Here’s a list of just some of the numerous events that have happened already in our epic challenge to reach £70k by Christmas 2013! We continue in 2014 to raise funds, and receive much needed support, to enable Mae’s rehab programnne to be funded. Thanks to all involved xx
Wherever possible we have linked to their website/facebook page so you can find out more about the contributors. We showcase the latest achievements at the top of the list, followed by an A-Z list of contributors, so you can search for your friends easily!
Huge thanks to everyone for their support. We will update totals from events as we have them and you can also see daily updates at Mae’s facebook page.
We are also thankful for those hosting collection tubs for us and the individual donations to Mae’s Just Giving Page. All your donations mean the world and every penny really does count. It’s amazing just how much claiming Gift Aid boosts your donation too – please claim it if you can! Thank you xxx
NatWest Doncaster held a bake-sale at the bank, in support of Hope4Mae. Thanks to them for their continued support of Mae’s fund.
Doncaster Phoenix RUFC has selected Hope4Mae as thei charity of the Year! We are thrilled to be receiving ongoing support forom them throughout 2014. Thank you!
Kerry Doherty, Enya Samways, Barry Stewart, Nicola Brookes, Jay Samways and James Bowmantook part in Rat Race Dirty Weekend. There was a staggering array of monstrous obstacles to challenge the hardest contender! Every penny raised will go towards Mae’s post-op therapy. We will confirm the total raised when all the sponsorship is in. You can still donate on their JustGiving page.
A to Z of achievements!
Asda Cafe Doncaster raised £62.67 from staff and customer donations. Thank you!
Ashby Tavern, Hinckley Wednesday night quizzers raised £500. The Summer Fair added another £460! Thank you so much x
Barbara Pearce, Chris Wheeler and Mary Barnard stood at Huntingdon Racecourse Car Boot and raised £180 from their efforts, boosted to £225 by Gift Aid – thank you!
Barclays Bank – High Street Doncaster Thank You to Customers who have raised a fantastic £24.86 so far. We really appreciate your kind support!
Bechers Brook, Cantley Thank you to the Landlord and Customers for your very kind donation of £28.77, and a second of £17.61 – We appreciate your continued kind support! x
Big Jon’s Café, Doncaster £39.00. Thank you to staff and customers who continue to support us – we cant thank you enough. Another fantastic amount raised!
Bracken Moor Sports Club, Sheffield S36 2AN, took the strain on our behalf and let us be their guest at their Family Fun Day in aid of Mae! Thank you so much to Anthea and Tom Bebb who organised this event for us, after Tom had been at work driving his truck and had heard news of Mae’s plight. Being a parent himself Mae’s story really touched Tom and so he decided that he would really like to help Mae towards achieving her dream of walking! When Mae’s Mum asked Anthea how we could contribute she simply asked that we come along, do nothing and enjoy the day! A great day was had by all and we will post news of the total raised as soon as we have it. Thank you x
Cantley Co-op, Goodison Boulevarde raised £148.36 from their hamper raffle. Thanks to staff and customers for their support!
‘Cantley Park Family Beach Party Walk’. Thanks to all who attended! We met at Cantley Park Pavilion, in our best beach wear, for a walk in the woods and back onto the park for some beach style games. The sun shone for us, and we raised money for Mae along the way!
Cantley Post Office – £26.60 raised by staff and customers – thank you!
Chips and Things, Moorends – £48.21 Raised by Staff & Customers, thanks!
Clare Whiteley and family, Mae and her Mum, completed a 5k Fun Run in Leeds. Mae was expremely proud to show off her medal and all the girls got a good workout pushing Mae’s wheelchair up hills! To pay in your sponsorship to this event please go to Mae’s Just Giving page and make your payment with a message saying you are supporting ‘Leeds 5k’
Comrades Club, Doncaster – £61.66 raised. Thank you to everyone for their kind support!!
Cynthia Mann undertook the Great North Swim across Windermere raising a fabulous £310, boosted to £387.50 by Gift Aid. Thank you for your kind support.
DFS at Bentley Moor Lane held a raffle and raised £192 – thank you all!
DHL Supply Chain, Bawtry Campus £1000, boosted to £1250 by Gift Aid from all the staff who use the pool tables. Thanks to Nathan Middlebrook, who suggested the charity.
Doncaster Wheelers have raised £409 by cycling from Doncaster to the Humber Bridge and back! Thank you all for your fabulous support!
Entwined Beauty Salon, Doncaster – An amazing £161.50 raised by staff & customers. A great step to help Mae achieve her dreams and give her the chance of a more independent future!!
The Environment Agency held a charity day and sold buns in aid of Mae. £1000 was raised – thank you so much!
Fantazy Dress and Andrea Francis presented Peppa Pig’s Tea Party at Armthorpe Community Centre. Thank you to everyone who supported this event. Total raised to be confirmed shortly.
Fish Bits, Hyde Park, Doncaster and Leah Wilson – thanks for your recent collection of £91.59!
