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Snowdon 2018

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Published on 30 April 2018 10:57 AM

Day to day living can be like climbing a mountain for some older people, so 16 members of staff and their families will be climbing Snowdon in May. The challenge will raise vital funds for Age UK Derby & Derbyshire to enable local older people to love later life.

Event date: 20th May 2018


SnowdonSnowdon is the highest mountain in Wales, at an elevation of 1,085 metres above sea level, and the highest point in the British Isles outside the Scottish Highlands.

For more information:

Contact: Di Cliff
Telephone: 01773 766922

How to donate the Snowdon 2018 challenge:

  • By Text

 You can only text certain set amounts (£1, £2, £3, £4, £5 or £10). All you have to do is text the code UPGO18 followed by the amount to 70070.

For example to donate £5 to Age UK Derby & Derbyshire, text UPGO18 £5 to 70070

More information about the Text Giving service by Just Giving


  • One-off donations of any amount

Visit our My Donate page ( to make a donation online you can also add Gift Aid to your donation at no extra cost. If you would like to set up your own fundraising page as part of this appeal, you can do that here too:

Donate to the Snowdon 2018 challenge


*Information about the Text Giving service by Just Giving:

You can use your mobile phone to text a donation which will be added to your mobile phone bill or deducted from your credit if on pay as you go.

There will not be a charge for you to text an anonymous donation and you have the opportunity to add Gift Aid after your donation if you are a taxpayer. Whilst the service is free and 100% of the donation comes to us, you will be charged a text message at your standard message rate.

We are only given your donation and not given your name or mobile phone, so this is completely anonymous.

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