Thank you very much to all those who responded to our last appeal. Your help with our events and campaigns are very much appreciated and we couldn’t do as much as we do without your help.
Here is a list of our up and coming activities where your assistance is needed. If you are in a position to give a helping hand, please call the Fundraising Department on 01422 387121.
Do you know of anyone or any businesses who would be willing to sell the our 35th Anniversary Raffle tickets? If so, please let us know.
15th July (Friday) – Copley Cricket Club are holding a charity cricket match in memory of their team mate, Steve Priestley. No official duties are required but you will need to be there from 17.30 hrs.
Pop Up Shop –If you are interested in helping out during one the following weeks, please respond to this e-mail and our Retail Team will be in touch with full details:
· Saturday 13th to Saturday 20th August
- Monday 5th to Saturday 17th December (including opening the shop on Sunday 11th December)
The shop will be open between the hours of 10.00am and 4.00pm each day.
20th & 21st August (Saturday & Sunday) – we would love to hear from you if could lend a helping hand at the Brighouse Canal and Music Street Market festival:
- running a stall from 11am until 3pm on both days
- setting up from 7.30am on both days and clearing up from 4.30pm
- dressing up as Harold, the Hospice mascot for a period of time
3rd September (Saturday) - We are looking for four volunteers to run a stall at the Blackshaw Head Village Fete. We ideally need two people in the morning and two people in the afternoon to help. Alternatively if you would like to work the full day, this is possible. The event will be taking place at the fields alongside Blackshaw Head Methodist Church . If you are interested in volunteering and running a stall at this event, please get in touch. Your help would be really appreciated!
10th September (Saturday) – Overgate Midnight Walk - Our 9th Midnight Walk will see another new route and we are in need of lovely volunteers to help us to keep our walkers safe. Last year’s Midnight Walk raised over £60,000 for the Hospice and this couldn’t have been done without our lovely volunteers on the night. If you could spare a few hours of your Saturday night then please get in touch and be part of this wonderful event.
18th September (Sunday) – Elland Rotary Vintage Weekend (10am till 5pm) - we have been asked to hold a number of stalls therefore if you are able to help man one a stall 10am till 17.00pm please get in touch. You can either work all day or work a shift between 10.00 am till 13.00pm or 13.00pm till 17.00pm
27th October (Thursday) – Halloween Walk at Shibden Park - We need volunteers for:
• “Scarers” – getting dressed up and spooking people at the event
• Marshals – helping attendees navigate the park safely
• Car parking attendants
We would need help between 5:30pm until approximately 10:00pm. If you are interested in helping at this event, please respond to this e-mail or directly to email@example.com
Thank you for your loyal support.
If you would like any further information on any of the above, please don’t hesitate to call us on 01422 387121.