Forrest Leishman raised a fantastic £508.00 for Hope4Mae from cakes sales, raffle tickets and generous donations to his sponsored Great North Run. You can still donate to his completed challenge on his Just Giving page.
Gala Bingo, Wheatley Hall Road raised another £272.50 to add to the pot. Thank you for your continued support of Mae’s fund!
The George, Spaldwick, Cambs has a pot for Mae and have made regular donations to the JustGiving page. Thank you for your continued efforts!
Grace Kydd & Clare Whiteley completed the Sheffield 10k run in 1hr 18 mins. – well done and thanks!! To pay in your sponsorship to this event please go to Mae’s Just Giving page and make your payment with a message saying you are supporting ‘Clare & Grace’s 10k’
Haart Estate Agents, Doncaster and Charlotte Longworth organised a sponsored advertising campaign on behalf of Mae’s fund, along with 50 local volunteers who gave the Haart ‘sold’ boards a home for 2 weeks. Tongues were certainly wagging when neighbours thought we were all moving house! A fabulous £500 raised – thanks to all involved xx
Haart Doncaster, Estate Agents, recently sponsed Hope4Mae again, to advertise our charity football match on their ‘for sale’ boards. The game was held at Doncaster Rovers, in memory of Jamie Rowe. All proceeds were donated to Mae’s post-op therapy. Huge thanks for the Jamie Rowe Memorial fund raising team for nominating Mae’s charity for this event xx
Hawthorn Social Club Goodison Boulevard, Cantley held a Family Fun Day in aid of Mae on Bank Holiday Monday. There was a sponsored walk, raffle and tombola events, face painting and fun for everyone! Many thanks also for hosting our Charity Concert in aid of Mae. All proceeds will go to Mae’s fund. Thank you to everyone who supported the day.
Hayfield School, Auckley was the venue for A Night of Beauty, and raised a massive £246! Many thanks to Sam Hirst, Hayley, Jenny & Lisa and also to Sam’s Mum Elaine and Grandma Pat for all of their help and time making yummy treats!!
Helvellyn Triathlon Congratulations to Chris, Andy, Elaine & Joe who completed this triathlon in support of Mae – considered one of the top 10 toughest triathlon races on the planet! The event consists of a 1 mile swim in Ullswater Lake, an exceptionally steep 38 mile cycle over the kirkstone Pass, followed by a 9 mile run up and down the UKs 3rd highest peak (3118 feet). You can still donate to their great achievement on their Just Giving page.
Hibaldstow sponsored skydives for Hope4Mae have now all been completed, including Mae’s Dad – you can see his dive here! Please follow the links to individual Just Giving pages to sponsor your chosen sky-diver! (Please note, some of these divers were rescheduled from 22nd July due to cloud cover)
Referee Howard Webb hosted a charity football match with ex-Doncaster Rovers players Tim Ryan & Jan Budtz as Captains. Thanks to all involved we had a great time and will update funds raised after confirmation of total.
Marvin Stacey’s Just Giving page.
Matt Broadbent’s Just Giving page.
Sid Jones & Danielle Weston’s Just Giving page.
Sarah Flavell’s Just Giving page.
Gavin Cowell – Donate on Mae’s Just Giving page with Gavin’s name noted
Dean Miller – Donate on Mae’s Just Giving page with Dean’s name noted
Hope4Mae Variety Night, held at The Earl of Doncaster on Thursday 19th September, included a host of entertainment. Everyone arrived in their glam outfits and a great night was had by all! Mae’s Mega Raffle raised £3804 in ticket sales, added to this was the proceeds of games on the evening, further kind donations and a charity auction – making an extra £951.00. That’s a total of £4755.00! A-Mae-ZING!!
Special thanks go to all of the entertainers at the hope4mae variety night:
* Mark Huby for his compering talents & Nellie Stagles Dancers
* Harriet Thompson
* Mark & Kay Gale – Gale Force
* Claire Moorhouse
* Comedians – Matt Fong – Our Mothers Did ‘Ave ‘Em
Please call Amy on 07572 878 679 to claim any outsatnding prizes. Thanks to all xx
Jamie McDonnell fight, Keepmoat Stadium Thanks to all for their generous donations, raising £1350! We would also like to thank Jamie McDonnell and family for their support x
Jane and Emily Pearson ran the York 10k as a Mum and daughter team, closing at a respectable 1h 2mins and 1h 7mins respectively! You can donate to their effort at Mae’s Just Giving page, quoting Emily and Jane’s 10k in your comment. Thank you to them for their hard work!
Lakeside Primary, Sandy Lane, DN4 5ES kindly held their Summer Fair in aid of Mae. Thanks for everyone’s support! An amazing £2964.13 was raised for Mae’s fund!
Michelle Farrar & Ravinder Rall from VWG CSC have had their heads shaved to raise money for hope4mae. Thanks so much for your support!
