Past Fundraising Events

 

FRIDAY 20TH JULY 2012 - COMEDY SHOWTIME AT PINE LAKE RESORT, CARNFORTH, LA6 1JZ

This event has been put together by a team of 5 people which include Britain's Got Talent finalist Steven Hall, Elaine Burke, John Boardley, Bob Christie and Nigel Cruck.

The night is adults only and begins at 7:30pm for an 8pm start and will finish at approximately 10:30pm.

The evening will include Steven Hall's unique act, singing, guitar playing, stand up comedy and there will be a raffle during the evening. There will be a bar at this event also so you can make a full night of it if you wish as I believe the bar will remain open after the event.

Tickets cost £5 each.

This should be a fantastic event - please contactus if you wish to reserve tickets enquiries@ryanstanfordappeal.org.ukor by ringing on 01524 61256.

Anne & Dave x

 

FRIDAY 10TH AUGUST 2012 - RYAN STANFORD APPEAL 3RD ANNUAL CHARITY GOLF COMPETITION AT HEYSHAM GOLF CLUB

We are holding our 3rd annual charity golf competition at Heysham Golf Club, Trumacar Park, Middleton Road, Heysham. LA3 3JH.

The event will be a pairs competition played over 18 holes.

Heysham Golf Club have given us a block booking of tee times between 1pm and 4pm.

Entry fee for the competition will be £20.00 per person.

To book a tee time, please contact Dave Stanford on 07786 157920 or Mark Gregson on 07796 965947.

Event sponsored by Heysham Golf Club - for further information on Heysham Golf Club, please visit their website at www.heyshamgolfclub.co.uk

SATURDAY15TH SEPTEMBER 2012 - BUPA JUNIOR & MINI GREAT NORTH RUN 2012, NEWCASTLE (3-16 YEAR OLDS)

A fantastic opportunity to raise funds and awareness for the Ryan Stanford Appeal - please let me know if you have entered the run in aid of the appeal. For further info, please visit www.greatrun.org

The Junior and Mini Great North Run returns on Saturday 15 September...2012 and in Olympic year it̢ۉۢs set to be better than ever, featuring as part of an action packed day on the stunning NewcastleGateshead Quayside.

Both routes will include a section of a purpose built athletics track which will see some of the world̢ۉۢs best athletes competing in the Great North CityGames on the same day, so who knows, you might be running over the same track as an Olympic medallist!

The Mini event covers 1.5km and is suitable for children aged 3-8 years - all runners may be accompanied by an adult. The Junior event is 4km and suitable for those aged 9-16 years, with adult accompaniment optional.

Prizes are offered for the first three boys and girls in each Mini run wave and for the Junior run in the following categories:

Boys 9-10 years, 11-12 years, 13-14 years, 15-16 years
Girls 9-10 years, 11-12 years, 13-14 years, 15-16 years

All runners will receive a t-shirt, medal and finisher's pack.

Junior and Mini runners will get entry into The Great North Run Pasta Party with free pasta for every runner, and there will be lots of 'Come and Try It' activities on offer, giving children the chance to try out new sports.

With both events selling out in 2011, this is the biggest and most popular children's running event in the country. Don̢ۉۢt miss out!

SUNDAY 16TH SEPTEMBER 2012 - BUPA GREAT NORTH RUN, NEWCASTLE

For anybody who is interested in raising funds and awareness for the Ryan Stanford Appeal, we still have two unallocated charity places for the Bupa Great North Run 2012 in Newcastle. 13 mile course run by 54,000 runners - Sunday 16th September 2012. For further info, please contact us on enquiries@ryanstanfordappeal.org.uk

SATURDAY 17TH APRIL 2010 - CHARITY BAG PACK, SAINSBURYS, LANCASTER

We managed to raise an amazing £595.54 for the appeal!!

Thank you to everybody who came to help - Helen, Michelle, Meg, Mark, Cheryl, Rebecca, Rach, Jack, Mandy, Georgia, Rachel, Amy and last but not least Ryan!!

