Tag Archive for 'Guernsey Cheshire Home'

Guernsey Cheshire Home to benefit from the 2015 Guernsey Marathon

June 26th, 2015 by Canaccord Genuity Wealth Management

The Guernsey Cheshire Home has been named as the beneficiary charity of the 2015 Canaccord Genuity Wealth Management Guernsey Marathon and Relay Races. The charity provides long term residential, day and respite care for people with serious physical disabilities such as MS, spinal injuries, strokes and MND. They currently have 11 permanent residents and offer […]

Guernsey Community Awards nominations close on 12 September

September 5th, 2014 by Guernsey Community Foundation

Nominations for the 2014 Community Awards close on Friday 12 September 2014. All nominations should be received by the Guernsey Community Foundation by close of day on Friday 12th September. Wayne Bulpitt, Chair of the Foundation said “last year we received a record number of nominations reflecting how highly regarded the voluntary sector is in […]

Sun shines for Guernsey Cheshire Home Boxing Day dip fundraiser

December 28th, 2013 by Richard Lord

There was a good turnout for the 14th annual Boxing Day dip in Cobo bay on Guernsey’s west coast in aid of Guernsey Cheshire Home. Castel douzenier Dave Chester who initiated the annual Cobo Bay Boxing Day Dip and is on one of the Guernsey Cheshire Home committees said “the numbers were well up on […]

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 […]

Guernsey’s Community Awards will be at St James on 6 November 2013

May 30th, 2013 by Guernsey Community Foundation

This year’s Guernsey Community Awards will be held on Wednesday 6 November 2013. The event, which takes place annually at St James Concert and Assembly Hall, celebrates and applauds the hard work, dedication and achievements of those working in and supporting the voluntary sector in Guernsey. The Community Awards are hosted by the Guernsey Community […]

Sponsor London Marathon runner to aid Guernsey Cheshire Home

April 17th, 2013 by Events

Paul Frank of Chertsey House Dental Group who has run six marathons in total, is running his fourth Virgin London Marathon on Sunday 21 April 2013 to raise funds for Guernsey Cheshire Home. He has trained all “through one of the coldest and windiest winters. Each marathon is a challenge but well worth all the […]

Guernsey charities & organisations asked to apply for support from the Sure Community Foundation

April 12th, 2013 by Sure

Charities and voluntary organisations are being encouraged to apply for support from the Sure Community Foundation. The foundation, which was launched less than a year ago, has already donated nearly £20,000 to 18 different charities and groups but is appealing for more applications. “One of the core aims of the Sure Community Foundation is to […]

LLoyds TSB Smith Street branch celebrations benefit nine charities

March 7th, 2013 by Lloyds TSB Offshore Ltd

Nine charities will benefit from the Lloyds TSB celebrations for the 120th birthday of its Smith Street branch in St Peter Port, Guernsey. The building was opened on 4 March 1893 and to celebrate the anniversary, Lloyds TSB ran a completion for 12 customers to win £120 to give to the charity of their choice. […]

Boxing Day English Channel dip in aid of Guernsey Cheshire Home

December 27th, 2012 by Richard Lord

The 13th annual Guernsey Cheshire Home Boxing Day Dip in Cobo Bay, Guernsey began at 10.00 am. Castel douzenier Dave Chester began the Boxing Day dip for the Beau Sejour Swimming Club in 1999 to raise money in aid of the people who suffered from the terrible flooding in Vargas State, Venezuela.

Autism Guernsey and Amalgamated Boxing Club receive funds raised by the 2012 Itex Rotary Walk

December 20th, 2012 by ITEX

Two additional charities will benefit from the funds raised by the 2012 Itex Rotary Walk. Six hundred and fifteen people registered for the walk along the entire Guernsey coastline. Three hundred and fifty people completed the round the island course on 9 June 2012. Having raised over £51,000 from the 2012 walk, the Itex Rotary […]