Category Archives: Donations

Christmas Cheer with Harrison Drury

Christmas Cheer with Harrison Drury

This year, the team has been Harrison Drury Solicitors’ chosen charity. Last night team members Dave, Kath and Tony were invited to their Christmas drinks social evening. We were presented with a cheque and further donations raised during the year. Fund raising activities included the 3 Peaks Challenge and a concert by the company’s own… Continue Reading

Community Campaign Award for Westmorland Gazette

Community Campaign Award for Westmorland Gazette

Congratulations to the #WestmorlandGazette for winning the Community Campaign Award at this years O2 Media Awards 2018. The award was in recognition of the “Readers to the Rescue” campaign that they spearheaded. This resulted in the team reaching its £40,000 new vehicle target quicker than we could ever of imagined. Team Chairman Dave H, Team Leader Dave… Continue Reading

Return to St Mark’s

Team member Tony was very happy to return to St Marks Primary School in Natland today and receive a cheque of £155 which was raised by the pupils in Yr 4. After an earlier visit by the team they put on a short play about Mountain Rescue which led to a fundraising event including a… Continue Reading

Donation from the Friends of Kendal

The team are very grateful to the Friends of Kendal who chose us and Kendal First Responders for their chosen charities. It was also great to see former team member Keith representing the first responders. Ourselves and the First Responders each received a cheque for £500. Continue Reading

Cheque for Northern Sky Gig

Kendal MRT would like to thank Harrison Drury solicitors and Armistead Barnett surveyors for the continued support as the chosen charity for this year. Last week we received the total of £1023.31 after the Northern sky gig earlier in the year. A cheque was presented to Kath jackson (Deputy team leader) and Steve Kelly (Team… Continue Reading

Donation from Ski Touring Evening

On Thursday 2nd Nov, team leader Dave, along with team members Andy B and Paul A, attended the Anything Technical Ski evening. 50 specially invited guests paid £10 each to listen to two lectures (avalanche safety & ski tour destinations) given by Andy Townsend, head of skiing at Glenmore Lodge. The £500 raised was kindly… Continue Reading

Wheels appeal update

We would like to thank Don Shore, a founder member of the Kendal based “bootboys” walking group. Don, decided that to celebrate his 70th birthday he would organise a fundrasing walk with his group and with monies raised donated to the team. He visited our base and handed over a cheque to Team leader Dave… Continue Reading

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