Do it for Dandelion! Wall of fame

Each and every #doit4dandelion is celebrated our Wall of Fame in the entrance hall at Elmscroft.  We are now running out of wall space and stickers are now going on the ceiling!  Keep up the good work fundraisers.

The Do It! Wall at Elmscroft

Come and see the amazing Do It! Wall at Elmscroft

Here they are again with our sincerest thanks and gratitude for your support …

March 2017

  • Dan Llwelyn Hall donated £1,150 from sales of his paintings
  • The Swan Pub in Loose raised £85 at it’s monthly Quiz
  • St Michael’s Prep School raised £1,500 by holding a Ball18056326_10155820883158484_340002224740509038_o
  • East Farleigh Parish Council donated £100
  • Gordon Dadds raised £1,300
  • Ashford International Health Club raised £106.35
  • MidKent Reflexology Group raised £75 instead of doing Secret Santa
  • Grosvenor Orchestra raised £320 at their concert


February 2017

  • Priory Close Residents raised £260 from carol singing
  • Rotary Club of Malling donated £600
  • Freedom Fitness Aqua Class raised £65 by holding a raffle
  • Capital Space raised £129
  • St Peter’s Lodge raised £300 at their events through the year
  • Palace Wood Primary School raised £46
  • Tree Tops Primary Academy held a Christmas Jump Day raising £95

January 2017

  • Tea at Hilltop raised £125
  • the Finishing Team at Cook donated £121 in lieu of Christmas Cards
  • the Judd School raised £774.91 at various events held by Duke House studentscake sale
  • Kimberly Clark donated £3,350 from their fundraising events
  • the Kent Messenger donated £2,529.72 from their year’s events
  • Outset UK raised £740 at the Medway Dragonboat Challenge

December 2016

  • Cursillo Group donated £100
  • M Burton donated £75 in lieu of Christmas Presents
  • the Davis family donated £100 in lieu of Christmas Cards
  • Gill Turner Tucker staff donated £25 in lieu of sending Christmas Cards

November 2016

  • Sanderstead URC Working Circle raised £30
  • Pennies Nursery washed cars and raised £79
  • the Andersons had a Golf Reunion and raised £300

October 2016

  • Alan Firmin Ltd donated £200
  • Brachers donated £150 from the Mulberry Tree Dinner

September 2016

  • Mrs Arnold donated £50 from a presentation to Kings Hill W.I.
  • The Swan Pub in Loose raised £85 at it’s monthly Quiz
  • Chiddingstone Fete Society raised £250

August 2016

  • Sibley Pares raised £107 on an office diet
  • Capital Space Tea Under the Trees raised £788
  • Maidstone L.M. Society of Friends donated £19
  • Lloyds Bank raised £110 from a cake sale
  • Ecolutions Solutions Charity Day raised £2,485

July 2016

  • Bill Emptage donated £100 from sheep shearingbluebell fete
  • Alan Webb did the London to Brighton Cycle, raising £260
  • Wantsum Lodge raised £300
  • Kent RaG & Stage Spiders raised £174
  • Hartley Coffee House & Farmshop raised £53
  • Bluebell Village Fete raised £150
  • St Peter’s Church raised £191 by holding a BBQ
  • Giveacar and Richard Brown raised  £32

June 2016

  • Maidstone Spiritual Development Centre donated £150
  • The Swan Pub in Loose raised £85 at it’s monthly Quiz
  • Eton College boys collecting £265.52 at their Sunday Service
  • Brewers in Pennenden Heath raised £100
  • Stonewall Park £200

May 2016

  • East Farleigh Fete Committee donated £200
  • Asda Living in Maidstone donated £50

April 2016

  • Viv Sullivan ran the Brighton Marathon raising £628
  • Bethany & Katherine held a cake sale and raffle at school, raising £39.95
  • Mereworth Charity Lunch raised £130Viv Brighton Marathon
  • East Farleigh Church donated £100

 

March 2016

  • £5.06 worth of pennies collected by the Spendlove Family
  • Loose WI raised £25 at their Easter Stall
  • Maidstone Allotments donated their key deposit money of £80
  • St Augustine Academy raised £367.43 over Christmas
  • Maidstone Grammer School students raised £32.50
  • Marden Village Stores and customers collected 5 pences, raising £158.65
  • West Farleigh Sports Club donated £100

