Project information

GREAT NORTH BIKE RIDE

Cycle ride we aim to raise £100.000+on the day have a great day and raise vital funds for Childhood Cancer Research.
This event is not a race enjoy beautiful Northumbian coastline.£15 will get you a number Nike t-shirt and free refreshments.
registering is simple www.greatnorthbikeride.com

August 2011 - August 2011

Charity information: Chris Lucas Trust

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  • Need

    Need

    Raising vital funds took keep our researcher in post. Without research a cure will never be found. Children are 25% of population but 100% our future we must try through research to find a cure to childhood cancer.

    Solution

    Our target will go towards keeping our research going for a further two years Research is a very expensive project but with help with funding and the Institute of Cancer Research we WILL make a difference.

  • Aims

    Aim 1

    Keep our researcher going for at least 2 years if successful kep this project going yearly.

    Activities

    » Funding medical researcher at Institute Cancer Research Royal Marsden Surrey totally funded by us.

    Success will be...creating awareness obtaining support from cyclists sponsorship thruogh their friends and families therefore keeping our researcher in post.


  • Impact

    Impact

    Through our researcher we will find better treatments with new drugs to keep our children alive and ultimatley find a cure!
    Few years ago 70% of children died from cancer now 70% survive.

    Risk

    As long as we achieve our goal there will be no risk. Our researcher is on 3 yearly contract.

    Reporting

    Through media press internet e-mails everyone will be kept updated.

  • Budget

    Budget - Project Cost: £21,600

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      Amount Heading Description
      £11,000 T-shirts free t-shirt to all who take part
      £1,250 insurance £5 million public liability insurance
      £2,500 printing posters flyers cycle numbers etc
      £2,000 toilets/shelter portable toilets at finish pa system
      £1,250 Couincil Charges payment for use of car parks
      £1,800 Advertising adverts in cycle mags
      £1,800 event management team on route look after cyclists
  • Background

    Location

    Beautiful Northumberland coastline to attract cyclists from all over UK

    Beneficiaries

    All childhood cancers all findings will be available to everyone

  • Why Us?

    Why Us?

    We are the only charity in UK funding research into this childhood cancer The project has alot of potential attracting more cyclists thruogh creating awareness

    Read more about the Charity running this project.

    People

    Mr Peter Orr Volunteer Now Trustee

    Helps with the organisation 100% committed on day sort out radio links on route all time given for free