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A NEW Event for 2018 - Denmead Glow Ride
'be safe, be seen'
Cheque presentation to the Rocky Appeal
On 27th February 2015 Terri and Graham were invited to a presentation evening to present a cheque for £1220 towards the fund-raising for the Da Vinci Robot.
The cheque was presented to Mick Lyons of the Portsmouth Hospitals Rocky Appeal and a sail plaque was placed on the Boats of Bounty Board. Peter Mellor, the Director of Corporate Affairs and Business Development was also in attendance. Funds were raised by Terri's cycle ride - Frankfurt to Vienna.
A further £813 has been donated to the BodyFocus Support Group to support the provision of Rehabilitation Exercise Programmes.
Cycle Ride September 2014 - £2033 raised
Follow the link for information about last years Fund Raising Cycle Ride - Frankfurt - Vienna
Next Defib Training Session Tuesday 29 July 2014
Defib Training has been arranged for Tuesday evening 29 July, 7 – 9 pm at the new Portsmouth Ambulance Station.
There is no allocated parking as far as I know, but parking is much easier in the Industrial Park at this time of day so you should be able to park quite close to the Ambulance Station.
If you didn’t attend last time, but would like to attend this time, you are very welcome. I have asked our trainer Andy if he will cover basic CPR as well the defib training.
Whilst we do not charge for this training, donations are very welcome and will contribute towards the cost.
The address is:
Portsmouth Ambulance Station
Please would you confirm to me ASAP if you wish to attend the session.
Many thanks for your support.
FUNDING FOR HEALTHY HEARTS EQUIPMENT
Friday 20 June 2014
Many thanks to Freemasons Comrades Lodge for their kind donation of £300 towards new mini trampolines. Thank you also to Peter Judd who initiated the process.
FUNDING FOR TRANSPORT
Monday 31 March 2014
Many thanks to Cllr Keast - District Councillor for Waterlooville for the allocation of £610 towards the BodyFocus Support Group Transport Fund. This money will pay for transport for people with mobility difficulties who do not have the use of a car and are not able to use public transport but who would like to attend exercise sessions to improve their mobility and quality of life.
If you do not have a car and are unable to use public transport to attend exercise sessions listed on this website, please get in touch.
RAMP UP THE RED - FRIDAY 7 FEBRUARY 2014 - for the British Heart Foundation
Thanks to all who attended the Healthy Hearts Ramp up the Red in aid of the British Heart Foundation on 7 February 2014. Thank you all for your generosity.
We managed to more than double our target (£100) - WE RAISED £221.85!! Thank you all so much for your support.
Here is the Friday Healthy Hearts Class (mostly) all in RED!!
Funding received from the Freemasons
On Wednesday 5th February 2014 we were very happy to receive a cheque for £400 from Brian James of the Freemasons to replace the battery in the Defibrillator - a necessity for running the Healthy Hearts Cardiac Rehabilitation Programme - and to support the provision of affordable transport for the HAMPSFit Amputees Class.
FUNDING FOR NEW PROJECT 'POSITIVE STROKES' AWARDED BY THE LOTTERY
This information will be of interest to exercise teachers who teach specialised groups in the community.
Please follow the link to 'Positive Strokes' for more information