The Challenge – £20 for 20 years!

To mark 20 years of fundraising, we have £20 to give to each participating local business team to turn into as much money as they can between 1st October 2019 – 31st January 2020. You will be invited to our awards event in early 2020 where the winning team be announced! With a number of other awards also on offer, you’ll get the chance to meet other challengers and celebrate taking part in the first ever Make It Grow Corporate Challenge.

How you grow your fund is up to you and you can be as creative as you like (within reason!). We’ll provide you with lots of fundraising tools and ideas to help, and you’ll be assigned a dedicated contact who will be on hand to support you along the way.

Think you’re ready for the challenge? What do to next…

  • Decide who will be your team captain – a person who has lots of ideas, good organisational skills and the need to win!

Register your interest online or download a PDF form here

  • We’ll send you our complete fundraising pack as well as links to our social media and website, Make it Grow branding and fundraising downloads.

Any questions, get in touch with Patsy 01225 825392 patsy.gould@nhs.net
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Why get involved?

  • Our services matter – We are your local district hospital and are on your doorstep
  • Enhance your brand – Work with us to maximise social media and PR opportunities. Enjoy new net working opportunities, differentiate your business and give potential clients another reason to want to work with you.
  • Inspire your Employees – Develop leadership and teamwork skills, engage and motivate staff. Build employee confidence and strengthen your teams.
  • The feel good factor – Have fun fundraising in the knowledge that you are helping so many patients and their families whilst strengthening your CSR objectives.

You can pledge your support to any ward or department that is close to your heart, or choose to donate to one of our Major Campaigns or Special Appeals. Don’t forget to remind colleagues, customers and suppliers how much you are aiming to raise too! From £500 to £10,000, every pound will support thousands of patients and their families cared for at the RUH.

In return for participating in the Make it Grow Corporate Challenge, you can look forward to the following:

  • Invitation to our official launch – an informal event to welcome you to the challenge, meet your competitors and receive your £20!
  • A tailored corporate fundraising pack bursting with ideas , helpful hints and tips on fundraising.
  • Acknowledgement of your team’s support on The Forever Friends Appeal website and social media pages.
  • The opportunity to be a member of The Forever Friends Appeal Corporate Partnership scheme.
  • Monthly leader board updates to see who’s coming out on top each month!
  • Our celebratory awards event at the end of the challenge.