Saint Francis Hospice orange is recognisable across our community: from our shops to our fundraising events. For us, the colour orange represents the light in the dark and the warmth, care and compassion that our patients need.
Pledge to Go Orange and help raise awareness and vital funds for the Hospice!
To take part, please register with us so we can support you all the way.
There are three easy ways for you to register. You choose one of the following:
- Join our Go Orange Facebook group for inspiration and to keep up to date with fellow fundraisers
- Click here to set up a Just Giving page
- Fill out the form below to download our fundraising pack.
What to do next:
Get in touch and let us know about your Go Orange plans!
We have lots of materials which can help make your day and we will send you a free t-shirt which you can wear proudly knowing you are making a difference to so many.
Complete the form below, including your t-shirt size and contact details and you will receive our fundraising pack immediately to get you started. Our friendly team will be in touch shortly to find out more about your plans.
In addition to this, you can download a free poster to promote your event, and the sponsorship form by clicking the links below:
Email us on firstname.lastname@example.org or call us on 01708 771431!
How will you 'Go Orange'?
You can choose to fundraise in whatever way suits you; from an orange dress-down day at work to a bake sale. Here are some of our ideas for a bit of inspiration:
- Arrange an ‘orange’ dress down day at work, this could be in person our virtual!
- Host a raffle or prize giving where the prizes are orange themed.
- Host a bake sale with everything coloured (or flavoured) orange. Yum!
Make a difference
We need your help to care and support those people, in our community, living with life limiting illnesses. By taking part you will help support the thousands of people who need our care.
- £50 pays for two hours of special care on our ward
- £108 pays for two hours of Hospice at Home care for one patient
- £202 pays for a day of care for a patient and their family on our Hospice ward
Go Orange FAQ's
What is ‘Go Orange’?
‘Go Orange’ is our summer campaign to raise vital funds for patients and their families.
I need help fundraising!
Don’t worry, we are here to help! First off, download our brand new fundraising pack, it is full of lots of good advice. And, get in touch with the team! We have lots of ideas, tips and tricks and would love to help!
How do I set up a JustGiving page?
Setting up a fundraising page on JustGiving is really simple and there is a step by step guide here (add pdf link?). And, as always, get in touch with the team if you need any more help.
How do I stay safe during this challenge?
By July 2nd, all COVID restrictions should be lifted, but if you are still shielding, you can still take part! Why not take your fundraising activity virtual? A virtual quiz, coffee morning or fancy dress day over zoom can still be lots of fun. Our fundraising pack has a virtual tool kit to help. Click the link above to download.
When can I Go Orange?
You can ‘Go Orange’ at any time, on any day, whenever works best for you! Just let us know when you’re planning your activity!
Download our fundraising pack