Events

Regular visitors to our website will know that we organise many fundraising events throughout the year.

World Kidney Day 8th March 2018 – The National Assembly for Wales Cardiff

Many Thanks to Mike Hedges AM for arranging for us to attend the National Assembly for Wales and to meet with the Assembly Members, to raise awareness of the charity and the work we do, on no better day than World Kidney Day 2018.

We’ve got quite a few other events lined up with more details to follow but in the meantime, here’s a brief rundown so you can start putting them into your diary!

Befriending Training Course

Course date: Wednesday, 25th April
Venue: Education Centre, Morriston Hospital
Time: 10am to 4pm
The course will provide you with the training you will need to Befriend Kidney Patients who need advice and support.

  • Parking is free at Morriston Hospital but limited, make sure you arrive early to guarantee a parking place.
  • Various Bus Service from Swansea City Centre, Bus Station.
  • Lunch is provided and hot and cold drinks throughout the course.
  • The Education Centre is situated on the 1st Floor, access is through the main concourse of the Hospital.

Call 0333 2001 285 or email: enquiries@paulpophamfund.co.uk to book your place on the course or find out more.

There will be more Befriending Training Courses held in June, September, November with exact dates to be confirmed soon.

 

Spring 2018 – Base Camp Everest


Attention, thrill seekers!

We’re putting together a team to take on the Base Camp Everest challenge – not for the faint hearted! We’re looking for walkers to join our team and walk the trek whilst raising awareness for the Paul Popham Fund.

If you’re up for the challenge, please find the our declaration form below. Alternatively, contact us or find us on Facebook to find out more!

 

Climb 4 Us Declaration Form

 

PPF Run for Us

Run 4 Us – PPF Newport Marathon Team 2018 – 29th April

Are you looking for your next challenge, we have one space left in our team of 10 for Newport Marathon 29th April 2018.

Think this might be for you, think no more, further information can be found at www.newportwalesmarathon.co.uk you will be provided with a race t-shirt, training programme and fundraising support, all we ask of you is to raise £150.00 in sponsorship.

To register yourself for this event, please complete the Race Declaration form and return, or for more information contact Hayley@paulpophamfund.co.uk or call 0333 2001 285.

Race Declaration Form

 

Swansea Bay Summer 5k Series & Fun Run – May, June & July

The Paul Popham Fund Renal Support Wales and 360 Beach & Watersports is delighted to be hosting the Swansea Bay Summer 5km Series 2018!
swansea bay 5k
This is a charity series where all registration money is donated to the Paul Popham Fund, Renal Support Wales.

Event dates:
• Thursday 10th May 2018 – 5pm
• Thursday 14th June 2018 – 5pm
• Thursday 12th July 2018 – 5pm

For more information about the Summer 5k Series & Fun Run, take a look at the 360 Beach & Watersports website.

Register for the Swansea Bay Summer 5k Series & Fun Run Online NOW.

For information about sponsorship opportunities, then please download the Sponsorship Information Booklet.

 

Run 4 Us – PPF Swansea Half Marathon Team 2018 – 24th June 2018

We are recruiting a team to run Swansea Half Marathon 2018!

This is a great run for anyone looking to do their first half marathon, achieve a personal best or just to get their trainers back on!

All we ask is a minimum sponsorship of £200 which is easily achieved through one of the giving pages we use – Local Giving, Just Giving or Virgin Giving.

You will receive a Race Top, Fundraising support and Free training programme from the Paul Popham Running Club.

To register yourself for this event, please complete the Race Declaration form and return, or for more information contact Hayley@paulpophamfund.co.uk or call 0333 2001 285.

Race Declaration Form

Aside from the Swansea Half Marathon, 2018 will bring with it the return of our annual running events. If you are interested in joining us for our Summer Bay 5k Series, Wear Wally 5 and 10 Mile Fun Runs, and/or joining our Cardiff and Swansea Half Marathon teams, please contact us to find out more.

 

Charity Golf Day Competition – 13 July 2018

Charity Golf Day CompetitionAnnual Charity Golf Day (in aid of the Paul Popham Fund) 4 Ball better ball Stableford Competition best 2 scores count.Teeing off 9am to 3pm at Clyne Golf Course (Location: Clyne Golf Club, 118-120 Owls Lodge lane, Mayals, Swansea, SA3 5DP).

£140.00 per team of four, this includes a coffee and a Bacon Roll before teeing off and a 2-course evening meal following the golf. This event promises to be a great day, with lots of prizes up for grabs, places are limited.

Unable to attend but want to support the charity? Then why not sponsor “Nearest to Pin” at £50.00 per hole.

If you would like to book your team in or for further information, then please contact Mr Kim Loosemore directly on khlproperties@yahoo.co.uk or ring 07702 – 642727.

 


 

If you’d like to find out more about any of our events then feel free to contact us or if you wanted to be super kind and donate to us, we’d really appreciate it!

Why not browse through some of our many previous fundraising events.

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