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The Slimming 4 Woman Group taking part in the Big Knit

Fundraise for usWe are very grateful to anyone who might want to organise their own fundraising event to support our services.

We can help you by providing collection tins, posters, stickers, T-Shirts and balloons.

vents and Challenges
Each year we organise a number of exciting events to raise money. From quiz nights to coffee mornings, open gardens, sponsored bike rides and challenge events you’ll be able to find something to suit you. Taking part in an event is a great way to support us. 
Visit our Events Diary to find an event near you.
At Age UK Suffolk, we are very grateful to anyone who might want to organise their own fundraising event to support our services. We can help you by providing collection tins, T shirts, posters, stickers and balloons. 
Raising a donation of £85 could pay for a Forget-me-Not Dementia Club afternoon, enabling 20 older people with memory problems and their family carers to have a relaxing and enjoyable afternoon out of the house together. 
For information, advice or ideas please see our A-Z of Fundraising Ideas or contact us on fundraising@ageuksuffolk.org or call 01473 359911. 
Challenges and Treks 
If you feel brave enough to take on a new challenge why not raise money for a local charity at the same time – making it even more rewarding and worthwhile.
There a number of local and national events for you to take part in. Whether you fancy undertaking a skydive, fun run,  marathon, swimming challenge, bike ride, mountain trek or even climbing a mountain, find your challenge and tackle your own Mount Everest.
We've listed a few events below that are available in the coming months, but you may have your own event in mind, in which case please get in touch. (should these be listed in the event diary and directed there instead?)
Great East Swim, ½ mile – 10K various distances available
Location: Alton Water, Ipswich, Suffolk
When: 18 June 2016
For more information please visit: www.greatrun.org/great-swim
The Orwell Walk – walk and cycle routes available
Location: Ipswich
When: 26 June 2016
For more information please visit: http://www.orwellwalk.co.uk/ 
Mucky Mayhem, 5 or 10K mud and obstacle course
Location: Saxmundham, Suffolk
When: 24 September 2016
For more information please visit: www.muckyraces.co.uk
Whole Hog Races, mud and obstacle course
Location: Wantisden , Woodbridge
When: 16 October 
For more information please visit: http://www.wholehograces.co.uk/ 
Please let us know about your fundraising activities. We can support you with a sponsorship form, T shirt and details for online giving sites. 
fundraising@ageuksuffolk.org
Telephone: 01473 359911 

 

Support our events 

We hold a range of fundraising events throughout the year including quiz nights, The Big Knit, coffee mornings, open gardens, concerts, Slip into Slippers,and shopping events so you’ll be able to find something to suit you.  

See our events diary

 

Challenges and Treks 

If you feel brave enough to take on a new challenge why not raise money for a local charity at the same time – making it even more rewarding and worthwhile.There a number of local and national events for you to take part in. Whether you fancy undertaking a skydive, fun run,  marathon, swimming challenge, bike ride, mountain trek or even climbing a mountain, find your challenge and tackle your own Mount Everest.

 

How your fundraising can help

£10 could help an older person to remain living independently through a one hour meeting with a trained advisor.

£30 could pay for benefits advice that helps older people receive their financial entitlement, improving their quality of life and meet the cost of living.

£50 could fund a year’s telephone befriending providing friendship and support for an older person who feels lonely or isolated.

Send us an email telling us what you plan to do and how we can help.

We are registered with the fundraising regulator

Find out how you can fundraise for us