Posts Categorized: Fundraising

25th Anniversary Gala Dinner

25th Anniversary Gala Dinner

This year our Gala Dinner, which will be sponsored by Welbeing, will take place on Friday 24 November at the Castle Green Hotel in Kendal.  There’ll be a delicious three course meal – leek and potato soup, roast turkey and profiteroles with chocolate sauce –  and music from The Seals (back by popular demand).  There’ll… Read more

Britain’s Best Breakfast Roundup

Britain’s Best Breakfast Roundup

Britain’s Best Breakfast is a fundraising initiative set up by Carers Trust to help the UK’s 7 million unpaid Carers which ran from 10 – 16 October 2016 and we wanted to be involved at a local level to raise funds for Carers in South Lakeland.  We’re aware that that often Carers often don’t have… Read more

Christmas Gala Dinner 2016

Christmas Gala Dinner 2016

This year our black tie Gala Dinner, which will be sponsored by South Lakes Housing, will take place on Friday 25 November at the Castle Green Hotel in Kendal. As well a delicious three course meal, there’ll be music from The Seals, dancing and a raffle and auction with prizes donated by local businesses. The Christmas… Read more

Northern Sky Benefit gig

Northern Sky Benefit gig

Northern Sky are holding a benefit gig for South Lakeland Carers on Friday 30 September at 7.30pm at Kendal Town Hall. We’ll let them describe themselves in their own words: “Following in the gargantuan footsteps of Kendalian fame & fortune such as The Wild Beasts and British Sea Power, Northern Sky are set to rocket… Read more

Nationwide Building Society – Community Match

Nationwide Building Society – Community Match

Many thanks to the customers of the Nationwide who have nominated South Lakeland Carers to feature in their Community Match scheme. We will receive a £100 donation for being shortlisted but the charity with the most votes at the end of the campaign will receive an additional £500. If you’d like to support us, and… Read more

Thanks to Kendal Fat Face

Thanks to Kendal Fat Face

Kendal FatFace store nominated South Lakeland Young Carers as the charity they wished to support as part of their ‘Thanks for Giving Campaign’. We were delighted to receive a cheque for £889.77 which we will use to continue our work with Young Carers in South Lakeland, providing them with support groups and trips where they… Read more

Young Carers Respite Appeal

Young Carers Respite Appeal

Rare holiday ruined as thieves steal precious belongings from young carers Many thanks to the Westmoreland Gazette for making this terrible story their front page. If you would like to make a donation please visit the donation page and add a note saying you would like your donation to go towards Young Carers Respite Appeal Please… Read more

Race Night

Race Night

Our friends at the IN Group are organising a race night to raise money for us. It will take place on Saturday 5 September at Kendal Golf Club from 7.00pm. Entry price will be £2.50 and will include a race card and a race forecaster
 (with a chance of winning 2 x VIP tickets to… Read more