There are many different ways you can fundraise for us to help improve the lives of many older people in Dacorum.
 
Here are a few ways which may be suitable for you or your workplace:
 
Hold a 'dress down' day for staff asking for a small donation in return
 
Organise a cake and bake sale - a lunchtime treat!
 
Get your friends together for a coffee morning. Some home baked cakes and a raffle help make this a winning event.
 
Involve your local sports club,social group or pub and hold a quiz night.
 
Join our mailing list to be notified of our programme of events.
 
Any money raised or donated to us, big or small, is extremely valuable to us. Here is how you could make a difference:
 

£1.50 will pay for us to send a handwritten birthday card with a personal message to someone who lives alone and dosen't have any close family or friends.

£2 will pay for us to answer an information and signposting call

£4 will help to pay for a  call made by our Telephone club to a housebound older person

£10 will pay for entertainment and a gift at our Christmas parties

£25 will pay for art and craft materials at a group session in our Dementia/Cogs Clubs

£50 will provide refreshments for our Tea and Chat groups for 3 months

£100 will pay for 6 counselling sessions to help a troubled older person alleviate his/her anxieties

£300 will pay for the cost of a year of weekly friendship visits to lonely, isolated people by our befriending service

£500 will subsidise our handyperson hardship fund which helps to keep older vulnerable people safe and warm in their own homes

£1,000 will take 40 older, lonely people on a day trip to the seaside.

£15,000 will help set up and run a specialist club for people with dementia.
 

For more information and to help us raise money please contact:
 
01442 259049 or email admin@ageukdacorum.org.uk
 

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