Help local older people by organising or taking part in a fundraising event for Age UK Shropshire Telford & Wrekin.
The need for our help has increased rapidly recently and this puts huge strains on support for services that really make a difference to older people's lives: like day centres, our befriending visitors, the advocacy service and our benefits advice team.
As an independent local charity we rely heavily on the goodwill and support of local people and we are particularly grateful to those people and groups that hold fundraising events on our behalf.
Fundraise with MyDonate
If you'd like to raise money for us why not create an online fundraising page, to make collecting the money from your fundraising activity even easier. We’ve teamed up with MyDonate, BT’s free online fundraising service, which means we receive 100% of the donations made. Just personalise your fundraising page with a photo and some details about your event and start sharing it. Let us know what you've got planned and we'll help spread the word.
Our MyDonate page
Unleash your imagination
Here are just some of the things people have done to raise money for Age UK Shropshire Telford & Wrekin:
- Cake sale
- Fashion show
- Coffee morning
- Pole dancing
- Bag packing
- Aerobatic challenge
Caroline Moss ran in the 2017 London Marathon to help local older people
'I have seen first hand how Age UK Shropshire Telford & Wrekin does so much for older people, as well as supporting their families.
I wanted to give something back by running the London Marathon and raising as much as I could.'
Thank you to all our fundraisers! If you'd like to join them please call us on 01743 233 123.