Mr & Mrs Lloyd very kindly offered to have a collection tub at their wedding in support of Mae! Thank you to everyone for their kindness and generosity to our little girl. £57.09 raised, thank you x
Looay Gharib cycled from the Grimsby Telegraph Office to the London Daily Mail Office – a massive undertaking! You can still donate to his completed challenge on his Just Giving page.
Magna Park – Many thanks to all at Nissan Forklift GB, Nissan Motor Parts Center and Ceva for supporting the cake stand for Mae. £160.08 was raised, boosted to £200.10 by Gift Aid. Great effort!
McAuley School Year 9 Business Studies students raised £250 from their enterprise fair, boosted to a whopping £312.50 by Gift Aid. £117 was raised by Trish Clarke, for her ‘name the clown’. Thank you for your support!
The Nail Salon, 26 Cedric Rd, Edenthorpe DN3 2HZ ran a sponsored ‘man wax’ in support of Mae. £900 was raised from the man wax on the day, and there will be the donations from the collection tub to be added too – thank you! To pay in your sponsorship to this event please go to Mae’s Just Giving page and make your payment with a message saying you are supporting ‘Corinne’s Man Wax’
NatWest, High Street, Doncaster – £113.40 raised by staff and customers. Many thanks to everyone who made kind donations of cakes and raffle prizes and to those who supported us on the day.
Next Plc Elmsall way & Elmsall Drive staff raised £55.00 – thank you!
One Stop Cantley staff and customers raised £42.39. Thank you for supporting Hope4Mae!
Queens Fish Bar, Armthorpe – a fantastic £81.84 raised by staff and customers. Thank you so much for your continued support!
RealFitness held a Charity Bootcamp at Cusworth Hall. £90.87 – a fantastic amount! Many thanks to everyone who came and also to Frederick Tomlinson for his run and to Mel Broadhurst for her kind support xx
Red Balloon Day Nursery raised a massive £301 from their bake sale – thank you all!
Relish Doncaster raised £60 from staff and customer donations. Thank you!
Congratulations to Sean Hepworth and pals on their 4 day coast to coast ride – Southport to Hornsea – 225 mile cycle ride! Thank you so much x
Shelley Harris has completed her sponsored head shave in Bowers Fold, Doncaster DN1 1HF. To pay in your sponsorship to this event please go to Mae’s Just Giving page and make your payment with a message saying you are supporting ‘Shelley’s Head Shave’
Sine FM Wayne Ryalls & Friends sponsored cycle £1044.00 was the incredible amount raised by Wayne Ryalls, David Buck, Steven Greenwood and Nick Kean for their sponsored cycle from Cleethorpes to Doncaster. Massive thanks to everyone who sponsored this event and to Dawn Bates and Carl Courtesy of OMLU xx You can continue to donate on his Just Giving page.
SMT Xtra made a personal donation, then an additional generous company donation of £2000 adding: ‘We would like to encourage local companies to donate please remember you can donate as a company as well!’ Thank you for your kind support.
Mr & Mrs Thomson, family and friends raised an amazing £530.00 through their Armthorpe Coffee Morning, tombola and kind donations at Angela and Stewart’s Wedding Anniversary. Thank you to all involved xx
Three Horse Shoes, Branton – £60.28 raised by staff and customers, as well as monies already paid in! Thank you for your continued support x
Toast, Doncaster – £117.86 raised by staff and customers. Thanks to Marcus and Shaun for their fantastic support!
Toby Carvery – Punch’s Hotel raised £65 from donations of staff and customers. Thank you.
Tony Turner who completed an impressive 12 hour sponsored walk around Lakeside, Doncaster and has raised around £1000 so far – thank you! To pay in your sponsorship to this event please go to Mae’s Just Giving page and make your payment with a message saying you are supporting ‘Lakeside Walk’
Tough Mudder was the challenge of choice for a whole host of crazy Hope4Mae volunteers! If there is a tough way to raise money for charity then this is it! Battling icy water, mud baths, electric shocks and endurance tasks and running. You are all officially crazy and we at Hope4Mae thank you for it!
Team One members were ‘The Outlaws’ – Mark Howell, Lisa Swainston, Estelle Hodgson, Garrie Hodges, Kevin Holt, Craig Turner and Mark Fletcher. You can sponsor them on their Just Giving page.
Team Two members were Lucy Mckinstrey, Nigel Mckinstrey, Dave Sanderson, Paul Sanderson, Tracy Miller, Will Hanley, Mark Ackroyd, Tony Purdy & Gareth Edwards. You can sponsor them on their Just Giving page.
Thanks also to Phil & Luke, Lex Robson and Curtis, Antony McBride, who also threw themselves in at the deep end in aid of Mae’s fund!
Vivo Restaurant, Doncaster Huge Thanks to Staff & Customers who have raised an amazing £227.83 for Hope4Mae. We really appreciate your kind support. Every penny will give Mae a great chance of having a more independent future! x
VWG CSC in Leeds raised £508 with baking and a raffle. Huge thanks to all involved!
Xercise4less raised £350 for their charity combat training. Thank you so much to everyone who joined in!