Scott Ward Schofield Memorial Fund News & Events

LATEST NEWS

01/09/2011 - CHARITY REGISTRATION COMPLETE!

Great News Everyone, The Scott Ward Schofield Memorial Fund is now an official registered charity. Our registered charity number is 1143635. We are absolutely delighted, well done to all the committee members for all their hard work!!!




UPCOMING EVENTS


PAST NEWS AND EVENTS

26/04/2015 - 10K Event

The SWSMF annual 10k event will be held on Sunday 26th April this year. At Hollingworth Lake, Rochdale. Starting at 9.15am. Meeting in The Beach Pub Car Park at the lake at 9.00am. This event is 3 times around Hollingworth Lake. You can run or walk it and It is completely free to join in, all we ask is that you collect a small amount of sponsor money for the charity, there is no minimum amount required. You will receive a free charity tshirt and a certificate for entering and your times will be taken on the day if you wish to see them. We will also provide water on the day too. You can collect sponsor monies in 2 ways, either via the tradtional sponsor form which we can email to you(to request a sponsor form please send us an email to scottwardschofieldmemorialfund@yahoo.co.uk or via our secure bt donate link below where you can set up your very own fundraising page and then you can share your own page with your friends and family and collect sponsor money that way, just click on the start fundraising button to get started.  https://mydonate.bt.com/charities/thescottwardschofieldmemorialfund



18/10/2014 - Murder Mystery Evening

Murder Mystery Evening-Saturday 18th October 2014, 7pm start- Polish Club, Sunnyside House, Chamber Rd, Oldham, OL8 4NZ. A full evenings entertainment plus 3 course dinner Tickets £25.



30/11/2013 - Murder Mystery Dinner

 7:00pm at St Dunstans, Moston, Manchester. £25 per ticket which includes a 3 course meal.



01/11/2013 - Fashion Show, Ladies Clothing Sale

 7.30 pm at St Lukes Social Club, Sulby Street, Manchester M40 5HR. Massive discounts on ladies High Street named clothing, ONLY £5 entrance fee, Pay on the door on the night.



24/05/2013 - High Street Fashion Show

7.30pm. St Lukes Social Club, Manchester.Massive discounts on high street clothing etc ! ONLY £5 entry. Ladies only, sorry guys! All in aid of The Scott Ward Schofield Memorial Fund regd charity. Pay on the door on the night.



28/04/2013 - 10K RUN/WALK

10K is roughly 3 times around Hollingworth Lake. All meet at 10 oclock am in the Beach pub car park at the lake. Free charity t shirts will be given to each runner/walker if you have one already please wear your charity tshirt on the day.

To set up your own fundraising page for the event, Please click this link. https://mydonate.bt.com/charities/thescottwardschofieldmemorialfund



13/10/2012 - Charity Disney Pin and Vinylmation Trading Day

Saturday 13th October 2012. 12 til 5 pm. At Middleton and Chadderton Sea Cadets, 265A Oldham Road , Failsworth, M35 0AS.

We would like to invite you to join us on this magical day full of fun! The days event includes a raffle full of Disney Goodies and of course PIN and VINYLMATION TRADING! All funds raised will be donated to the charity.

Tickets will be 10 pounds for Adults

5 pounds for Children (under 7s free)

family ticket for 2 Adults & 2 Children 25 pounds

Payable on the door at the days event.



26/05/2012 - 10K Run/Walk update!

Thanks to everyone who participated in the 10k run around Hollingworth Lake last weekend, the turn out was great! It was a huge success and we raised a substational amount for the charity. See below for pictures of the event:



20/05/2012 - 10K RUN/WALK

Round Hollingworth Lake x 3 times (just over 6 miles), FOR THE SCOTT WARD SCHOFIELD MEMORIAL FUND CHARITY, REG NO 1143635. Runners and Walkers will meet at The Beach Pub carpark at 10'oclock am, OL15 ODD. We will provide FREE charity t shirts for all runners. Please invite your friends/families to this event and let's make it a huge success! EVERY SINGLE PENNY RAISED WILL GO TO THE CHARITY. Sponsor forms are available from the charity, Please contact us if you would like one.



