Tag Archive: fundraising

Jaime Millard tackles Tough Mudder for Dreams & Wishes

November 8, 2013 11:07 am | Leave your thoughts

tough-mudder-smallA huge thank you must go out to Jaime Millard and his team for their amazing contribution they have made to the charity this year.

Gym owner Jaime and his team have pushed themselves all in aid of the charity took part in a Tough Mudder event, one of the toughest events on the planet.

The grueling assault course saw the team make their way along the 25 obstacles, including ice baths, electrocution, cage crawling and tyre dragging, except the team went further by completing the 15 mile long course 3 times over. Read More →

Fullcircle begin their climb!

October 14, 2013 10:18 am | Leave your thoughts

IMG_6429_smallThe day has finally come for the brave team from Fullcircle Facilities Management to begin their journey to the summit of Mount Kilimanjaro.

Team leaders Marc Eckley and John Harris and their team set off from the Celtic Manor yesterday to travel the thousands of miles to the start line in Tanzania. Read More →

Golfing for Charity

September 27, 2013 2:11 pm | Leave your thoughts

A cheque of over £260 has been donated to the charity following a fantastic golf event hosted by Milsted Langdon Accountants.

Dreams & Wishes is honoured to have been chosen as the beneficiary of the ‘Heads and Tails’ game at Milsted Langdon Golf Finals Event.  Read More →

Nathan Stephens’ Grandma Flies for Charity

September 26, 2013 12:23 pm | Leave your thoughts

Dreams & Wishes ambassador Nathan Stephens has made his charity effort a family affair as his Grandma has taken on her own fundraising event.

Joan Saunders, Grandma of 3 recently decided to mark her 80th birthday in style by paragliding from a 3000 meter mountain whilst on holiday in Austria.

Originally organised as a bet with her son, Joan was determined to take part in the adrenaline filled stunt as long as the funds raised from the bet went to Dreams & Wishes. Read More →

Daz White and friends complete charity Red Arrow Jet Pull

September 9, 2013 9:05 am | Leave your thoughts

image2Darren White and his team have completed some amazing challenges over the last few months, all in honour of Dreams & Wishes. This weekend marked the final challenge, as Darren, Lee Seville and Chris Annetts pulled a Red Arrow jet 130m along the runway at RAF Scampton.

Darren was inspired to support the charity after Dreams & Wishes worked closely with Darren’s relative Macsen Geiss, one of the first Young Ambassadors for the charity, and his family throughout his illness. Read More →