Huge thanks to Sainsburys, Lancaster for allowing us to do the bag pack and all the many customers who have supported us today. Your money will go a long way to funding research into Alper's Syndrome.

SUNDAY 2ND MAY 2010 - THE BABY MAZE BABY & TODDLER SHOW 2010 AT THE PLATFORM, MORECAMBE

Weraised £52.43 at the Baby Maze Baby & Toddler Show at the Platform, Morecambe.

Unfortunately, Ryan was extremely grumpy and cried the whole time so I apologise to everybody who heard him!

Huge thanks to Helen, Amy, William and Elliot for being on the stand!!

Also to everybody who came by our stand and to Claire Walker from Baby Maze who invited us to stand at the Show!!

MONDAY 3RD MAY 2010 - 11:40AM START - GILLIONS 5K FUN RUN AT CROSBY, LIVERPOOL

Owen Gigg took part in the Gillions Fun Run and raised £130.00 + Gift Aidfor the Ryan Stanford Appeal.

Huge thanks to Owen who has already signed up for another fundraising event - the Sefton Triathlon on 26th June 2010.

TUESDAY 4TH MAY 2010 - SATURDAY 8TH MAY 2010 - LADOS "THE PAJAMA GAME", GRAND THEATRE, LANCASTER

Thank you so much to LADOS (Lancaster Amateur Dramatic and Operatic Society) who authorised us to do a bucket collection in aid of the appeal on every night of their performance of "The Pajama Game" - we raised a total of £449.48!!

For further information on LADOS and the Grand Theatre, please visit their website www.lados.org.uk or www.lancastergrand.co.uk

SUNDAY 9TH MAY 2010 - BEAVERBROOKS BLACKPOOL 10K

Ten people ran and completedthe Beaverbrooks Blackpool 10K in aid of the Ryan Stanford Appeal.

They wereHelen Capstick,Dave Stanford,Donna Newsham,Guy Collen,Julie Kermath,Zoe Hall,Garry Hamilton,Rob Wilson,Amy Unsworth and Kirsty Lee.

MONDAY 10TH MAY 2010 - GREAT ECCLESTON LADIES NFU - CHARITY NIGHT, OUT RAWCLIFFE VILLAGE HALL

The Ryan Stanford Appeal and the Air Ambulance were both selected as this event's chosen charities.

The event consisted of a coffee evening with a buffet, a raffle, tombola, cake stall, plant stall, fresh produce stall and a gift stall.

We received a cheque for £515.00 for the appeal!!

MONDAY 17TH MAY 2010 - 9AM TO 6PM - DANA HAND CAR WASH, BULK ROAD, LANCASTER, LA1 1DF

Dana Hand Car Wash and its customers raised £150.00 for the appeal by having a charity car wash day.

Big thanks to Amy for setting this event up!

FRIDAY 21ST MAY 2010 - 5PM TO 9PM - BOLTON-LE-SANDS CE PRIMARY SCHOOL "AN EVENING OF FUN"

Thank you once again to Amyfor setting this opportunity up for us.

We raised £67.41 on the night for the appeal - thanks to Ryan's big sister Megan and her school friends Kayleigh and Iona for helping on the stand for the night.

For further information on Bolton-le-Sands CE Primary School, please visit www.bolton-le-sands.lancsngfl.ac.uk

FRIDAY 28TH MAY 2010 - WINMARLEIGH CE PRIMARY SCHOOL

A huge thanks to all at Winmarleigh CE Primary School for raising £32.50 for the appeal by holding a non-uniform day and a cake stall.

Special thanks to 5 year old Emily Thornton for writing a letter to her teachers asking if they could raise some money for the appeal.

For further information on Winmarleigh CE Primary School, please visit www.winmarleigh.lancsngfl.ac.uk

THURSDAY 3RD JUNE 2010 - YORKSHIRE BUILDING SOCIETY CHARITABLE FOUNDATION

Many thanks to Yorkshire Building Society Charitable Foundation who kindly donated £75.00 to our appeal.

