What The Charities Say

It seems like your fundraisers are going really well and I hope they continue to be a success – what a fantastic amount of money you’re raising!

Emily Dubois, Appeals Assistant – North, Children In Need

Hi Peter – that’s amazing well done and I love the photos..especially of your junior singer…
You have raised nearly £8,000 for Teenage Cancer Trust this year. Incredible.

Vanessa Simmons, Regional Fundraising Manager North West, Teenage Cancer Trust

That’s fantastic – thanks. You are doing an incredible job for us.

Vanessa Simmons, Regional Fundraising Manager North West, Teenage Cancer Trust

That’s fantastic. Please pass on my huge thanks to everyone involved.

Amy Williams, Events Coordinator, Mencap

Really enjoyed being there with Charity Aid on Thursday, you definitely make collecting so much easier and more fun!
Hope to hear from you soon.


Jane Pinder, Community Fundraiser, Kidscan

Thank you so much to everyone at Charity Aid for raising a fantastic £1,658.39 through Manchester City Centre Collections. Your support is hugely appreciated.

Steph Crack, Community Fundraising Manager, Bowel Cancer UK

We are really grateful for all the work you do for us, it really makes a difference to our vital research.

Jane Pinder, Community Fundraiser, Kidscan

It was a pleasure to meet you on Tuesday and thank you again for inviting me down. It was really great to understand more how Charity Aid work to help so many good causes.

Lauren Fraser, Regional Fundraising Co Ordinator, Bloodwise

It was really lovely to see the amazing set up you have – you really should be so very proud of what you have achieved. Thanks as ever for your incredible support!

Vanessa Simmons, Regional Fundraising Manager North West, Teenage Cancer Trust

Thank you for all you have done so far this year for selecting Teenage Cancer Trust. Through your support you have made a huge difference to the lives of young people suffering with cancer across the UK and it has been a privilege to work with you.

Sabina Ruta, Area Fundraising Manager, Teenage Cancer Trust

Thank you so much for your recent and hugely generous donation of £9,871.21. This is an incredible amount of money that really will help to save young lives. Charity Aid has now raised a total of £33,417.16 for Children with Cancer UK, a truly remarkable sum that will fund life-saving research into the causes, treatment and prevention of childhood cancer. Thank you again.

Maddy Alton, Community Fundraising Co-ordinator, Children with Cancer UK

I thought I’d just drop you a line to say thank you for all the great work Charity Aid does for us, and to keep you up to date with all the latest research. This year alone Charity Aid has raised £6,418.21 for Kidscan, a fantastic amount which enables us to continue our vital work!

Jane Pinder, Community Fundraiser, Kidscan

It is great that you have permission for so many events already! We’re really grateful for all the hard work you are putting in!

    Siobhan McKeever, Operations Officer, Children in Need

Brilliant to hear that you raised over £11,000 last month that is fantastic and I am sure greatly appreciated by all the charities you continue to support.

    Sabina Ruta, Area Fundraising Manager, Teenage Cancer                                                                                                Trust          

I just wanted to say what a pleasure it was to meet you last week. Claire and I left feeling very inspired and touched by all the amazing hard work you and your volunteers do, so thank you so much for allowing us to come and meet you and see your offices, it really was great.

Maddy Alton, Community Fundraising Co-ordinator, Children with Cancer UK

The effort and hard work put in by you and your team never ceases to amaze me and all of us here at Kidscan, and we genuinely appreciate everything you do for us.

Jane Pinder, Community Fundraising, Kidscan

This is just incredible! The work that you do for great causes and bringing people together in your local community is just fantastic.

Stephanie Underhill, Community Fundraising Officer, The Christie

I’m thrilled to see you have chosen to fundraise for Children with Cancer UK. What you do to help not just charities but also people living in your local community really is inspiring – thank you.

                            Maddy Alton, Community Fundraising Co-ordinator

Thank you so so so much for all that you did on Saturday, we have collected the money this morning and we are amazed by how much was there.

You’re a star! We have volunteers who count the money for us so it may be a few days before we have the total, but as soon as I have it, I’ll let you know.

Have a great week and thank you again, it really fantastic that you have supported our patients in this way,

Thank you,

Tracie Harrison, Fundraiser, Corporate Development, St Gemma’s Hospice

The amount you raised is just incredible and the work you are doing for other charities is amazing too.

Stephanie Underhill, Community Fundraising Officer, The Christie

You have all done absolutely brilliantly! It’s incredible what you do for all them worthwhile charities.

