Weʼve raised £275 to Raise money for the Veterans of Staffordshire Regimental Association Wolverhampton Branch and Cancer Research
- Inverness, United Kingdom
- Social welfare
- Time left
- Funded on Saturday, 30th September 2017
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I am raising funds to support my late Brother Scot's fellow veterans from the Staffordshire Regimental Association - my brother prior to his sudden death in January 2016 was The vice chair of the association which he was proud to serve to support veterans of the Regiment of all ages, Scot served in many conflicts during his short life of 43 years as a proud Staffordshire Soldier.
The Staffordshire Regiment was founded 312 years ago in the Kings Head Lichfield.
The regiment was disbanded in 2007 after they finished their tours in Iraq conflict and became part of the Mercian Regiment.
The Staffordshire Regimental Association support veterans of all ages in ensuring they have support in civilian life and offer welfare support to the Veterans in need, ranging from social gathering so they can meet up with fellow comrades who have served as Staffordshire soldiers in many campaigns throughout the ages and share their experiences and banter.
The association also support veterans and their families by offering support at funerals and times of need such as if they need any support within the home and support if in hospital or care.
We also support veterans to attend annual reunions such as Ypres and Arnhem remembrance days and annual reunions at the national remembrance day in London and Lichfield the home of the Staffordshire Regiment.
We are also raising funds for Cancer research as this is a cause close to our hearts as we all have been touched by Cancer and the research they do have saved so many lives and continue to research to find the cure.
If you can help us meet our target so we can continue to support our veterans we would be extremely grateful.
Thank you for reading our Story.
- 5 months ago
Simon Hamilton5 months ago
Well it's the eve before we start travelling up to Fort William for the Ben Nevis challenge. Preparation begin tonight with the packing ready for a 1pm epic road trip tomorrow. If you haven't sponsored us yet there is still time. Thank you.
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Sep 11, 2017
Good luck Simon xx
Sep 8, 2017
Hope the climb goes well and the weather is kind to you all
Sep 8, 2017
Good luck Simon, you do so many awesome things thought it was about time I supported you!
Sep 8, 2017
All the best for the weekend x so proud of you xx
Sep 7, 2017
You're an inspiration and a great friend. Good luck!
Sep 6, 2017
Well done Simon
Sep 6, 2017
You can do this, good luck xx
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Inverness, United Kingdom
I am the Social Secretary of the Staffordshire Regimental Association Wolverhampton Branch and i have arranged a charity Hike up Ben Nevis with the Veterans of the Regiment to raise money to support the association so we can continue to carry on our work to support our veterans
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