Fundraising

News of fundraising activities

Aug 222018
 
One of our amazing volunteers has been making these gorgeous handmade bird boxes – which you can buy for only £5 each (any colour combination available). All proceeds go towards improving the park/future events. To place an order one, please message us using the following email address :      moorsideparkfriends@yahoo.co.uk (more…)
May 302018
 
St.Modwen have donated £500 to the Moorside Running Club, and issued a press release on 24th May 2018 : “The Friends of Moorside Park promote healthy lifestyles to the local community with a weekly running club on Tuesday evenings, for all ages and abilities. Recognised by Run Together, part of England Athletics, the Moorside Park (more…)
Mar 152018
 
We are selling a variety of handmade Easter crafts lovingly made by our volunteers. The items would make a perfect alternative to an Easter egg and ALL proceeds goes towards improving the park. If you live locally we can arrange delivery (or you can collect from us), to order an item please email moorsideparkfriends@yahoo.co.uk (more…)
Oct 232017
 
As we had to cancel our Halloween event on Saturday we have lots of spooky crafts which are available to order. All proceeds go towards improving the park, if you would like to order any items we can deliver to you. 📷 Click image to open in a new window and view full size 🎃 (more…)
Feb 152017
 
Two of the Moorside4Action team, Elizabeth Van Duyvenbode and Jim Hicks were interviewed on Sandgrounder Radio’s Nella program about running, parks, running, chatting (Jim – or can I call you Mo?), training, cakes and of course The Marathon and the great cause – Action Medical Research – for whom they are running. Also the fundraising (more…)
Oct 242016
 
Thank you to everyone who came along to our spook-tacular event. We raised £418.10 which will be used to improve the park. Special thanks to all the volunteers, bakers & muscle for setting up/clearing away – you are all amazing! You can view our Event Photo Album HERE 2016-10-23_11-29-00Jack LanternsPicturesPicturesPicturesPicturesPictures (more…)
Nov 092015
 
Our crafty volunteers have been busy making goodies to raise funds for our park. Here are some of the items available for order/purchase. To place an order, contact us via social media or via our contact page. Thank you for supporting our park : ITEM DESCRIPTION Festive stockings £5 (plus £2 to be customised with (more…)
Oct 262015
 
One of our volunteers (and Run Leaders) – Jim has secured a place in the 2016 London Marathon and will be raising funds for our group to improve the park. As we are only a small community group we were not able to register his virginmoney page ourselves (as you need to be a registered (more…)