Aggie Sheppard, Area Fundraising Manager, Cumbria and Lancashire, Macmillan Cancer Support

Thank you so so much for all the help and support on Saturday! You were all fabulous and collected such a large amount of money.

Jenny Dixon, Fundraiser (Events and Community) St Gemma’s Hospice, Leeds 

I’m just replying on behalf of Emma but wanted to say a huge thank you for your continued support of H4H. The fantastic totals you have collected recently are incredibly gratefully received and we look forward to hearing how your collections later in the month go.

We are so grateful for your continued and wonderful support of our wounded servicemen and women.

Isabel Pugh-Cook, Events Administrator, Help for Heroes

It’s absolutely amazing to hear what you have been up to – thank you so much for all of your support – the amounts you have been raising are phenomenal, thank you for all your effort you have gone to in raising the money, we are so grateful

Kate Henderson, Database, Grants and Fundraising Officer, Children In Need

It’s absolutely fantastic to hear the amount of money you raised during this weekend just gone. That is a super amount, so a big thank you to everyone involved. We would not be able to help our wounded service personnel without fundraisers like yourselves!

Georgina Biggins, Event Administrator, Help for Heroes

All at local charity Bury Deaf Society would like to express gratitude to Peter Quinn of UK Charity Aid. Peter allows charities to raise funds with the help of his singers and musicians at no cost. On a sunny Wednesday afternoon recently, Peter sang whilst volunteers from the Deaf Society collected an amazing £950.04 from generous shoppers on the Rock. Our grateful thanks to Peter and his team.

Yvonne Wright, Trustee
Bury Deaf Society, www.burydeafsociety.org.uk


Congratulations on reaching your 10th Anniversary and for raising such a fantastic amount – an amazing amount of hard work has been put in over those years by you and your team.

Emma Tory, Events Coordinator
Help for Heroes, www.helpforheroes.org.uk


Well done on raising so much money!!! That’s fantastic. Lots of hard work but very worth while.

Stephen Anderson, Community Development Manager
The Christie, www.christie.nhs.uk


That is an absolutely astounding total, so please have our heartiest congratulations. We are very grateful for your support.

Sarah Broscombe, Regional Community Fundraiser
Save the Children UK, www.savethechildren.org.uk


It’s really exciting that you are getting such a great reception and results!

Aggie Sheppard, Area Fundraising Manager
Macmillan Cancer Support, www.macmillan.org.uk


What a brilliant total! You must all be very pleased. We’re very grateful for the support we receive from you and the team.

Chris Swinton, Events Fundraiser
KidsCan, www.kidscan.org.uk


That most impressive amount just goes to show how much time and effort your team are putting in. Thanks again for your continued support.

Diane Moore, Community Fundraiser
Guide Dogs, www.guidedogs.org.uk

We’re aware of the huge amount of fundraising you carry out for a wide range of charities and we truly appreciate being one of your chosen charities. We really value the time you and your volunteers give up on a regular basis for Children with Cancer UK. Please also pass on our thanks to all of the Charity Aid team for their continuing support.

Kirsty Whipp, Community Fundraising Coordinator

It’s only through the support of people like you means we’re able to maintain our lifelong commitment to blind and partially sighted people in your community. The guide dog service relies purely on voluntary income which is why we are so grateful for your generosity.

Sue Richardson, Guide Dog Training School Manager

Our area organiser Sarah has passed onto us a wonderful cheque which you have given her. We are absolutely delighted to accept it. The work that you and your volunteers are doing is absolutely fantastic and appreciated by so many societies. The amount that you and your volunteers have collected is absolutely breathtaking and shows what can be done. Thank you once again and please pass on our sincere thanks to all your wonderful helpers and carry on with the good work. 

Yours sincerely,

Mrs G.E.Watson

Donations secretary, Nelson and Barrowford Cancer Research UK Committee

I’m delighted to tell you you’ve now raised £10,434.78 for Children with Cancer UK. We are incredibly grateful for your support of our vital work. We’re aware of the huge amount of fundraising you carry out for a wide range of charities and we truly appreciate being one of your chosen charities. We really value the time you and your volunteers give up on a regular basis for Children With Cancer UK. Please also pass on our thanks to all of the Charity Aid team for their continuing support. We’re delighted that you wish to continue fundraising for Children with Cancer UK. Once again, please accept our sincere thanks, we really do appreciate your continuing kindness and support.

Kirsty Whipp, Community Fundraising Co-ordinator, Children With Cancer

Thank you so much for telling us about your fundraising activities – that is an absolutely phenomenal amount to raise! We really are so grateful for all the efforts that you have made to reach this incredible total!!

Clare, Grants and Fundraising Officer, Children in Need