Weʼve raised £2,280 to help us get a defibrillator at both branches
- Rossendale, UK
- Funded on Tuesday, 12th June 2018
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At RDDC It has always been an important part of our routine to keep our First Aid certificates up to date for all our staff.
Our latest First Aid training session was the first time we were all introduced to a (AED) defibrillator device and trained on how to use it. Alarm bells rang immediately in our heads when we learned about facts like these....
We need these around our pupils !!!!!
On Sunday 13th May the RDDC Team & their dogs, will be walking from the Ramsbottom Branch at 10am and finishing at the Waterfoot Branch, to help raise funds to go towards us getting a defibrillator at both RDDC branches. Everyone is welcome to join us, with or without their furry friend or meet us along the way to help raise money. You can simply use this page for your own sponsors. Remember to tell people to leave a comment with their donation, naming who they are sponsoring.
Most importantly we want/need your help to get close to our target by giving what you can to our cause.
From 12pm at our Waterfoot Branch on that day, we are putting on a 'First Aid Awareness Day'. There will be Paramedics and Children's Nurses with one of their response vehicles for everyone to look around and answer any questions you have. First Aid trainers will be demonstrating AEDs, choking scenarios & general First Aid. And of course face painting, music, balloons & refreshments too.
So stick the date in your diary and either come along with us, or meet us at Waterfoot Branch from 12pm on Sunday 13th May.
Your support always blows us away and even though this is something we don't ever want to use, we feel it is more important than anything else we have asked for before.
This event has been organised with the help of the RDDC Team, friends and RDDC Parents.
If anyone else in the RDDC family is also involved in this area of work and would like to be involved directly too, then please get in touch with someone at RDDC or leave a message for us on here.
Many thanks, RDDC Team x
- 7 months ago
Rossendale Dance & Drama Centre7 months ago
Wow !!!! Amazing, not only did we reach the target........... We SMASHED IT. We are also still waiting on some more donations so we are keeping the page open a while longer. The extra money raised will still go towards the defibrillators, it just means that we can now afford to look into better makes & models of them and get extra / spare equipment. Thank you all again. Team RDDC
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Jun 11, 2018
RDDC's contribution to raise the final required amount to purchase 2, fully functioning, full rescue kit, wall mounted, emergency ready devices. Thank you all once again x
May 18, 2018
Sponsorship for Ella Fielding and Russdog ..well done on your walk
May 14, 2018
Our fabulous amount raised on Sunday 13th May and the buckets from both RDDC Branches!! We did it! Thank you all so much xxxLove The RDDC Team xxx
May 13, 2018
Great work, RDDC! X
May 13, 2018
Well done everyone!
May 13, 2018
Hope you reach your target, thanks for today - it was great. X
May 13, 2018
Sorry we couldn’t be there today, but well done to you all. Such a great cause!
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