Event charities benefit to the tune of more than £2,700

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A grand total of £2,760 was raised for charity thanks to the generosity of those who attended the 2016 Country Range Group Event.

The money was raised in two ways – £500 was donated by Country Range Group as part of the exhibition competition, while the remainder was raised through a raffle at the Gala Dinner.

We selected four charities with different themes to benefit from money raised at the 2016 Event. The themes these four charities support are the elderly, children with life-limiting conditions, young people with learning disabilities, and UK military veterans. You can read more about each charity below, and by following the links to their websites.

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The Silverline
The Silver Line is the only free confidential helpline providing information, friendship and advice to older people, open 24 hours a day, every day of the year.
thesilverline.org.uk


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Derian House Children’s Hospice
Derian House provides care and support to the whole family when a child or young person has a life-limiting condition. Covers the whole of the North West of England.
derianhouse.net-work.net


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Follow Your Dreams
A national charity operating in England and Wales that inspires children and young people with learning disabilities to follow their dreams. Its vision is for children and young people with learning disabilities to recognise their potential, be ambitious and be provided with the opportunities to follow their dreams. The charity focuses on children’s abilities, growing and developing skills through the delivery of creative and interactive events, dreams and workshops.
followyourdreams.org.uk


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Combat Stress
Combat Stress is the UK’s leading veterans’ mental health charity. Mental ill-health affects ex-service men and women of all ages. Combat Stress currently supports more than 5,900 veterans aged 19 to 97 years. It provides a vital lifeline for these men and women, and their families.
combatstress.org.uk

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