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Fundraising in the community

Fundraising in the community

Eden Valley Hospice and Jigsaw rely on the kindness and generosity of our community to be able to provide specialist care to families throughout Cumbria when they need it most. We are very grateful to everyone who gives their time to fundraise for us as we know we would not be here without your support.

Below, are some of the exciting events that are being held in aid of Eden Valley Hospice and Jigsaw, organised by the most incredible fundraisers in our community! For more information and to buy tickets for these external events, please see the details below.

We would like to say a heartfelt thank you to everyone who has organised an event in aid of Eden Valley Hospice and Jigsaw, and thanks too to those that can attend in support..

We are proud to be able to say we have a mixture of wonderful fundraising events that others are undertaking to ensure we can continue to provide compassionate care to families. If you have an event that you are holding in Aid of Eden Valley Hospice and Jigsaw and would like to be included on the below, then please do get in touch with the Fundraising department by emailing fundraising@edenvalleyhospice.org We would love to hear about what you are doing to support us, and share it with others!

**Please note that these events are not organised by Eden Valley Hospice and Jigsaw, but by third party fundraisers. As such, we do not accept responsibility for these events in any way**

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Upperby Gala

Monday 29 May 2023

We’re delighted to be attending the Upperby Gala on Monday 29th May celebrating the 100th anniversary of Hammond’s Pond. Held at Hammond’s itself you can join in the free family fun between 1pm and 4pm. Come along and see us at our stall! View the poster.

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Charity Golf Day

Friday 7 July 2023

We are delighted to tell you that one of our dedicated trustees, Mark Duffell, in collaboration with the kind people at Carlisle Golf Club, is holding a Charity Golf Day for Eden Valley Hospice and Jigsaw, in memory of Marks Dad, Brian Duffell. For more information about how to join, see this poster.

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Sportsman Evening

Friday 05 November 2021

The Mayor of Allerdale Malcolm Grainger is hosting a Sportsman Evening in aid of Jigsaw and The Great North Air Ambulance.

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Craft Fair

Friday 14 November 2021

A fantastic craft fair held at the Greenhill Hotel organised by colours of the Rainbow in aid of Eden Valley Hospice.

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The Santa Dash

Sunday 05 December 2021

Taking place in Carlisle on Sunday 5 December, take your pick from the 5k Santa dash or the 2K Santa Fun Run / Walk. All entrants will receive a free medal and Santa suit. Hosted by Sport in Action in aid of Jigsaw. To find out more and get your tickets click here.

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70's Classic Rock Concert

Friday 21 January 2022

A community event in Cockermouth in memory of Alan Hall, cared for here at the hospice. The event will feature live rock music from a host of bands. Admission is free but donations are appreciated, any proceeds raised from this event are being donated to us here at the hospice. Find out more here.

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Sounds for Sue

Saturday 22 January 2022

A charity concert in memory of Sue Crawford will raise money for us in the new year. The Sounds for Sue concert takes place at the Old Fire Station in January with four local acts playing. You can find out more and purchase your tickets here.

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Clear out your sheds

Saturday 02 April 2022

A charity auction asking you to clear out your sheds and then they will auction off your stuff with 20% commission of sales going to us here at Jigsaw. Find out more on this poster.

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Gong Baths

January - April

Healing Gong baths being hosted in Melmerby Village Hall. Allow the amazing sounds and powerful vibrations produced by the gongs to wash over you. Raising funds for Jigsaw. To find out more view the posters: for February - March for March for April.

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Coffee and Cake with Stalls

Friday 15 April 2022

A fun filled afternoon with a raffle, live music, tombola, quiz and stalls. All funds raised will go to us here at Jigsaw. Find out more on this poster.

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Henry VIII Evening

Friday 29 April 2022

You are cordially invited to an evening of merriment & laughter as Rev. Keith Teasdale takes a humorous look at the life of King Henry VIII and his 6 wives. Your ticket includes a 4-course feast and an evening of raucous entertainment at The Fleece, Rulehome. You can PM them on Facebook to book.

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An evening with Mick Wadsworth

Friday 06 May 2022

An evening with Mick Wadsworth, former CUFC manager & Stuart Roy Clarke The Homes of Football curator! Enjoy a discussion and Q&A. The evening will also include a small auction and a 100 card to raise funds for Eden Valley Hospice. Purchase your tickets here.

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Charity Ball

Saturday 14 May 2022

A 3 course meal followed by a charity auction and entertainment from Ian Milburn & Zing Choir. Raising funds for Eden Valley Hospice. Find out more about purchasing tickets here.