19/05/2012 - Soul Night with The Soulsearchers Band

To celebrate and remember what would have been Scott's birthday. Saturday 19th May at Blackley Golf Club. 7.30 pm. Soul Night with The Soulsearchers Band, the northwest's premier soul band , Hot Food included. Raffles, Auctions . TICKETS £20 EACH. Please contact us if you are interested in any tickets. For more info on the soulsearchers band, please visit http://www.soulsearchers.biz/ ALL PROCEEDS RAISED WILL GO TO THE SCOTT WARD SCHOFIELD MEMORIAL FUND CHARITY (registered charity 1143635)



18/05/2012 - FACEBOOK DAY

Please all JOIN and invite all of your own facebook friends to this event, you dont have to be anywhere or do anything physically, just use your facebook on that one day to help raise awareness of our charity from time to time. Everyone who will be taking part will be posting about SWSMF charity from time to time on their profiles. The date of this event has been chosen to remember what would have been Scott;s birthday, Scott would have been 22 years old this year. The purpose of this event is to have one full day (24 hrs) where we all help raise awareness of the charity through facebook:-

1. Everyone to change their profile picture to our charity banner for the day. (I will post a link for the banner) 

2. Everyone to share our website link on your own profile at various times throughout the day and encourage people to visit us

3. Everyone to share our charity facebook group on your profile at various times throughout the day, add your own friends to the group and encourage people to join us. Thanks to everyone who is going to take part! 



22/04/2012 - Joint Funday

At The Marston Tavern, Middleton Road ,Royton , Oldham OL2 5PH. Joint funday for two charities, The Scott Ward Schofield Memorial Fund and Dr Kershaw Hospice. Starting at 1pm until late. Gunge Bath, Live Music, Raffles, Karoke and much much more. Bring the family down for a fun filled day all in aid of two very worthwhile causes!



09/03/2012 - Sportsmans Evening

Sportmans evening, Blackley Golf Club, Friday 9th March 2012. 7pm. 3 course dinner, top compere, top comedian and guest speaker Alex Stepney. Only £30 per ticket, or if you are a business why not buy a table for £240 and we will include your business details in our programme.



03/03/2012 - Comedy and Curry Night

Comedy (Bernard Manning Act) and Curry Night with disco at Moston Labour Club, 7.30pm. Saturday 3rd March 2012. Entrance price Includes a curry with all the trimmings ONLY £7.50 pay on the door on the night. All monies raised on the night go to The Scott Ward Schofield Memorial Fund charity. Everyone Welcome!



26/11/2011 - Christmas Charity Night

Get into a Christamas spirit with us! This night won't lack any excitement as we will be spending a great evening at the Grosvenor G Casino just off Bury new Road near Manchester. If you like a bit of gambling for a good cause join us!

Tickets are £25 but it includes a buffet, suberb entertainment and poker knockout with cash prize! £10 goes to the charity, £5 for the poker cash price and £10 for the buffet and the dealers. Do you think you know your hands? Well now is your chance to prove it!

If you require tickets please don't hesitate to contact us for more information! Non refundable deposit in by the end of September.



20/11/2011 - Jumble Sale Sunday

We are organising a jumble sale on the 20th November 12-4pm at Moston Labour Club in aid of The Scott Ward Schofield Memorial Fund.

Please come along on the day, we will have food and drinks for sale too! If you have any unwanted gifts, bric-a-brac, toys, games, clothing etc. Please feel free to donate and help a good cause.

Pass the word around!



29/10/2011 - Children's Halloween Party

Saturday 4pm til 7pm, at Moston Labour Club (nr Gardners Arms). Only £1 entry fee for each person, payable on the door. Entry fee includes food, children's entertainer, party games and prizes to be won. Drinks will be on sale. And don't be afraid to dress up in your scariest fancy dress costume. All welcome & bring your friends too! All proceeds going direct to our charity. Thank you for your support.



04/10/2011 - Clairvoyance evening with celebrity medium "Judith"

This event is being held at Moston Labour Club (near the Gardeners Arms) on Tuesday 4th October 7.p.m. - 10.00 p.m.

Tickets are £10 each, a percentage of the ticket price will go to the charity The Scott Ward Schofield Memorial Fund, Registered Charity 1143635, Please contact us for tickets. Thanks for your support.



01/09/2011 - CHARITY REGISTRATION COMPLETE!

Great News Everyone, The Scott Ward Schofield Memorial Fund is now an official registered charity. Our registered charity number is 1143635. We are absolutely delighted, well done to all the committee members for all their hard work!!!



21/08/2011 - Fun and fitness fundraiser!

A huge Thank You to Sharon Cooney and Selvyn Squires from Body Matrix Gym, Blackley. They raised a massive £1758.83 for our charity by hosting a 6 hour fun and fitness session which was held on the 26th of June.

