COLLECTION TOTAL April 2016 - April 2017 £10,800.00
Charity collections are greatly appreciated at Arthur Rank Hospice Charity. Not only do they raise much needed funds for the charity but importantly they also raise awareness of the services people can access through Arthur Rank Hospice.
Charity collections are all co-ordinated by Catherine Fox, our part-time community fundraiser.Catherine has enlisted a wonderful group of volunteers who kindly turn out in all weather to represent the charity and raise funds by holding a collection tin for loose change offered by passers by.
Catherine works closely with supermarkets, shopping centres and teams arranging special events, such as the annual Christmas light switch on and a wide array of fetes and festivals. You may have seen our volunteers in a variety of locations such as Sainsburys, Tesco and even Lion Yard.
In 2016, £10,800 was raised through street, supermarket and event collections.
Tesco Milton, Saturday 27th January 2018
St Neots High Street, Saturday 3rd February 2018
Huntingdon High Street, Saturday 24th February 2018
Tesco Fulbourn, Friday 16th February 2018
Tesco Wisbech, Thursday 8th March 2018
Bury Lane Farm Shop, Saturday 10th March 2018
Tesco Newmarket, Saturday 17th March 2018
St Neots High Street, Saturday 17th March 2018
Can you spare 1-2 hours per month to help with collections?
Do you know of any stores in Cambridgeshire who would like to host a collection for the charity?
Do you have an event (your child's football match, car boot sale, seasonal car park or anything else) and would like to invite our volunteers along with their buckets?
Would you like to have a collection tin displayed in your place of work to help raise funds for the hospice?
Would you like to become a Collection Volunteer Coordinator?
If you have answered 'Yes' to any of the above questions, please contact Catherine on 01223 675888 or alternatively, email firstname.lastname@example.org
If you have booked in to volunteer during a collection, but haven't received your confirmation letter one week before the scheduled date, please call the fundraising office on 01223 675888.