February 2016

  • St Peter & St Paul Church East Sutton raised £376.26
  • Anthea Barnes School of Dancing raised £100 at the Charity Week
  • Fusion in Maidstone collected £66.61
  • Sanderstead URC Women’s Guild raised £25 by holding a Bring & Buy sale
  • Boughton Monchelsea Scouts raised £200

January 2016boxing day dip 2015

  • Tea at Hill Top, East Malling raised £108 at their Mixed Blessings Carol Singing
  • Maidstone Unitarian Church raised £85 at their Carol Service
  • Wheatsheaf Lodge raised £300 by holding a raffle
  • Virtual School Kent donated £37.50 in lieu of sending Christmas Cards
  • All Saints Church, Maidstone raised £219.86 at Carol Service
  • CAF Employees raised £591 on Just Giving Tuesday
  • The Boxing Day Dip arranged by the Lions in Folkestone raised £30
  • Rookery Court raised £46.40 in lieu of sending Christmas Cards
  • Medway Madwives raised £100

December 2015

  • British Sugar Craft Guild’s local children’s group raised £100 by decorating cakes
  • John Bunyan Leaver Charity, Vicarage Lane Allotments donated £100 for gardening
  • Coopers Estates donated £500 in lieu of sending Christmas Cards
  • Bethany School’s walk raised £1,000
  • The New Beacon in Sevenoaks, raised £474.51
  • Loose Women’s Institute donated £40
  • Tonbridge CSMA donated £300 from their fundraising events

November 2015

  • Grove Singers of London raised £201.65 at their Remembrance of Hope concert
  • Richmond Farm Steam Fair raised £1000

October 2015

  • John Keil Antiques raised £8,500loose
  • AFT Conference, Canterbury raised £175
  • Ashford International Hotel raised £127.41
  • Music@Malling Festival raised £250
  • Rabobank Graduate Charity Challenge raised £5,590

September 2015

  • Loose Gardens Open Day raised £500
  • Maidstone Society of Friends donated £13
  • Fusion Healthy Living Centre raised £34.26
  • Rotary Club, Medway raised £1,270
  • Richard Carpenter completed his 152 day walk North

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  • Asda Living Maidstone green token vote raised £50
  • Natural Fires collection box raised £19.95

July 2015

  • Sutton Valence Choir Society raised £302.70 at a concert in Greenwich
  • mhs homes outdoor swimathon raised £195
  • Bluebell Hill Entertainment donated £150 from the BlueBell Hill Village Fete

June 2015

  • Maidstone Grammar School for Girls, 9S students, raised £101.66 at their Charity Event
  • West Malling Scouts Car Wash raised £352.07

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  • The Church in Burham held various events and raised £250
  • All Saints Church Staplehurst raised £695.11
  • Sevenoaks Preparatory School’s Spring Walk at Knole Park raised £2,103.73 
  • mhs homes Wye Valley Canoe challenge raised £1,190

April 2015

  • Wrotham Heath Ladies Bridge Afternoon raised £1,563
  • Maidstone Grammar School raised £557.55
  • David ran the Boston Marathon and raised £601.50
  • Milky Jim ran the London Marathon and raised £600
  • The Motown Dinner at the Mulberry Tree raised an amazing £2,109
  • Oscar, aged 11,  raised 533 pennies by saving all his coppers for a year
  • The Forum in Tunbridge Wells for hosting a fundraising evening, raising £360.

March 2015

  • Eldercare Community Group in Headcorn raised £67.22 by holding a coffee morning
  • Ashford International Hotel raised £1,000 for Dandelion Time as their Charity of the Year
  • Fleur de Lis Lodge, Maidstone raised £200
  • East Farleigh Parish Council donated £100
  • Wrotham Heath Golf Club’s Club Captain, Stuart Gay, and Lady Captain, Sally Stowell,  annual fund raising activities £8,888.00

February 2015 Santa Special 3 small

  • St Paul’s Infant School in Maidstone fundraised at their Christmas Productions and raised £186.34
  • Revolutionary Drawing Room held a Concert in Knockholt, raising £385
  • Headcorn Baptist Church, Meeting Point raised £400 at various fundraising activities
  • Loose Area History Society and Paul Relfe donated £40 froma presentation
  • The Martin’s held a Santa Special at the Miniature Railway, raising £500

