Kidscan - 2019 Glossop Jog beneficary

The Glossop Jog reaches £250,000 target for local charities in its 42nd year and donates £6000 to Kidscan

This evening was the Annual Presentation Evening of all the awards, trophies, certificates from the 2019 Glossop Jog. A big THANK YOU to everyone who helped raise the money for Kidscan this year, and to everyone who has helped us over the years to achieve that magnificent target. 

The charities we have supported to date are:
1978    Muscular Dystrophy
1979    Multiple Sclerosis Research
1980    Arthritis and Rheumatiod Research
1981    Christie Hospital
1982    Booth Hall (Cystic Fibrosis)
1983    St Ann's Hospice
1984    Royal Manchester Children's Hospital
1985    Tameside Hospital
1986    Royal Manchester Children's Hospital
1987    Polio Plus
1988    B.U.S.C.A.
1989    Booth Hall Children's Hospital
1990    Guide Dogs Association
1991    Tameside Hospital-Vascular Unit
1992     Booth Hall Children's Hospital
1993    Willow Wood Hospice
1994    Wythenshaw Hospital Cardiology Department
1995    Rainbow Family Trust
1996    Manchester Childrens Hospital-Cystic Fibrosis
1997    Manchester Childrens Hospital-Leukaemia Research
1998    Tameside Hospital Children's Unit
1999    Chernobyl Children's Project
2000    Meningitis Research Foundation
2001    Childline North West
2002    Hearing Dogs for the Deaf
2003    Glossop Mountain Rescue
2004    Francis House Rainbow Trust/West Pennine Guides
2005    Kingfisher Riding for the Disabled
2006    Scope/Make a Wish
2007    CLIC Sargent-Children's Cancer charity/Make a Wish
2008    Manchester Adoption Society/Glossop 3rd Scouts/Chernobyl Children's Project
2009    Kidscan Childrens Cancer Research Centre
2010    Ronald McDonald House Charities
2011    NEEMA (Kenya School)/TASCA (Autism
2012    Rainbow Trust
2013    Canine Partners
2014    Reubens Retreat
2015    Glossop Mountain Rescue/Mummy's Star/Willow Wood Hospice
2016    Cafe Jericho/St Christophers Trust (Redcourt)/Blythe House Hospice
2017    Heads Together/The Winnie Mabaso Foundation
2018    MacMillan
2019    Kidscan

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The final Collection of shoes

Glossop Rotary Club have collected over 360 pairs of shoes towards our District Shoe Aid campaign.

Medecines San Frontieres reaches out in Beirut

A donation of £400 has been sent to Medecines San Frontieres for their relief work in Beirut

Karen Rigg(Rotary), Jacob Meaton(DOSportUK), Jill Bedford(Tom’s mother), Gill Redfern(Vice-President, Rotary)

£500 was donated to this deserving organisation which arranges sports activities for disabled members

from left: Gill Redfern of Glossop Rotary Club delivering the PPE for St. Christophers Trust and Blythe House Hospice

LtoR: Gill Redfern of Glossop Rotary Club delivering the PPE for St. Christopher's Trust and Blythe House Hospice


Mr. A. Bowker, Glossopdale and Mr. C. Greenwood, St Philip Howard with President Steve Robertson and the shared winners trophy


Glossop Rotary hosted the District 1285 meal pack event on Sunday April 14th

The Race

The Foundation committee organised an unusual and hilarious evenings entertainment for their fundraising for Polio eradication

President Steve, Kidscan Officer Alison England and Organiser Barrie

The Glossop Jog reaches £250,000 target for local charities in its 42nd year and donates £6000 to Kidscan


Presented by Dr Eamonn Kerins of Manchester University for our local schools


Our club was founded in Glossop in 1938.



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