For further information on Yorkshire Building Society, please visit www.ybs.co.uk

SUNDAY 6TH JUNE 2010 - UNITED PARISH OF SCORTON, BARNACRE AND CALDER VALE CHRISTMAS APPEAL

A huge thanks to Rev David Brown for selecting us as one of six charities to receive parish donations from their christmas appeal. Thank you also to everybody who supported the christmas appeal.

The United Parish raised £400.00 for our appeal.

For further information, please visit St Peters, Scorton on www.stpetersscorton.org.uk, All Saints, Barnacre on www.allsaintsbarnacre.org.uk or St John the Evangelist, Calder Vale on www.stjohnscaldervale.org.uk

THURSDAY 10TH JUNE 2010 - SEQUENCE STEPPERS CHARITY DANCE GROUP

A huge thanks to Sequence Steppers for donating £500.00 to our appeal.

Sequence Steppers are a group of friends who organise dances at Barton Village Hall, Nr Preston on a fortnightly basis, always on a Thursday. They normally have live music, sell home-made refreshments and run a raffle. All profit is donated to local charities and worthy causes.

Should you wish to find out more information about Sequence Steppers, please contact myself (Anne) on enquiries@ryanstanfordappeal.org.uk and I shall get you in contact with the group.

SUNDAY 4TH JULY 2010 - MANCHESTER TO BLACKPOOL CYCLE RIDE

Thanks to Billy Matthews from Kirkham for raising £203.50 + gift aid by taking part in the Manchester to Blackpool cycle ride - approximately 60 miles.
SATURDAY 17TH JULY 2010 - CHILDREN'S NEARLY NEW SALE, LANCASTER AND MORECAMBE COLLEGE 1-3PM

Thank you to Amy Cook (and family) for organising this event which raised a massive £686.83 for the appeal.

Big thank you to our sponsors - Burton and Fisher Financial Services of Bare

www.burtonandfisher.co.uk

SATURDAY 24TH JULY 2010 - BLACK KNIGHTS PARACHUTE CENTRE, COCKERHAM

Thanks to Mark Woods, of C & M Auto Services, Lancasterwho dida Static Line Solo Parachute Jump in aid of the appeal.

19TH SEPTEMBER 2010 -BUPA GREAT NORTH RUN 2010, NEWCASTLE

Congratulations to Angela Knight and Katie Allan for completingthe BUPA Great North Run 2010, the world's biggest half marathon!!

FRIDAY 24TH SEPTEMBER 2010 - 1ST CHARITY GOLF COMPETITION AT HEYSHAM GOLF CLUB, NR MORECAMBE 1PM - 4PM

Thank you to everybody who attended our charity golf competition at Heysham Golf Club on the 24th Sept 2010.

In total, the golfing event raised £1,020.48 including gift aid donations. An extra £69.52 was made selling the "Alpers Syndrome" silicone bands.

Massive thanks to Heysham Golf Club and to Mark Gregson, Dave Stanford and Did Wilkins for organising the competition.

Event sponsored by Heysham Golf Club - for further information on Heysham Golf Club, please visit their website at www.heyshamgolfclub.co.uk

SUNDAY 26TH SEPTEMBER 2010 - FLEETWOOD TRIATHLON

Congratulations to Paul Burrows and Adrian Pailingfor taking part in the Fleetwood Triathlon and raising a huge £490 in aid of the appeal!!

For further information on the triathlon, please visit www.fleetwoodtri.org.uk

SATURDAY 9TH OCTOBER 2010 - CHARITY CASINO NIGHT AT THE DOLPHIN PUB, UXBRIDGE

Ian and Sam Seeley (and friends and family) organised this fundraising event in memory of their daughter, Neve Seeley, who sadly passed away in June to Alpers. They are an absolutely amazing family and have raised thousands of pounds for the appeal.

FRIDAY 15TH OCTOBER 2010 - SPECIAL CHARITY CONCERT AT COCKERHAM PARISH HALL, COCKERHAM

Joe Gardner, Family and Friends raised £700 at this event for the appeal.