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Terry Wright's Plant Sale

Thursday 26 May 2022 - Saturday 28 May 2022

A plant sale hosted by Terry Wright  in aid of us here at Eden Valley Hospice and Jigsaw. Stay tuned for more information. Find out more on this poster.

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Jubilee Quiz Night

Friday 03 June 2022

A fun-filled quiz and bingo evening to celebrate the queens platinum jubilee. you can find out more information on this poster. In aid of Eden Valley Hospice and Jigsaw.

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The Cumberland Show

Friday 11 June 2022

We are delighted to announce that we are this years charity partner for the Cumberland Show. The historic show takes place on the 11th of June, you can find out more on their website.

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The Red Aligatorz @ Morton Manor

Saturday 13 August 2022

The Red Aligatorz are holding a busking day in Carlisle and concert at Morton Manor on Saturday 13th August in aid of Eden Valley Hospice. Find out more about ticket purchase on this poster.

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Michael Walsh Funeral Directors car wash and open day

Saturday 10 September and Friday 9 September 2022

Michael Walsh Funeral Directors’ are kindly holding a car wash & open day in aid of us here at the hospice. Tea and coffee will be available and the opportunity to take a look around Michael Walsh Funeral Directors’ care facility. Find out more on this poster.

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Steve Hartley climbing Carrock Fell 1,000 times

Late Summer 2022

Steve Hartley is closing in on completing 1,000 climbs of the same Lake District fell and is calling on local people to help him raise money for Eden Valley Hospice by sponsoring his efforts. Find out more about his story and donate here.

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The Great Cumbrian Run

Sunday 2 October 2022

We're overjoyed once again to be an official charity partner of The Great Cumbrian Run (in partnership with Sport in Action) and can't thank the people who've decided to run for us this year enough. Learn more here.

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Car Boot Sale - Morrisons

Sunday 2 October 2022

Morrisons Carlisle are holding a car boot sale from 9am - 1pm raiisng funds for Jigsaw. £5 per pitch with no need to book find out more on this poster.


Thunderbeats Charity Night

Sunday 9 October 2022

Enjoy a night of live music with the Thunderbeats and special guests, featuring a raffle with fabulous prizes.

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Morrisons Penrith Craft Fair

Monday 14 - 19 November 2022

Monday 14th until Saturday 19th November between 10am and 4pm in Morrisons Cafe come and get your hand-made Christmas gifts. Find out more on this poster.

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Eden Golf Club - Coffee Morning

Friday 18 November 2022

A charity fundraiser for Eden Valley Hospice taking place on Friday 18 November from 9am - 11:30am. Featuring a tombola, raffle, cake stall an indoor putting competition and more. Find out more on this poster.

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Soul Night by Soul Time

Friday 18 November 2022

Northern Soul & Motown Night, 20% of Ticket & Door sales will be split between Eden Valley Hospice & Carlisle Eden Mind.

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Club Italiano di Cumbria invite you to join them at their 44th annual ball

Saturday 19th November 2022

Featuring live entertainment from John Penn taking place at the Halston in aid of Jigsaw. Find out more on this poster.

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Christmas Shopping Event

Saturday 26th November 2022

A Christmas shopping event being held at Penrith Cricket Club from 12pm - 5pm. £5 entry with a luxury raffle, raising money for Jigsaw in memory of Lawson.

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The Santa Dash 2022

Sunday 04 December 2022

The Santa Dash returns this year hosted by Sport in Action, put this date in your diary! Sign up today here.

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Takeaway Christmas Afternoon Tea

Thursday 08 December 2022

Lakes College are hosting a ‘Takeaway Christmas afternoon tea’ on Thursday 8th December in their graduate's restaurant. The afternoon will raise funds for us as a young adult in the class was supported by Jigsaw. View the poster here.

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Burns Supper

Friday 27th January 2023

The Mayor of Carlisle, Mike Mitchelson invites you to celebrate Burns Night in aid of the Mayor's Charity Fund 2022/23. Find out more on this poster.

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Keswick to Barrow walk

Saturday 13 May 2023

Team Registration is now open for the Keswick to Barrow fundraising walk. You can now register as a member, enter your team of between 4 and 12 people, nominate Eden Valley Hospice as your chosen charity and take on the challenge to raise vital funds for your local hospice! Once you have signed up please let us know so we can support you with sponsorship, fundraising materials and t-shirts, email us fundraising@edenvalleyhospice.org to let us know. Register via their website https://keswick2barrow.co.uk/home