Tag Archive for 'fund raising'

Saffery Rotary walk on 3 June 2017

May 18th, 2017 by Saffery Champness

Vice Admiral Sir Ian Corder, the Lieutenant-Governor of Guernsey, and Lady Corder will take part in the Saffery Rotary Walk on 3 June 2017. They will be given the specially allocated walker identification numbers 1 and 2 respectively to acknowledge their support of the charity fund raising walk. 2017 marks the 20th anniversary of the Saffery […]

2015 Rock to Rocque Bike Ride on 24 May to aid Les Bourgs Hospice

May 3rd, 2015 by Heritage Group Ltd

The family-orientated Rock to Rocque Bike Ride that raises much needed funds for Les Bourgs Hospice is on Sunday 24th May 2015. The event sponsored by the Heritage Group has three starting points and starting times. The majority of bike riders will begin at the top of Val des Terres at 8.45 a.m.  Please note […]

Local cookbook reprinted to aid Les Bourgs Hospice

March 4th, 2014 by Les Bourgs Hospice

Les Bourgs Hospice cookbook featuring recipes from the Bailiwick of Guernsey has been reprinted to raise money for the Hospice. In 2013 Les Bourgs Hospice held a Hospice-tality for its Hospice fundraiser which encouraged islanders to host an event from tea and cake up to dinner parties with guests making a donation to the hospice. […]

Registration opens for Ian Brown’s 30 in 30 Cycle Challenge to raise funds for Les Bourgs Hospice

February 14th, 2014 by Events

Ian Brown’s 30in30 Cycle Challenge to raise money for Les Bourgs Hospice has opened for registration. Ian Brown writes “we hope to get a good mix of past participants, who know the ropes, and new ones who will bring new ideas. However we do have a maximum of 50 cyclists.” “In recent years £60,000 or […]

Saffery Champness Rotary Walk around Guernsey on 7 June 2014

February 13th, 2014 by Saffery Champness

Saffery Champness has taken over the sponsorship of one of Guernsey’s largest charity fundraising events, which has been re-branded. Previously known as the Itex Rotary Walk, local firm Saffery Champness has taken over the sponsorship of this community event for a minimum commitment of three years. The walk in Guernsey is now known as the […]

Fashion sale in aid of Les Bourgs Hospice on 22 & 23 September 2013

September 9th, 2013 by Les Bourgs Hospice

Sandie Rowe is organising a ‘buy my wardrobe’ event at St Pierre Park Hotel on 22 and 23 September 2013 where people can buy and sell quality second hand clothes to help raise funds for Les Bourgs Hospice. Mrs Rowe already has a large quantity of designer ladies clothes, shoes and accessories.

Guernsey Foster Care and Adoption Association benefits from Guernsey Post’s 100 mile cycle challenge

June 25th, 2013 by Guernsey Post Ltd.

Seven Guernsey Postmen bicycled 100 miles in Guernsey and Jersey on Saturday 22 June 2013 to raise the profile of the Guernsey Foster Care and Adoption Association (GFCAA) and the need for foster carers on Guernsey. The ambitious team had planned to cycle 80 miles around Guernsey, Alderney, Sark and Jersey. However, strong winds forced […]

Show Hospice-tality in September to raise funds for Les Bourgs Hospice

June 23rd, 2013 by Les Bourgs Hospice

Food, drink and good company are the key ingredients for a new Les Bourgs Hospice fundraiser. Hospice-tality for our Hospice will see islanders hosting social events for friends or family who will be asked to make an anonymous donation to Les Bourgs. All the money raised during the month-long event in September 2013 will go […]

RG Falla Quarter Marathon raised over £3,000 for Les Bourgs Hospice

June 22nd, 2013 by Events

RG Falla’s Quarter Marathon held in May 2013 raised more than £3,000 for Les Bourgs Hospice. The popular six mile run from Vazon to L’Eree and back again has raised thousands of pounds Sterling for charity over the last 12 years. Over 200 runners took part in 2013 and raised £3,284. “RG Falla is proud […]

Running a 100 mile race to raise funds for Guernsey Cheshire Home

June 17th, 2013 by Events

Barrie Duerden has set himself the challenge of participating in a 100 mile non-stop off-road run to raise funds for Guernsey Cheshire Home. Barry writes that he expects this run “to take me to the limit of my mental and physical abilities” which is one reason he has decided to team up with the staff […]