

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14th Jun 2019
10 steps to organise a carol concert
There’s no time like the present to get your charity carol concert ready, especially as the best venues and choirs get snapped up mont...
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14th Jun 2019
A cup a day goes a long way: Buy your coffee here
The Foundation have launched our new partnership with the Bean & Leaf coffee company. A percentage of every sale comes straight to The F...
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16th Apr 2019
The Foundation is on AmazonSmile
We have a simple, effective way for you to raise money for The Fine & Country Foundation without the need to dip into your own pocket, c...
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14th Jan 2019

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