Community Fundraising

How you can support us

There lots of fun ways you can help fundraise and support us.

Whether it be organising your own events from cake sales to head shaves or joining one of Forest Holme events, a designated fundraiser will be assigned to support you throughout your fundraising journey.

We will publicise your fundraising event on our social media platforms.

We can also supply sponsor forms, collection boxes, Forest Holme merchandise, leaflets and banners.

For further tips and suggestions, why not download our Fundraising A-Z and Fundraising Guide.

If you want to find out more about fundraising or discuss a fundraising idea or other ways to get involved, please call the fundraising team on 01202 670644 or email the fundraising team

Other ways to support us

Unwanted Gifts or Recycling

You can donate items for our popular tombolas and raffles, such as unwanted gifts of bottles of wine or spirits, boxes of chocolate and toiletry sets or we take old stamps, mobile phones, foreign currency and used printer ink cartridges to recycle for cash.

Community Groups

Talk about us with friend and family and perhaps you’re a member of a local club, group or society or maybe your workplace would like to find out more about Forest Holme, we would love to come along and talk with your members about our work, the difference we make in our community and how you can get involved.

Community Events

Anniversary of Rock

The legendary Anniversary of Rock is back for one more time.

Held by The Lord Nelson (Poole Quay) on Saturday 9th March, this year’s last ever Anniversary of Rock will feature 10 amazing local live bands performing for over 12 hours from 1pm – 1am.

Entry is just £5 on the door and there is a raffle with all proceeds coming to Forest Holme.

Buttons & Bows Craft Fair

Buttons & Bows Events are continuing to support Forest Holme Hospice as their chosen charity in 2024.

Join them at Upton Community Centre on Saturday 9th March for their first event of the year, a Handmade Fair & Craft Destash from 10am – 2pm with FREE entry.

BBQ On The Green

BBQ On The Green is returning on Saturday 11th May from midday to midnight with another fantastic line-up of live music.

Hosting their famous BBQ, there will also be a well stocked bar, afternoon tea tent, raffle, stalls, crafts and games for all ages. This FREE mini-music festival event runs from midday to midnight and is perfect for the whole family, supporting charities close to their hearts, including Forest Holme Hospice and other cancer charities.

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