The eventful 6 hours consisted of Zumba, aerodance, step/lbt, circuit, boxaerobics and yoga. Several brave chaps also had their hairy bits waxed to help raise money!



23/07/2011 - SoulSearchers Band at The Moston Social & Labour Club

Thats right, This fabulous soul band from the North West of England is performing in the name of our charity at The Moston Social & Labour Club. If you want to be part this amazing night please come along! Tickets are £5 each and it includes a raffle. More information about the band check out their website:

http://www.soulsearchers.biz/

The venue is located at 841 Moston Lane and the postcode is M40 5RT. Hopefully see you all there, you won't be disappointed!



18/07/2011 - What a weekend for our charity!

We were first timers at the Failsworth Carnival and at the Norton Grange fundraising day and what fantastic events they were, feet full of blisters at the end off both days but alot of awareness was raised and and both turned out to be an experience we won't easily forget!

Disney pin trading day turned out amazingly so BIG thanks to Elaine Fallows and all the Disney pin trading community for making it a such a good event! Also special thanks to everyone who donated pins and raffle prizes. Fabulous £535.00 was raised for our charity! We can't thank you enough!

So one more time thank you for all our volunteers, followers and donators! You give us strength to keep going forward!



17/07/2011 - THIS IS WHAT WE HAVE BEEN WORKING FOR!

We are extremely happy to inform that our first holidays have now been booked for 3 special people with EB and their families, and it's all thanks to all of you who have supported our new charity. We should all feel very proud of ourselves! It really makes all the hard work worth it! Hopefully we will get more holidays booked soon for some more special people, but to do this we need your support! Scott would be so proud of us all! Thank you so much for your efforts!



16/07/2011 - Failsworth Carnival

We need volunteers to join us at Failsworth carnival for our fundraising walk as we will be joining the parade! You can help us to hand out leaflets about the charity, collect money or hold our massive banner along in our parade. Please wear a Disney or Universal themed fancy dress or if you require any of our Charity's T-shirts please don't hesitate to get in touch.

Along with the Carnival Parade there are Dancing Troupes in the Arena, the crowning of carnival queens, a fun fair, stalls & much, much more! So feel free to join us to show your support and dress to impress!



16/07/2011 - Disney Pin Trading Day

All who knew Scott knows how much he loved collecting and trading Disney pins & in fact he had quite a collection! So for his memory Scott's pin trading buddy Elaine Fallows has organized a Disney Pin Trading Day! There will be a raffle on the day to win loads of Disney goodies! (details to follow.)

The event will be held in the Stanley Road Sports and Social Club just off Stanley Road in Chadderton.

  • Tickets will be £10 for Adults
  • £5 for Children (under 7s free)
  • £25 family ticket for 2 Adults & 2 Children

Located in between Oldham & Manchester it is easily accessible just off the M60 motorway or if travelling by bus you you can take 81, 82 or 83 from Manchester City Centre. Parking in the are is free and McDonald's is very nearby with great local pubs for lunches etc.

Whether your a PIN fanatic or just starting out, please show your support and come along for a fun day of pin trading, and don't forget to invite your pin trading friends to come along too! Every penny from the event is going in the Charity's much needed funds! See you all there!



21/05/2011 - Scott's 21st/Charity launch a huge success!

Scott Ward Schofield memorial fund charity launch / Scott’s 21st party exceeded all our expectations. The turnout for the event was great, with everybody making a real effort on fancy dress, ranging from The Hulk to Minnie Mouse and even Cruella and the Dalmatians!

Well done to all our supporters including our wonderful committee members! We couldn’t have done it without you! Total raised on the night £5,800. A big thank you to everyone involved!



20/05/2011 - Scott's 21st birthday

In memory of what would of been Scott's 21st birthday, at Blackley Golf Club from 19.30.

Tickets £20 each, FANCY DRESS- DISNEY OR UNIVERSAL THEMED.

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IF YOU HAVEN'T MANAGED TO GET A TICKET OR YOU CANT MAKE IT TO THIS EVENT, , YOU CAN STILL MAKE A DONATION TO THIS EVENT, OR BUY A RAFFLE TICKET WITH A CHANCE TO WIN SOME SUPERB PRIZES, PLEASE SEE THE HOW TO DONATE SECTION AND HOW TO CONTACT US SECTION TO DO THIS, Thank you for your support.



07/05/2011 - Website now live!

The Scott Ward Schofield Memorial Fund website is officially launched.



07/03/2011 - HMRC registration

Our HMRC registration is in process.