January 2015

  • The New Year’s Day Pram Race, Sutton Vallence, organised by the Kings Head Odd Fellows raised £1,000
  • Mrs Rendall raised £5 by doing the Advent Challenge
  • All Saints Church, Maidstone raised £219.89 at their Maidstone Business Community Carol Service
  • Gayman Elementary School, Doyleston USA raised £146.29
  • SURC Women’s Guild ran a bring and buy sale raising £35.40
  • Hill Top Café hosted Carol Singers and raised £61
  • New Beacon School held a Talent Competition and a Carol Service, raising £441.96
  • Medway Madwives raised £100
  • St Augustine’s Academy raised £127.66 by holding a Christmas Fair

December

  • Organising and holding a Christmas Craft Fair, Biddenden Church raised £710
  • An impromptu Carol Service outside Asda Kings Hill, by the Churchs Together in Malling, raised £158.40
  • Gad’s Hill School, Rochester. Wellington House’s fundraising for the year came to £646.25
  • British Sugar Guild, Maidstone. The Cygnets raised £150 by cake decorating
  • United Reformed Church Staplehurst raised £150 from selling crafts
  • The Good Intent, West Farleigh hosted the WI for a Carol Service and a Draw by the Sports Clu, raising £44                                                                                             

November 2014

  • St Martin’s Maidstone donated £125
  • Adventure Café, Somerset raised £65 rowing off-site for the Rowathon
  • ACE European Group donated £500 for the Rowathon
  • Holding a Christmas Coffee Morning raised £670 by the United Reformed Church Staplehurst
  • Asda Living, Maidstone donated £50, along with warm thermal socks!
  • Ashford International Hotel raised £112

October 2014

  • Louise raised £100 at her Bridal Boot Camp
  • Bearsted & Thurnham Methodist Church raised £50.66 at their Family Service
  • Energize Choir  raised £511 at their Leeds Castle concert (breaking their own fundraising record)

September 2014

  • PUGS Golf Society donated £100 raised by fining those who played badly!
  • Maidstone L.M. Society of Friends raised £44
  • Bonitadid the Cranbrook Marathon raising £139.12
  • The Martins raised £800 at their Steam Fair

August 2014

  • Nethin Lodge raised £1,700 at the Summer Ball
  • Faversham Scouts raised £273.68
  • Mereworth Lunch raised £150
  • ACE Europe Group donated £500
  • Fenwicks, Tunbridge Wells donated £100
  • St Paul’s Infant School raised £159 at their Summer ConcertSt Georges Day Faversham 2014

July 2014

  • Smiths Hall Open Gardens raised £1,100.25
  • Maidstone Grammar School for Girls raised £28
  • Blooming Green raised £200
  • The New Beacon Year 7 and 8 boys raised £700 at t heir Entrepreneurs Project Week
  • Biddenden All Saints Church raised £567.50 at their Lent Charity Appeal

June 2014

  • Sanderstead United Church Working Circle raised £50
  • The Inner Wheel Club of Maidstone raised £1,700
  • Police Probationers, Class B, donated £2,571.01
  • Edmed & Son’s donation tin contained £35.20
  • Rob climbed Kilimanjaro and raised over his target
  1. Flying the flag for Dandelion Time

    Flying the flag for Dandelion Time

May 2014

  • Christian Frogatt Architects raised £1,000
  • Wellington House at Gad’s Hill raised £446.08
  • Norfleet School for Girls held a Raise & Donate Week, donating £910.08
  • Loose Area  History Society donated £50 for a talk they held
  • Maidstone Soroptimists donated £16

April 2014

  • Kentish Hop Evening raised £200
  • Milky Jim’s Full Fat Marathon raised £698.75
  • Jamie did the Jurrasic Coast Challenge and raised £2,225.75
  • Hop Farm Dirty Dash undertaken by Alex & Nikki raised £441.25
  • Sevenoaks Prep School raised £69.29 with a Pampered Chef coffee morning
  • Tina ran the Brighton Marathon and donated £292.50
  • The Medway Midwives raised £100

March 2014

  • Holy Cross Church in Bearsted raised £624
  • Barclays Bank in Tonbridge raised £1,500 through selling cards and having a prize draw and raffle
  • Elis David Almhouses donated their speaking fee from a talk at Sanderstead Women’s Guild
  • Aylesford Primary School collected £137 at their school production
  • Sweetwood Park Golf Club raised £3,668 with various events throughout their year of supporting us
  • Sevenoaks Preparatory School raised £4,333 at their Spring Walk
  • Tom, aged 5, raised £20 at schoolSpring Walk Sevenoaks March 2014

