Well we are nearly there, day one of the Rowathon is less than a week away!!! We start on Monday 20th with our first 6k each and will continue with 6k each everyday until we reach our target of 84K – 42k each. On Sunday 26th where we will joined by a number of colleagues to row another 42k collectively. We expect this to take about 4 ½ hours on the final day. We want to create a fun party atmosphere on 26th so please pop in and join us at some point to cheer us on. We hope to have a cake sale too!
As you all know we are rowing for Dreams and Wishes, Rowcroft and Dame Hannahs. Every day this week we will focus on one of these charities in our update.
Today we will focus on Rowcroft (you can also see us sporting their vests in the attached photo).
Rowcroft are committed to making every day the best day possible for people living with life-limiting illnesses across South Devon, and providing comfort and support to families coping with the hardest days. Their services, from offering advice and emotional support, to specialist end of life palliative care, are available to all those living with a life-limiting illness over 18-years-old, and their families, completely free of charge.
They have a team of doctors, nurses, occupational therapists, social workers, physiotherapists, complementary therapists, bereavement counsellors and support staff who work tirelessly for our 2,000 patients and their families every year. They also have teams of volunteers organising a fundraising events, covering reception or simply passing you a hot cup of tea, these volunteers make a real difference to the hospice.
As a firm we have supported Rowcroft during make a wills week for a number of years and are always willing to show them our support.
Many of us will have known someone to benefit from the amazing service they offer so please help us support them to continue their amazing work.
https://www.justgiving.com/DunnandBakerNA2. – Is for Rowcroft Hospice
https://www.justgiving.com/DunnandBakerNA3. – Is for Dame Hannah Rogers Trust
https://www.justgiving.com/DunnandBakerNA1. – Is for Dreams and Wishes
Many thanks for your support!