Successful fundraising events in 2016


The Quiz Night on 27th January 2016 raised over £400. Well done to the organisers and thanks to all who came. The Quiz Night on 12th July 2016 raised £445. Well done to the organisers and thanks to all who came.

Jenny Long held a Fashion Show in April, at Poole in Dorset, and raised an incredible £2631. She also held a very successful Summer Concert. Well done Jenny and all the friends of Hope in Poole.

The Caistor Tea Dance returned in March 2016 and once again featured Major Swing and Kitty and raised over £500. Thanks to all who attended  and to Alan & Margaret for organising it.

Tharavadu Keralan Restaurant, Leeds hosted a Hope fundraiser on 8th May. Many thanks to the owners and staff of Tharavadu for a most successful event which raised an amazing £3000! Wonderful atmosphere, excellent food, great service. Thank you!

Thanks to Graham and Eva in Somerset who held a Garden Sale on Friday 10th June, raising £850.

Brian and Carol Cross held an Open Garden at their house in Stockport and raised £400.

The Open Garden and Afternoon Tea at Steve & Liv Redmond's house on Sunday 3rd July raised £1555. Thanks to all who came and gave so generously.

Pat Clasby's Golf Day at Haste Hill Golf Club on 9th July raised £350. Well done Pat for organising it.

The Indian Meal on 31st July, at Miller's Indian Restaurant near Grimsby, was enjoyed by all who came and raised well over £1000. Thanks to the Lincolnshire Friends of Hope for organising the event.

The Meal at Il Mulino, Hebden Bridge on Sunday 18th September raised over £700. Thanks to John Boggis for organising such an enjoyable evening and to the restaurant and its staff for their generosity.

All these events are contributing to the £24,000 we need to raise annually, in addition to sponsorship, to cover costs. Thanks to every single person who has helped.