Fundraising Hall of Fame

Optimized-George Running (3)Have you seen an event you would love to do, but aren't sure if you can reach the fundraising target? Or maybe you want to do something unique to raise funds for COCO?! This page is full of the most wonderful or wacky ways in which supporters have fundraised and a few suggestions of our own.

If you're organising a fundraising event, be sure to let us know! You can email details to [email protected], or tag us in any posts on social media. We'll share through our social media pages and you may even appear in our fundraising hall of fame below!

  • Cintra Wine Tasting

    Cintra Wine Tasting

    Cintra HR and Payroll organised a fantastic wine tasting evening on 30th November in aid of COCO, raising over £1,000…

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  • Fosters Refrigeration’s C2C…2C!

    Fosters Refrigeration’s C2C…

    Foster's Refrigeration have supported COCO since 2008 - and since then have raised over £17,000 for our projects overseas! Every…

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  • Mathias & Jutta’s Comrades

    Mathias & Jutta’s Comrades

    Mathias and Jutta are passionate runners who signed up to complete the Comrades Marathon in 2015. Despite living in Germany…

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  • Simon’s Many Runs

    Simon’s Many Runs

    Simon Penhall of Helmepark is certainly making use of his orange Team COCO running vest! This year he will be running…

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  • Fellside Parents’ C2C Run

    Fellside Parents’ C2C Run

    The Coast to Coast is enough of a challenge on a bike, but parents of students at Fellside Community Primary…

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  • Foster Chase the Haggis

    Foster Chase the Haggis

    Foster Refrigeration cycled from Scotland to Sunderland on their 'Chase the Haggis' cycle. The cycle raised £1,775 for COCO.  

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  • Cititec’s Christmas Jumper Day

    Cititec’s Christmas Jumper Day

    Cititec has raised over £16,000 for COCO through various fundraising initiatives. One of the most creative was a Christmas Jumper Day!

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  • Hoja Beach Picnic

    Hoja Beach Picnic

    The Hoja Beach Picnic takes place each year in County Waterford, Ireland. The event was established by friends of The…

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  • Paul’s IWaterCycle

    Paul’s IWaterCycle

    Paul Henderson's IWaterCycle is raising funds for a number of organisations including COCO. The cycle ride will start from Panton…

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  • Race Night

    Race Night

    A hilarious night and an effective fundraiser. A race night is a virtual day at the races which is often…

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  • Metro 60 Challenge

    Metro 60 Challenge

    COCO was delighted to be part of the Metro 60 Challenge. The challenge consisted of three North East business individuals riding…

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  • Cintra’s Boxing Day Dip!

    Cintra’s Boxing Day Dip!

    The team from Cintra HR & Payroll shook off the Christmas Day cobwebs by plunging into the North Sea on…

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