Archive for the Fundraising category

It’s here! 2013 Calendar on sale now

It’s here!  Our amazing 2013 Charity Calendar is now IN STOCK, and is even better than last year!  Some wonderful, stunning images of York and North Yorkshire, which are unique to this limited edition publication.  This calendar is not available in the shops, and is exclusive to York Mind. With thanks to the BlackDogWhiteWall Photography …

Tickets on sale!

Tickets are now on sale for the fantastic Motown and Soul night on 29th September.  Priced just £5 you can buy from the reception at York Mind, and we definitely recommend buying in advance! It will be a great night, fantastic music, very friendly people, with all proceeds to York Mind.

Fancy a Meal out?

This Saturday will see an army of restaurant staff working even harder than usual to please their customers!  Local mental health charity York Mind have recruited a number of local eateries to take part in “Tips for Mind” day, where every member of staff will be donating half of the cash tips they receive from …

Lord Mayor’s Charity – £56,719

Regular readers will know that Cllr David Horton, who served as Lord Mayor of York for the 12 months up until May of this year, chose York Mind as one of his two charities to support during the year.  Many fantastic events were organised, and we know many of our readers supported them, so thank …

Win a brand new car!

York Mind has teamed up with The-Great-Big-Small-Charity-Car-Draw to offer you the opportunity of winning a brand new Kia Picanto! Tickets are priced at just £2 each, and York Mind are guaranteed a donation of £1.84 for every ticket we sell.  This is a national initiative,  and we have not incurred any cost in offering these …

Classical Concert planned

Jessica Holgate is a young Classical Soprano who started vocal training at the age of 8. Her talent was recognised from a very young age and has given her success in several National competitions.  Her pure, clear sound and professionalism has impressed audiences from all around the world.  Jessica sings both classical and classical crossover …

Fancy a bike ride to Paris?

How do you fancy cycling from London to Paris, with a group of friendly, enthusiastic people next April?  The trip takes place over 5 days, and will be fully supported by a professional events company. Want to know the best bit?  Once you’ve paid your £99 deposit, the trip (including accommodation, most meals, ferry to France …

Dragon Boat Challenge re-scheduled

Sadly due to the torrential rain, Sunday’s Dragon Boat Challenge had to be cancelled, which was a great shame for all the people who had been making costumes, planning BBQs and of course fundraising ahead of the event.  We are pleased to let you know the the organisers (who have done a fantastic job by the …

Brand new ebay items

Our hardworking team of ebay volunteers have been hard at work gathering items for our ebay site. We have a hatful of items on sale from the world of sports, soaps, X-Factor, Dr Who, The Apprentice, and many many more! Click here to visit the auction, and don’t forget to bid generously!