Category Archives: Fundraising

Tracey to run Bristol 10k for carers

Tracey, 58, cares for her husband Paul who was diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer’s four years ago. She’s now fundraising for a 10KM run to raise money for the Carers’ Centre. “Last summer, I had a bit of a wobble. Everything … Continue reading

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Support Kimberley and Rio in their mega fundraiser!

Kimberley Williams is fundraising for 8 charities in a mammoth campaign to support the organisations who helped her family during the first year of her son Rio’s life. Rio had a number of complications after he was born which meant … Continue reading

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Fundraiser Stories: Bath & the Half give mental health boost to young runner

RUH Administrator Jess Sowton, 25, is running the Bath Half this year in aid of the Carers’ Centre. This is Jess’s second half marathon and she hopes to get close to a two hour run this time around. There’s still … Continue reading

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Sponsored Walk Set to Raise £2,000+ for Carers

We held our second sponsored walk last month on Saturday, April 21, to raise awareness of unpaid carers and the challenges they face. Forty walkers (and a few dogs!) participated in the six mile walking route to raise money for … Continue reading

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Budding Fundraiser Helps Raise Money for Young Carers

After seeing the picture of the Carers’ Centre minibus with its tyres stolen, 7-year-old Finley knew he had to take action. He decided to hold a cake sale at his primary school in Bishop Sutton to raise funds for young … Continue reading

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Join Super Sonia on our Sponsored Walk

We are holding our second annual walk on April 21 and walkers may raise an eyebrow or two along the route. Fancy dress is being encouraged and our CEO Sonia will be donning a Superwoman outfit to lead the way. Sonia says … Continue reading

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Rosie Runs: How Our Summer Volunteer Ran a Half Marathon!

By Rosie Hurley If you’d have told me this time last year that in a few weeks’ time I’d be running a half marathon, there’s no way I would’ve believed you. Added to that, that I’ll have raised over £350 … Continue reading

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Celebrate our 20th birthday at one of our special concerts this November!

We are holding 2 special concerts to celebrate our birthday. We’d love to see you there! Tickets for each concert are £7 (£6 for carers) with all proceeds going towards our work in the community. Call 01761 431 388 or … Continue reading

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Support our young carers – buy their 2017 calendar now!

Our artsy young carers have been going out walking at different points in the year at Ammerdown Woods, near Radstock, taking photographs of the changing scenery. With these photographs we’ve compiled a 2017 Young Carers Calendar! For £5 + P&P … Continue reading

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Our Sponsored Birthday Walk

The sun shone on our Bath Centre last Sunday as 55 fantastic walkers completed our 20th Birthday Sponsored Walk through the Two Tunnels. It was amazing to see such a range of people walking, including some singers from the Jenny … Continue reading

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