Articles for the ‘Fundraising stories’ category

Where's the point?

Where’s the point? – A trip around the UK!

The initial idea for the trip came when Sue (the wife), Aidan (the son) and I visited Lands End whilst on holiday. The commercialism of it seemed a shame, and though interested by the end to end exhibit, I thought not for me. Then I thought why not but go to the real southern point […]


A Beginner's Guide to Fundraising by an ISG member

A Beginner’s Guide to Fundraising: if I can do it, anyone can! I liked the idea of fundraising. My daughter Nina has BIE, and I had thought about raising money for the ISG but there were always a million and one reasons not to bother. Like many, I felt I was too busy, had too […]

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Liverpool players past and present help raise funds for ichthyosis

Robbie Fowler, ex Liverpool FC player is Godfather to Thomas Calvey who has Bullous ichthyosis.  Robbie decided some time ago to organise an event to raise awareness of ichthyosis and funds for the ISG. Formby Hall Golf Club, near Liverpool hosted Robbie’s Charity Golf Day for ichthyosis which involved 21 teams consisting of past and […]

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Phoenix Nights Fundraiser

On Saturday 28th January at St. Gregory’s Social Club Farnworth, Bolton, we held the Phoenix Nights Fundraiser. The event was themed on Peter Kay’s popular comedy TV series ‘Phoenix Nights’ and the venue for the event was the actual club where the series was filmed. The idea for the event first came about when some […], viagra pills online