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  • 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 ...

  • FIT fundraising June 2017 June 6, 2017FIT fundraising June 2017

    Individual donors have raised over £4500 for the Fungal Infection Trust in the 12 months up to June 2017. The FIT thanks everyone who has contributed this fantastic sum to their work – a summary of which including the hundreds of research papers published can be found on the Fungal Infection Trust website.

  • Edinburgh Half Marathon May 10, 2017Edinburgh Half Marathon

    Update: Agnes has raised over £600 for her charities after successfully completing her run. Many thanks Agnes! Agnes Kay has decided to run her first marathon in aid of the Fungal Infection Trust. Agnes writes: I decided to take a huge leap and challenge myself, with some friends spurring me on to do a half marathon.  Well after ...

  • Soulchoons Rides Again! March 17, 2017

    After raising £2000 last year (2016) Willie Windle and Rod & the Soulchoons team at the Prince of Wales Hotel in Southport, Merseyside, UK have again chosen the Fungal Infection Trust to be the beneficiary of their event on August Bank Holiday Sunday 2017. The Fungal Infection Trust offers their thanks for Willie’s team’s continuing ...

  • Coffee Morning raises £622 for the Fungal Infection Trust March 17, 2017

    Jean Jones, Leader of the West Midlands Aspergillosis Support Group commented: The grand total today was £622.00. I am tired but delighted. Jean Jones of the the West Midlands Support Group hosted their annual Coffee Morning on Tues 7th March at Dudley Golf Course in aid of the Fungal Infection Trust. The event was well attended by other support ...

  • FIT Fundraising over the last 12 months February 20, 2017

    Taken from end of February 2017. The Fungal Infection Trust offers sincere thanks to every one of our supporters over the last 12 months. Without your work we could not achieve anything.

  • Soulchoons At The Prince” Charity Event Raises £2000 February 20, 2017

    A 12 hour charity music event held in Southport in August 2016 raised a huge £2000 in one night for FIT. Many thanks from the Fungal Infection Trust, this will go towards our research project to attempt to discover more about the genetic causes of allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis 

  • Balloon Race update November 7, 2016

    It is now over a week since the balloons were released, and we still have responses coming in: a few days ago a couple were found in Doncaster, and most recently, one has turned up in Offenburg, Germany! So thank you to everyone who has taken the time to  enter their details, it is a great way ...

  • Balloons found near Huddersfield, Wakefield and Dewsbury! October 31, 2016

    Thank you to everyone who took part in the Great Big Fungal Spore Race and our other 25th anniversary celebrations. Even with only very light winds, we have responses coming in from people who have found balloons near Huddersfield, Wakefield and Dewsbury!   If you have added a marker to the map but not filled in the form, we would really like ...

  • Found a balloon? Fill in the form below to enter the prize draw October 14, 2016

    How far did they get? Put a marker on the map to show us where you found your balloon.  (Right click to add a marker, or enter the details below)