SATURDAY 23RD OCTOBER 2010 - CHARITY DISCO& CABARET NIGHT AT THE MORECAMBE CRICKET CLUB

Trisha Wilkinson, family, friends and colleagues from Lune Park Children'sCentre raised £1,475.00 for the appeal.

SATURDAY 20TH NOVEMBER 2010 - "MAGIC OF THE MUSICALS" CHARITY CONCERT AT MORECAMBE PARISH CHURCH

Paul Atkinson and friends raised £837.08 for the appeal at this fantastic event.

WEDNESDAY 26TH JANUARY 2011 - FURNESS BUILDING SOCIETY CHARITY CHALLENGE FINAL AT THE GRAND THEATRE, ST LEONARDS GATE, LANCASTER

Amy-Jo won the Furness Building Society Charity Challenge raising an amazing £1,000 cash prize for the Ryan Stanford Appeal.

What an amazing voice she has (look her up on YouTube!) and what an incredible 13 year old!!

Thank you Amy-Jo so much - your support has been greatly appreciated xx

NB. Since the show, I have also received a letter from Furness Building Society informing me that they had invited Amy-Jo to sing at their AGM and she had asked them to donate £100 to the Ryan Stanford Appeal on her behalf xx

6TH-14TH JUNE 2011 - TEAM OF 5 RAISING FUNDS BIKING OVER TO SPAIN AND BACK!

Caz Cartmell, a good friend of mine who I was studying my QS degree with prior to Ryan falling poorly, has recently informed me that her lovely husband, Ade and 4 others are raising money for the appeal by biking from Blackpool, UK to Spain and back - a mere 2000 mile round trip!!

Please support them on their mission by way of donation via their Justgiving page http://www.justgiving.com/caz-cartmell

17TH JULY 2011 - RYAN STANFORD APPEAL FAMILY FUN DAY ORGANISED BY CAROLINE WARNE, FAMILY AND FRIENDS AT KIRKHAM & WESHAM CRICKET CLUB, WOODLANDS AVENUE, KIRKHAM, PR4 2JQ

 

A good friend of ours, Caroline Warne is, along with her friends and family, organised a Charity Family Fun Day for the appeal at Kirkham Cricket Club, Nr Preston.The weather certainly was not our side hence many outdoor activities had to be cancelled however both myself and Dave were touched to see how many people had turned up to support the appeal. They raised a grand total of £311.75 for the appeal. Without people like these giving their time and effort to raise funds for the appeal, we would not be where we are today.... Thank you so much to everybody - both organisers and those who supported the event in some way...

P.S. Caroline, family and friends also rallied round to get winners prizes and auction prizes for the golf competition - this has so far generated a further £50.00 for the appeal xx

22ND JULY 2011 - RYAN STANFORD APPEAL CHARITY GOLF COMPETITION 2011 AT HEYSHAM GOLF CLUB

Thank you so much to everybody who took part in our golf competition on Friday which raised a huge £1,672.56!!!
Many thanks to Heysham Golf Club for hosting the event, 32090 Taxis for donating the trophies & everybody who helped organise the competition or raffle prizes - Mark Gregson, Cheryl Davis, Did Wilkins, Dean Warne, Dave Stanford, Rod Bunce, Stephen Calvert and the list goes on.....

SATURDAY 13TH AUGUST 2011 - RYAN STANFORD APPEAL SPONSORED PUB CRAWL - 31 PUBS IN UNDER 13 HOURS STARTING AND FINISHING AT THE YORK PUB, MORECAMBE

Massive thanks to the 13 people who took part in the sponsored pub crawl last Saturday - 31 pubs in under 13 hours. Just from collecting in the pubs you visited, you raised £613.09!! Obviously then the sponsor money is on top of this. Many thanks to Helen Capstick, Sue Taylor and Linda Murray for organising this event and also to Mick and Lynn at the York pub, Morecambe and to Roy and Claire at the Three Mariners, Lancaster for providing much needed food along the way. Well done everyone!!