Fundraising

Christine Talbot launches car raffle for Martin House

Christine Talbot launches car raffle for Martin House

News presenter Christine Talbot has helped Martin House Hospice Care for Children and Young People launch its annual grand car raffle.

The ITV Calendar host popped into the hospice to take a look at the brand new Citroen C1 which one lucky person will win for just a £1 ticket.

Theatre launches Friends scheme to help raise funds

Theatre launches Friends scheme to help raise funds

The charity that owns and runs Joseph Rowntree Theatre on Haxby Road is fundraising to help finance an ambitious plan to expand and improve facilities as well as make it truly accessible to all.

York’s only Art Deco theatre, the Joseph Rowntree Theatre is a unique listed building and community asset. It was built in 1935 for the benefit of Rowntree’s employees and the citizens of York.

Local Couple take on Zambian Expedition to raise money for conservation

Local Couple take on Zambian Expedition to raise money for conservation

Steve Popple and Janie Chapelow are taking part in an expedition in Zambia this year to support the elephant conservation charity, Tusk, and Conservation Lower Zambezi in their Environmental Education Programme. The programme forms part of the organisation’s approach to combat poaching of wildlife and natural resource exploitation in and around the Lower Zambezi National Park. Last year’s inaugural campaign raised over £25,000.

York City FC collection - volunteers urgently needed, Good Friday 19th April

York City FC collection - volunteers urgently needed, Good Friday 19th April

We’ve been given the fantastic opportunity to fundraise at York City FC, during their next home game at Bootham Crescent – and we need your help to make it happen!

We are urgently in need of 8-10 volunteers who will wear a blue York Mind t-shirt, hold a blue bucket, and help us collect funds at the home game against Spennymoor Town FC.

York Mind Charity Golf Day – Entries now open

York Mind Charity Golf Day – Entries now open

York Mind Charity Golf Day – Entries now open

We’re excited to invite you to enter the very first York Mind Golf Day at Sandburn Hall on Thursday 5th September!

Former York headteacher David Ellis is the new Captain of Sandburn Hall Golf Club, and has chosen York Mind as his nominated charity for his captain’s year.

Go Orange for UK Independent Lifeboats

Go Orange for UK Independent Lifeboats

It costs around £20,000 per year to keep York Rescue Boat saving lives. To allow York Rescue Boat to carry on saving lives we need your help!

On 22nd & 23rd March we are asking people to donate £2.00 by texting “Goorange” to 70085 and wearing orange for the day. Text cost £2 + a standard message rate from your mobile provider.