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Cheltenham College Prefects Raise £24,000

Cheltenham College Prefects Raise £24,000

The Chamwell Centre Charity was delighted to receive from Cheltenham College £24,000 towards our £5.1million fundraising target.   The Prefects chose The Chamwell Centre Charity as their Charity of the Year 2017/18 and raised the majority of the money (over £16,000)...

Cerebral Palsy Sport Taster Day  9 June 2018

Cerebral Palsy Sport Taster Day 9 June 2018

Thank you to all who came along to support the competitors and try out RaceRunning for the first time.    Great music as always provided by Gary Quinn and Ashleigh Turley (Milestone School pupil). Special thanks to Creed Foodservice for sponsoring the refreshments and...

Thank you Dee and Griffin: Inflatable 5k Fun Run

Thank you Dee and Griffin: Inflatable 5k Fun Run

Dee and Griffin Solicitors support the Chamwell Centre Charity on 5km Inflatable Fun Run

The 5km Inflatable Fun Run took place in Chepstow on Sunday 23rd April. Fifteen members of Dee and Griffin took part to raise funds for the Chamwell Centre Charity.

Lesley-Anne Gunn, partner at Dee and Griffin took part in the event and spoke with Chamwell Centre Charity Chair of Fundraising, Helen Mackinnon at the end.

‘The race was fantastic. Not just a 5k run but one with 10 giant inflatable obstacles to get over. It really helped in team-building as well as getting people involved in raising money for a great cause. As a group of 15 we stuck together and helped each other out through the challenges obstacles. We had a big gap in experience – from a marathon runner to someone like me who had only recently started running. We made sure that team Dee and Griffin reached the finishing line together.’

‘At Dee and Griffin we feel a responsibility to put something back into our community – this was a great way to do this and we benefitted as a team too.’

Helen Mackinnon said ‘We are very grateful to Dee and Griffin staff for their support and they are the first Gloucestershire company to make us their Charity of the Year.

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