Keep on peddling and more …

We now have 18 people signed up and preparing for an epic 365km cycle ride across Malawi in September to raise funds for Open Arms. In addition to training for this huge challenge, they have been holding and planning fundraising events on the run up.

Beetle Drive

Alex and Alistair held a Beetle Drive and raffle in Knaresborough where they raised £462.70! Many friends, family and colleagues attended to support them both and Open Arms.


Janine Crawford and Caroline Wilson held a pub quiz on Saturday at the Pax Inn in Wetherby. With over 60 people attending they raised £600 towards their fundraising target.

Dates for the Diary

If you want to get involved with the next events to support our challengers there are a few coming up and more in the making;

Ceilidh at Bramham

On the 17th June Jan Crawford will be holding a Ceilidh at Bramham Village Hall. Tickets are £10 including a light supper.

Golf day at Harrogate Golf Club

And on the 14th July Richard Vanson is holding a Golf day at Harrogate Golf Club. It is £260 for a team of four, including a light lunch, 18 holes of golf and a post event barbeque. Friends and family are also invited to join the barbeque at a cost of £25 per head.

To book tickets or find out more please get in touch with us on

These are just a few of the many events that you are putting on up and down the country. If you’d like to tell us about how you are raising money for Malawi please contact us on, we’d love to hear from you.

There are more and more children that need our help so grab your friends and tell us when you are holding events, we might be able to lend a hand. Click here to find out more about further dates of fundraising events.

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