fundraising

24 Aug 2017
Some of the best restaurants in Shrewsbury are once again helping to raise thousands of pounds for an African charity by taking part in a secret dining event. Shrewsbury-based Self Help Africa are hosting their first-ever Autumn edition of Secret Supper on Tuesday 17 October. Steph Smith, Fundraising Officer, said guests will visit three restaurants during their evening. She said: “Marking World...
19 Jun 2017
As part of Ride to Work Week (19th to 25th June), the Shropshire Wheels2Work scheme is inviting people to find out how commuting via motorcycle, scooter or electric bike could solve their transport problems. The scheme, run by Shropshire Rural Communities Charity, makes such a transport loan to people who have no other access to private or public transport to get them to work or work-based...
Shrewsbury Secret Supper
02 Feb 2017
Food-lovers are invited once again to our Shrewsbury Secret Supper on Tuesday 25th April 2017. Part of the 2017 Shrewsbury Food Festival, this special dining experience takes you to three secret restaurants where you’ll be treated to a fabulous starter, main course & dessert. The locations of the restaurants & the dishes you’ll be eating, will be revealed on the night! Tickets for the...
Event details  Valentines Ceilidh  Saturday 18th February- 7.30 pm to 11pm  Tickets £10 adults, £5 under 11's- includes buffet lunch.   Radbrook Community Centre, Radbrook Community Centre, Calverton Way, Radbrook Green Shrewsbury, SY3 6DZ.   For tickets or info visit   Or contact info@villagewater.org 01743241563
10 Jan 2017
Join us for a night of live music, real ale, buffet and dancing.  Long term Village Water supporters the Rotary Club of Shrewsbury Darwin are again supporting Village Water with their annual Ceilidh, this years event will be on the Saturday 18th February, perfect for a Valentines theme! Live music will be courtesy of the ever popular Shrewsbury based Ceilidh band the Melomanics Duo, this...
07 Nov 2016
Christmas Fayre at St Mary’s Church, Shrewsbury on 26th November 10am-3.30pm. There will be lots of lovely stall holders selling Christmas gifts, plus mulled wine and cakes to get you in the mood for Christmas!  All this pre-Christmas spirit, whilst supporting the vital services provided by the Shropshire Rural Communities Charity.
06 Oct 2016
Young people are set to enjoy the sound of music for another year, thanks to a major Shropshire festival. Fundraising at Shrewsbury Folk Festival, along with a donation from organisers, has netted Hope House more than £5,700 that will fund music therapy sessions for children with life limiting illnesses. Nearly £50,000 has been raised for Hope House by festivalgoers since it was adopted as the...
05 Oct 2016
The Hive, a registered charity and a town centre arts & creative venue are organising a very special charity fundraising event at Shrewsbury Prison on Saturday 15th October 2016 at 7pm. The event, called ‘Jailhouse Rock’ will include an Elvis tribute act, two local bands, a special silent disco, mugshot corner, DJ and special animated light projection by Andy McKeown. The event will raise...
01 Sep 2016
Shropshire Rural Communities Charity is thrilled to announce that The Sons of Pitches, winners of BBC Two's The Naked Choir with Gareth Malone, will be performing at Ellesmere College, Ellesmere on Saturday 22 October to raise funds for our charitable work in Shropshire. "This multi-award winning British vocal group combines soaring solos, impeccable harmonies and sensational beatboxing to...
25 Apr 2016
NEWS RELEASE A fundraising event for a Shropshire charity next month has received the backing of several major businesses. Law firm FBC Manby Bowdler, accountants Dyke Yaxley and estate and letting agent Savills have all become sponsors of the British Red Cross’ Great Summer Gardening Event in the grounds of the historic Grade 1 listed Cound Hall near Shrewsbury on May 12. Insurance specialist...
Power quality specialist REO UK donates to Severn Hospice
07 Dec 2015
Shropshire-based power quality specialist REO UK is breaking from the tradition of giving Christmas cards and choosing to share some goodwill instead. This year, REO is getting into the festive spirit by donating money to the Severn Hospice in place of mailing cards. The hospice will receive the festive donation before the holidays get underway. The funds will contribute to helping the hospice...
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