Unsuspecting Heroes

Unsuspecting Heroes

We wanted to recognise some of our favourite fundraisers who have made a tremendous effort to raise money for various important charities during lockdown. As a result of the Covid-19 pandemic, charities all over the UK are losing valuable funding due to vital fundraising events being cancelled to accommodate social distancing.     Captain Sir Thomas Moore, 100, has been widely recognised in the UK, recently earning a knighthood, for his triumph in raising over £32 million for supporting NHS staff and volunteers caring for Covid-19 patients. Fundraising for charity by walking 100 laps of his garden, the former British Army officer has become a huge inspiration for people all over the UK as they join in to look for ways to raise money for charity.    Here are a few of the UK’s unsuspecting heroes, taking it upon themselves to raise pledges for various charities, including NHS Charities Together, Mind, Action for M.E, Together 21 and the Orphans Sh...

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22nd May 2020
Fundraising remotely: ideas and tips 
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15th May 2020
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16th Apr 2019
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22nd Oct 2018
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22nd Jun 2018
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10th Apr 2018
Top tips to create the best fundraising events
Do you have a fundraising event in mind that isn’t on our growing events calendar? Ask us for help or read our top tips to create a fantasti...
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8th Apr 2018
10 Best Charity Bike Rides
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30th Jun 2017
6 Training Tips for a 10k Run
If a marathon is too much, but you want to do something for charity then maybe a 10k run is the event for you!We spoke to some of the Road R...
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5th May 2017
Trekking Tips from the Peaky Blinders
Fancy doing something for charity but you’re feeling the effects of the Easter chocolate binge? Then a trek will suit you perfectly!The Peak...
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4th May 2017

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