Fundraisers

 

We love our fundraisers. Here are some of their stories... Some of these stories might give you some ideas of how you too can raise funds for the Marfan Trust.

Party Time With Our Friends in the North

Kerry O'Rouke and her friends teamed up together again to throw us a massive fun day in Glasgow, with the profits going to Breast Cancer UK and the Marfan Trust. This is her second year organising the event and the night consisted of fun events and games with a raffle that included donated gifts from…

Olivia Wijet - Colour Run

A huge well done to 10 year old Olivia and her lovely friends on completing the 5k Colour Run on Sunday 24th September in Brighton. Olivia managed to raise a brilliant £700 for the Marfan Trust, which is fantastic! Well done Olivia! Thank goodness the unicorns made her do it!

Claire and Tim Szoradi - Marfan Trust Red Carpet Ball

On Friday 22nd September, Claire and Tim Szoradi organsied a ball for the Marfan Trust in the Durker Roods Hotel in Meltham. The night consisted of a 3 course meal, raffle and DJ who played until the early hours. The night was a huge success and the Szoradi family raised a staggering £1,400 for the…

And the winner is....

…. Carol Holden….Yes this year our lucky first prize winner for the Marfan Trust summer raffle is Carol from Bickley in Kent. This year’s prize was a state of  the art Dyson V8 cord free vacuum cleaner. We hope Carol enjoys her prize and gets great use out of it. Good luck to everyone who enters…

Timothy Lighbown Family Fun Day

Timothy Lightbown held a family fun day for us on the 16th July at the Robin Bank Motorcycle shop in Lancashire. The day was held in the forecourt of the motorcycle shop where a burger wagon, a live band, a set of stalls manned by family members and a Volkswagen camper van serving posh tea in real…

Usk Open Gardens Weekend Raises £400

The Marfan Trust received some great news this week; we were nominated as the chosen charity by Dr Jan Botting to receive a donation from funds raised by the Usk Open Gardens weekend on the 18th June. The Open Gardens Weekend consists of 20 gardens which opened to the public (including Jan's) in Usk,…