Upcoming Events

Upcoming Fundraisers

  • Weʼre raising £1,000 in aid of Brain Tumours and Aspergillosis May 15, 2019 Weʼre raising £1,000 in aid of  Brain Tumours and Aspergillosis

    I’m going to be doing a Skydive in August to raise money for two charities very close to my heart. The charities I am raising money for are Brain Tumour Research and Aspergillosis Trust. These charities badly needs funds to aid in the research to fight back against these potentially deadly illnesses. Thank you Yvonne ...

  • 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)


    The Fungal Infection Trust is celebrating its 25th year, and to celebrate, we are hosting an event on Saturday 29th October called ‘Fungi: Friend or Foe’.  The event will include a public engagement lecture, a stand at the Manchester Museum on Oxford Road, and the Great Big Fungal Spore Balloon Race.     IF YOU HAVE FOUND A BALLOON ...

  • Dave Mac Pound October 6, 2016

    David and Julie are raising money for the fungal infection trust in memory of Dave Macintyre.   They have so far raised £104 this year, and £597 in total over the last 4 years!     ———————————————————————————– Click here to donate on the virgin money giving page  

  • Facebook Group August 1, 2016

    We also have a small community of people working to generate new fundraising ideas and to help raise awareness of serious fungal infections. If you are interested in joining the facebook group, go here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/FASFI/    

  • Team Jandy July 14, 2016 Team Jandy

    On the 6th August 2016 Jillian Geary and Andrew Hakes will be completing Adrenaline Rush at  Heaton Park, Manchester. Together! Jillian and Andrew say the following: It’s a 10k run with lots of fun challenges and obstacles! We would be very grateful if you could sponsor us for our designated charities… Macmillan Cancer Support and the Fungal Infection ...