Category Archives for Causes
As a new organisation, last year was about getting started and seeing how things worked. Carol chose the first charity to support during January/February and from then on walkers who came along were able to nominate a charity for each two month period. This allowed us to raise money for six brilliant charities, namely: MS Research, The Eve […]
[ March 17, 2012; 11:00 am to 4:00 pm. 11:00 am to 4:00 pm. ] This afternoon we are holding an Afternoon Tea in aid of The Woodland Trust to help celebrate them reaching the amazing milestone of have planted over 300,000 trees at Heartwood Forest in Sandridge, Hertfordshire. The Woodland Trust is very important to us because through them buying and protecting Heartwood we have some amazing countryside walks […]
A number of our walkers have had friends and family who have benefited from the support and care given by the McMillan nurses so we were pleased to nominate them as one of our causes.
For May and June we have chosen The Brain Tumour Research Organisation, (BTRO) set up to represent 16 Brain Tumour charities based throughout the UK. Their mission is to accelerate progress in this vital area of cancer research and address the lack of funding in this area.
Please click here to follow a link to The Brain Tumour Research […]
At Get Fit & Give we want to highlight organisations that don’t always get the publicity they deserve. The Eve Appeal and the research they fund was bought to our attention by the sister of one of our walkers. None of us had heard of the organisation and everyone we spoke to said the same and with […]