Charity Update – June 2020

Although the 2020 event will not take place, we have been able to continue our support for local charities from our emergency funds, and from our supporters’ kind donations to the recent Just Giving appeal.

Below is a summary of the projects we have been able to fund/help so far.

South Bank Ladies – making PPE for the NHS:

Spirit of Goole / Sprockets – on-going support for users of the charity: (

Hessle Food Bank: supply of infrastructure / fridge / freezer. This will continue to be a permanent facility after the current crisis is over.
At the moment the food boxes are being delivered by volunteers, and around 100 adults and children in the Hessle/Anlaby are are being supported on a weekly basis.

Mires Beck Nursery: purchase of workbenches and wash stations for their trainees, in order to comply with the new “Covid Regulations” (