Past Events & Fundraisers

Past Fundraisers

NOTE: To comply with General Data Protection Regulations (2018) we only retain events records for 2 years.

  • Gemma Cleland – 5k challenge for Fungal Infection Trust February 13, 2018

    My story My step-dad Derek Campbell, a 51-year-old non-smoker, was diagnosed last year with a rare and incurable lung condition called Chronic Pulmonary Aspergillosis. Chronic Pulmonary Aspergillosis (CPA) affects 3 million people around the world, but is very often mis-diagnosed and confused with other health problems such as cancer or tuberculosis. Treatment of CPA is most often ...

  • Fran Pearson’s Fundraiser December 5, 2017Fran Pearson's Fundraiser

    Hi, thanks for visiting my page. Through Virgin Money Giving, you can sponsor me and donations will be quickly processed and passed to charities. Virgin Money Giving is a not for profit organisation and will claim gift aid on a charity’s behalf where the donor is eligible for this. I really appreciate all your support ...

  • £4500 Raised in Memory of Roger Ryder October 2, 2017£4500 Raised in Memory of Roger Ryder

    Roger Ryder’s wife Ruth organised a collection in aid of the Fungal Infection Trust in Memory of Roger who died in August 2017 of aspergillosis. Incredibly that collection has now exceeded £4500 which must serve as a reminder of how much Roger was loved by everyone he knew and missed by all. The fundraising page is still open ...

  • Dave MacIntyre’s £1 Fundraiser October 2, 2017Dave MacIntyre's £1 Fundraiser

    Dave MacIntyre’s wife Julie and son David have run an annual fundraiser in aid of the Fungal Infection Trust for several years and 2017 is no exception. Asking for £1 donations in memory of Dave MacIntyre senior who passed away from aspergillosis, they have a target of £500. Thank you for thinking of the Fungal Infection ...

  • Soulchoons and Willie Windle Raise £2500 October 2, 2017Soulchoons and Willie Windle Raise £2500

    12 hour Soul Music Charity Day, organised by Willie Windle and good friends Soulchoons, on August Bank Holiday Sunday at the Price of Wales Hotel, Southport. The event raised an excellent £2327.00 from ticket sales, CD’s & badges and a further £175.00 from the sale of FIT Ribbons made by Jill Fairweather. Total Raised £2502.00 plus online donations Thank ...

  • John Masson Fundraiser in Memory of Steph Smith Raises £850 October 1, 2017John Masson Fundraiser in Memory of Steph Smith Raises £850

    John Masson held a cycling personal challenge in August 2017 and raised £850 for the Fungal Infection Trust in memory of his niece Steph Smith who passed away suddenly from a form of aspergillosis. Steph would have been 30 on the day of the challenge (August 19th) and is clearly still much missed by family ...

  • Z to Z Cycle Team raise £1300 for the Fungal Infection Trust October 1, 2017Z to Z Cycle Team raise £1300 for the Fungal Infection Trust

    15 cyclists, led by Darren McNeil travelled through 5 countries in 5 days. The “Z to Z” Tour departed from Zurich in Switzerland on September 9th and ended in Zeebrugge in Belgium via Germany, France, and Luxembourg – a distance of 650 miles. As part of this challenge, the team raised a highly welcome £1300 for The ...

  • £1400 raised in Memory of Jackie Cormie October 1, 2017£1400 raised in Memory of Jackie Cormie

    Jackie Cormi’s daughter Kirstie ran/cycled & swam her first triathlon in July 2017 in memory of her mother, successfully raising a brilliant £1400 for the Fungal Infection Trust. Jackie Passed away in May 2015. That money will now be used to put towards one of our research causes.

  • “Z to Z” 5 COUNTRIES IN 5 DAYS July 10, 2017"Z to Z" 5 COUNTRIES IN 5 DAYS

    Darren McNeil is to take on another challenge in aid of the Fungal Infection Trust. In September 2017 he will cycle from Zurich to Zeebrugge across 5 countries in 5 days: Darren comments: In September I will be embarking on another cycling challenge following on from my Blackpool – Paris, Paris – Nice trips in 2013 ...

  • Triathlon in Memory of Jackie Cormie July 4, 2017Triathlon in Memory of Jackie Cormie

    Jackie Cormie very sadly passed away in May 2017 and in her memory her daughter Kirsty is to raise money for the Fungal Infection Trust by competing in her first triathlon in July 2017.  Triathlon is an arduous event involving a 1500m swim, 40km cycle and 10km run so it will require enormous determination for ...