Treetops Hospice in Risley have received a welcome donation from Long Eaton Round Table who have donated £461 in November. The Long Eaton Round Table have run several fundraising events over the year including the Fireworks show in November 2013, The group are looking to support local good causers and charity’s around Long Eaton. A cheque was presented to Fundraising Manager Alex Ward on Thursday 20th November by Paul Haskins.
“With this donation we are delighted to support such a good local cause, the support Treetops Hospice offers are vital to our local community when we need them most, we hope we can continue to support Treetops Hospice in the future in any way we can. We are also currently looking for new visitors and members to support the Long Eaton Round Table so we can continue our charity fundraising work in the local community, we have an urgent appeal to help Santa with his pre-Christmas rounds in December to find out more please visit http://www.longeatonroundtable.org.uk.”
– Paul Haskins
“The on-going financial support we receive from Long Eaton Round Table is a vital contribution to the £3 million it now costs to run the hospice each year. A significant proportion of our services are provided to people living in Long Eaton, so the club really are making a difference in their local community. I would encourage new members to join so they can continue raising money for important local causes such as Treetops.”
– Alex Ward