February 2014

  • South East Coast Strategic Clinical Networks donated to Dandelion Time
  • Energize Choir held a concert and raised £175
  • James donated his leaving gift of £152 to the charity

January 2014

  • The Rose family raised a massive £406.38 in various ways, including a cake sale at work
  • Sanderstead Woman’s Guild raised £55 from their B&B Sale
  • The Miller Family donated £20 instead of sending Christmas cards
  • Beryl Bush donated £125 from her open studio at the Honey Pot Gallery
  • Bellingham & Stanley raised £100 with a raffle
  • Caroline & Carol donated money to Dandelion Time in lieu of Christmas cards

 

December 2013

  • Sutton Valence Preparatory School raised an amazing £554 at their Nativity and Carol Concerts
  • Sevenoaks Preparatory School raised a whopping £283 at their Christmas Fair tombola
  • Breakaway Lunch Group from St Philips & St James Church raised £45
  • Mr Bridges donated £105 to DT instead of sending Christmas cards to his friends and family
  • Hana raised £158.40 by holding a stall at her school Christmas Fair
  • HSBC Maidstone had a Christmas Jumper Day and raised £14
  • The Farleigh WI had a collection at their Carol Singing at the Good intent and donated £50
November 2013
  • Hedgehoppers from Tunbridge Wells raised £1,250 at their Party
  • Musical Merry Go Round Pre School Group from Loose raised £100
  • The Rajan family donated £106 from their trip to the UK
  • St Nicholas Church, Linton donated £258
October 2013
  • Dunorlan Park Stores donated £13.87 from their collection box
  • Ouse Valley Farm donated £109 raised at the Harvest Fair
September 2013 
  • The Feather’s team  organised a walk and a camp night, raising £600
  • Lloyds TSB Foundation donated £500 under their “Matched Giving Scheme” for the Adam’s family Triple Peaks challenge
August 2013
  • Maidstone L.M. Society of Friends donated £54
  • The students at St Augustine Academy raised £243
  • Phoenix Trading International Charity donated £750 raised through card sales
July 2013
  • Celebrating their  40th Anniversary, friends of Mr & Mrs Brewster donated £70 instead of buying gifts
  • Staplehurst Nurseries donated £18 collected from a musical event in their farm shop cafe
  • Music @ Malling donated £193 from their Summer Serenade concert
  • Smith’s Hall donated £461 from their open garden event
  • Maidstone Gang Show donated £21 from their performance at the Hazlitt Theatre
  • Triple Peaks Conquerors, the Adams family donated £730
  • Aylesford Primary School donated £58 from their Year 6 Production
  • St Augustine Academy donated £243 which their students raised
  • Dulwich Prep School raised £84 from a second hand uniform sale
June 2013
  • Sanderstead United Reformed Church, Working Circle donated £50
  • Martin Tolhurst Partnership donated £1,500 and chose Dandelion Time as their charity for the year
  • The Entertainer, Maidstone,  members of staff donated through Workplace Giving UK
  • The New Beacon at Sevenoaks donated £688
  • Ouse Valley Foods collected £60 at Shows & Fairs
  • Sutton Valence School donated £500
May 2013
  • Weald of Kent Ploughing Match Association, £500 from their match at August Pitts, Horsmonden
  • Bordon Hill Nurseries for  their donation at our May Fair
  • St Martin’s Church for their support at our May Fair
  • Maidstone Unitarian Church for their donation of £50
April 2013
  • Coxheath Primary School held a coffee morning, raising £12
  • Airconaire at Rochester donated £500
  • Art Uniting People donated £500 for art therapy at the project
  • The Bull Inn at East Farleigh held an Easter Egg Hunt and raised £331
  • Vale Royal Methodist Church, Wesley Guild donated £50
March 2013
  • Mereworth Charity Lunch Club raised £115
  • Ouse Valley Foods raised £50 through sales of their book “Granny Marmalade and Uncle Tractor”
  • SECAmb ran the Paddock Wood Marathon and raised more than their £1,000 target
  • Staplehurst Lodge held a Ladies’ Festival and raised £610
  • Beaverbrooks  of Maidstone, £240, they chose Dandelion Time as Charity of the Year
February 2013
  • Twyford Pre-School in Yalding raised £60 with their carol singing
  • Boughton Monchelsea Wives Group raised £250
  • West Farleigh raised £400 through Village Events
January 2013
  •  Anon group gave us £220
  •  Airconair did some Christmas activities and raised £500
  • Italian teacher in lieu of exchanging xmas cards gave us £100
  • Feathers camped and walked for us for £550
  • Song for Life sang for £1,735
  • Barclays Bank volunteered and raised £1500
  • Coxheath Primary School Christmas concert raised £201
  • Sanderstead United Reform Church collected £100
  • Cel F Solar Systems raised £450
  • Virtual School in lieu of Christmas cards £50
  • Harrietsham Wives £350
  • Caroline organised a Sport Personality of the year and raised £70
  • Our neighbours raised money in lieu of Christmas cards £50
  • Evergreens of Farleigh £75

