29 August 2013
Photo of Swale Valley Stompers and Advert for The Lost World
The Northallerton fundraising committee for Macmillan have had a busy 2013 raising almost £7000 from several events.
Events included the annual Ladies Lunch in April which raised a record £2,215.26, Langton Farm refreshments in June, a concert by the Swale Valley Stompers with an afternoon of jazz in July, an Open Gardens Day, and the annual Flag Day in Northallerton High Street on 17 August (with help from members of the Swale Valley Stompers) which raised £1,273.79.
In addition the committee have been given cheques amounting to a further £2,655 (£435 from Hambleton District Council; £520 from a concert by Darlington Band and Northallerton College Band in May; £700 from Male Voice Choir concert in June; £1000 from Northallerton Variety Company concerts in memory of Ann Phillips in June). The committee are extremely grateful for all the support they have received this year.
Our next events will be the World’s Biggest Coffee Morning in Northallerton Town Hall on Wednesday 18 September 9.00-2.00 and a return visit by North Country Theatre (presenting a comedy, The Lost World) on Saturday 9 November at The Forum, Northallerton, tickets £10. For further information about these events or our committee please call 01609 772620
Lindsay Kay, Fundraising manager for Tees Valley would like to say a huge thank you to the members and friends of the Northallerton committee for such terrific support. The funds raised will make a difference to local people affected by cancer.
If you would like to organise your own event or fundraise for Macmillan Cancer Support, please call 0300 1000 200 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org for more information or a fundraising pack.