There are so many ways to get involved with supporting these three amazing charities.

Here are a few of the things people have been doing to raise money for #ChallengeDerbyshire...

our charity ball - an evening of glitz and glamour in aid of #challengederbyshire!

The second #ChallengeDerbyshire Charity Ball raised over £172,000, bringing the staggering total raised by this event in only two years to over £350,000!

Guests dined and danced the night away, digging deep to contribute to our incredible total on the night.

Next year's ball is on 8th February 2020 and it is definitely set to be one not to miss! Book your table here!

#ChallengeDerbyshire Business Walk

Our walkers from the #ChallengeDerbyshire Business Club have now braved the challenging 27.5 mile route between our three charities four years running, walking from Ashgate Hospicecare in Chesterfield to Blythe House in Chapel-en-le-Frith, via Helen's Trust in Bakewell. They have collectively raised an incredible £100,000 over the course of four years!

Thomas Greatorex & Sons - Family Fun Day

Grey skies didn't stop the fun at this fanatastic family day out! Brilliant inflatables, giant games, tasty treats and all sorts more, everyone had a great day, despite some rainy spells!

 

Thanks to the generous hosts, Thomas Greatorex & Sons, and the support of a wonderful array of sponsors the day raised an incredible £7,000! 

Eliot Kennedy & Friends Charity Concert

29th March 2019 - Sheffield City Hall

This incredible night saw numerous musical stars take to the stage at Sheffield City Hall to sing alongside and celebrate with Eliot Kennedy on his 50th birthday.

All ticket proceeds raised will go to #ChallengeDerbyshire and we'll update you on the total amount once it's been confirmed! 

Thank you to everyone who gave up their time to help make this such a memorable event!

'High Peak Golf Club's' Charity of the Year 2018

 

Thank you to High Peak Golf Club and their captain Drue Turner who choose #ChallengeDerbyshire for charity of the year.

 

They raised a fantastic £1320 throughout the year and we'd like to thank all their players, family and friends.

Sir Richard Arkwright's Masson Mills Band's Christmas Spectacular

December 2018

 

Christmas got off to a musical start with the highly acclaimed Sir Richard Arkwright's Masson Mills Band and friends, the outstanding choral group Perfect Pitch, (featured on Britain's Got Talent 2017!) and local children's choirs.

Ticket sales and a raffle on the night all helped raised vital funds for #ChallengeDerbyshire.

The Old Hall Christmas Market Night

December 2018

 

Thank you to The Old Hall Hotel in Buxton which was transformed into a bustling festive marketplace which raised £330 for #ChallengeDerbyshire, their chosen charity for the night!

An evening of fine food and wine at The Merchant's Yard

November 2018

A host of diners joined John Hattersley at The Merchant's Yard in Tideswell for an evening of perfectly paired wine and food.

 

Thank you to all our sponsors including John Hattersley Wines, The Merchant's Yard and Bradburys Cheese.

Paul White's Famous Pub Quiz

November 2018

The Royal Oak at Hurdlow organised a fun pub quiz with questions from sports to biscuits and even a tasting round involving tea.

Despite the #ChallengeDerbyshire team not coming first (or even second or third!), all had a very entertaining night!

 

Sarah, Paul and the team raised a fantastic £845 by hosting the quiz, providing supper and doing a raffle.

#ChallengeDerbyshire Takes On Tough Mudder!

August 2018

It was TOUGH... but so were we! a 10 mile course with obstacles involving everything from ice water to electricity, oh, and mud of course... SO much mud!

Our epic team rose to the challenge and completed the course, arriving at the finish line in one piece and smiling!

Cressbrook Hall Garden Party - 29th July 2018

Cressbrook Hall hosted a Sunday garden party and invited all to enjoy an afternoon of music, refreshments in their spectacular gardens and orangery.

After a rather unsettled morning, the sun finally emerged from behind the rain clouds and Cressbrook Band played to delight of all the guests.

Live the Dream at the Proact Stadium

The Proact Stadium in Chesterfield hosted eight teams who completed eight games each in a bid to win our 'Live the Dream' tournament on Sunday 19 May.

The day began with bacon butties and ended with a buffet whilst Bradstone collected their winners' trophy.

An incredible £8,000 was raised and we'd like to thank everyone who participated and helped on what was a fantastic day of football, fun and sunshine. In total over two years this event has raised over £16,000!

Charity Lunch at Fischer's Baslow Hall

Michelin star awarded Fischer’s Baslow Hall hosted the second charity lunch in aid of #ChallengeDerbyshire, where guests were treated to a fabulous four course meal with drinks.

 

A fantastic £8,275 was raised on the day with the generous support of hosts Susan and Max Fischer, along with that of event sponsors XL Leasing.

The Star Trust Motoring Day in aid of #ChallengeDerbyshire 

 

In July 2019 we joined forces with the fantastic charity 'The Star Trust' for a second time to help host their annual Super Car Motoring Day.

 

Super-car owners and admirers from all over the country come together at the stunning Hassop Hall for a day that involved an incredible collection of cars undertaking driving routes through the beautiful Derbyshire countryside. 

The day was a huge success, raising a phenomenal £53,000 for #ChallengeDerbyshire and other fantastic causes.

 

A big thank you to the Star Trust from us all!

For more information, to get involved in any of our events or if you would like to take on your own #Challenge please feel free to contact us on 01298 72021!