December 2012

  • St Peters Church £419
  • Alex Galanis Foundation’s gold day 1050
  • Wellesley House Chapel Collection £291
  • Ladies that Lunch raised £60
  • St Nicholas Church in Allington raised £100
  • KCF gave us £256
  • Martin Tolhurst Solictor’s baking day raised £588
  • ACE European Group £500
  • Martin Tolhurst Solictors £680
  • Michelle Burford’s coffee morning £225
  • SAV Credit £750
  • John Paul ran a marathon and collected £180
  • HSBC matched John Paul’s contribution with £180

November 2012

  • Maidstone Sugar Craft Guild £200
  • Asda pocketed the difference and gave us £100
  • Linton PCC gave us £252
  • The Farleigh WI gave us £50
  • Tom Bell Young Enterprise gave us £140

October 2012

  • Durobrivae Masonic Lodge £210
  • Mereworth Lunches £114
  • Biddenden Homemakers Group £50
  • Owen saved all his pennies and raised £3.46
  • Harrietsham Housewives collection raised £20
  • St Albans Housewives collection raised £100
  • Keepers Nursery open day £570
  • St Peters Church Ightham £134

September 2012

  • HSBC swimathon £55
  • Wateringbury Drama Group shows raised £400

August 2012

  • Maidstone Dance Studio bi annual show £3000
  • Kent Minds raised £600
  • Anon collected £50
  • Alex Galanis Foundation raised £570
  • Society of Friends M/S £40
  • Martin Tolhurst Solictors £900
  • Ladham Charitable Trust £10,000
  • Church of Good Shepherd £1000

July 2012

  • Dulwich Prep Swimathon £3236
  • Donation for sheep shearing £100
  • Boxley Village Society £500
  • Monkton Masonic Lodge £417
  • Smiths Hall Open Garden £453.50
  • Maidstone Quaker Young People £110
  • Martin Tolhurst Solictor’s Bake off £151
  • Michelle’s pampering morning £130
  • Harriestsham Wives £350
  • Centre Point donation £805
  • Kings Hill Rotary £580
  • Jubilee Celebrations at the First and Last Pub £540
  • Soroptomist donations £30

June 2012

  • Alex Galanis Foundation £125
  • Weald of Kent Bridge Club £400
  • Sanderstead United Reform Church Guild £75
  • Alex Brown Half Marathon £733

May 2012

  • Nearly New Sale Loose £90
  • ACE donation £500
  • Alex Galanis Foundation £2065
  • Jo Morgan abseiled Maidstone’s tallest building £349.45
  • Maidstone Unitarian Church £150
  • Bryan Mortimer Mayor’s donation £3000
  • String Quartet £55

April 2012

  • John Harley ran the London Marathon £310
  • S Davies Music Concert £330
  • Boxley Village Society £500
  • Martin Tolhurst Solictors Donation £596
  • Anon Donation £100
  • Anon Donation £250
  • High Sheriff Award Fund £500
  • Bearsted Farmers Market £94

March 2012

  • West Borough Primary School £100
  • Frankie’s coffee morning £200
  • Martin Tolhurst Solictors £220
  • Glad to be grey £116
  • Tonbridge Conservatives £75

February 2012

  • Staplehurst Lodge £500
  • East Farleigh Church Collection £37
  • SEN in lieu of Christmas Cards £54

January 2012

  • Marden Medical Centre in lieu of Christmas cards £20
  • HSBC in lieu of Christmas cards £91
  • Richard Long Movember moustache £355
  • Miller & Sweeney gave us £100