12 months - 12 challenges

Discussion in 'Charities and Welfare' started by wompingwillow, Aug 8, 2007.

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  1. ok me and my mate have come up with a 12 month 12 challenges idea for 12 forces charities

    so far we have come up with the following charities :

    1 ,The Army Benevolent Fund,
    2,Ex-Services Mental Welfare Society (COMBAT STRESS,
    3,Gurkha Welfare Trust,
    4,The Queen Alexandra Hospital Home,
    5,The Royal Air Force Benevolent Fund
    6,SSAFA Forces Help,
    7, St Dunstan's,
    8,royal navy benevolent trust

    and the following fund raising ideas


    1, at least two 10 k's

    any ideas for other charities/fund raising ideas greatfully recieved

    edited to add the following message

    "friend would like it to be added that...

    she is marrying a squaddie and is doing this for pure fundraising reasons, not because she is a squaddie cock hunting whore bag


    happy now?!
     
  2. This year is the 25th anniversary of the Falklands War.
    If you would like to do one of your fundraising events for
    The South Atlantic Medal Association
    we would be most grateful to you.
    All the best with your 12 challenges!
    Many thanks :D
     
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  4. 1 ,The Army Benevolent Fund,
    2,Ex-Services Mental Welfare Society (COMBAT STRESS,
    3,Gurkha Welfare Trust,
    4,The Queen Alexandra Hospital Home,
    5,The Royal Air Force Benevolent Fund
    6,SSAFA Forces Help,
    7, St Dunstan's,
    8,royal navy benevolent trust
    9, Royal Hospital Chelsea
    10, The South Atlantic Medal Association - could you send me some more info on this one please sweets so I know who to contact etc
     
  5. msr

    msr LE

    http://www.erskine.org.uk/

    Founded in 1916, Erskine has provided nursing and medical care for former members of our Armed Forces through two world wars and the more recent conflicts and peace keeping initiatives of the twentieth and twenty first centuries. Re-building shattered lives, restoring dignity and providing first class care to ex-Service men and women both young and old have been the cornerstones on which Erskine has built an unrivalled reputation.

    John Smeaton can't be wrong ;)

    msr
     
  6. msr

    msr LE

    http://www.blesma.org/

    BLESMA is a National Charity, Registered Charity Number 1084189 for Limbless and Ex-Service Men and Women, their dependants and Widows. The objectives of the Association are to promote the welfare of all those of either sex who have lost a limb or limbs, or one or both eyes, or the use of limbs as a result of service in any branch of Her Majesty's Forces or Auxiliary Forces and to assist needy dependants of such service limbless. We will also help those who lose a limb after service.

    msr
     
  7. Airborne forces security fund
     
  8. Done -check your pm's for the chap to contact.
    Also see website for general info HERE
    Many thanks!
     
  9. 1 ,The Army Benevolent Fund,
    2,Ex-Services Mental Welfare Society (COMBAT STRESS,
    3,Gurkha Welfare Trust,
    4,The Queen Alexandra Hospital Home,
    5,The Royal Air Force Benevolent Fund
    6,SSAFA Forces Help,
    7, St Dunstan's,
    8,royal navy benevolent trust
    9, Royal Hospital Chelsea
    10, The South Atlantic Medal Association
    11,BLESMA
    12,Erskine

    possibly now lasting nearer two years!
     
  10. might be worth sorting a paypal account for donations.