2018 Charities

The following charities are entering teams in the 2018 event

A Big Thank YouLinkage is a charity which supports young people and adults with learning difficulties and disabilities to learn, develop and become more independent. It’s our vision that people with learning disabilities have opportunities and choice and are supported to achieve their aspirations. Through specialist education, care, employment services and day provision, we enable individuals across the county to develop skills and behaviours to live independent lives. Help us help others!
Lincs and Notts Air ambulanceThe Lincs & Notts Air Ambulance is one of the UK’s leading Helicopter Emergency Medical Service (HEMS) Charities, funded purely by the generosity of people like you! We are not part of the NHS and not funded by the Government.
We transport the equivalent of an A&E department to people suffering from the most serious of illnesses and devastating injuries, providing the best possible treatment as quickly as possible.
https://www.hopefortomorrow.org.uk/Hope for Tomorrow
Pilgrim SchoolPilgrim School
https://www.bid.org.ukBID Services is a charity. We work in partnership with people with a sensory impairment, as well as those with a physical disability or mental health. Our mission is to provide high quality services and opportunities that make it possible for people to have choice and control over their lives.
Our specialist service areas include Advocacy, Employment, British Sign Language Interpreting and Training, Specialist Equipment, Residential Placements, Social Work, Support for Tinnitus and Housing Related Services.
https://www.lincsymca.co.uk/YMCA Lincolnshire
https://www.childrenslinks.org.uk/Children's Links
Lincoln Branch of the SamaritansLincoln Branch of the Samaritans
St Barnabas HospiceContact mike.pastor@stabarnabashospice.co.uk 01522 540 300
Your local hospice service. We deliver free, high-quality, compassionate end-of-life care and support to more than 9,000 adults with a life-limiting or terminal illness, and their family and carers. We aim to enable them to live as fully as they are able for however many days, weeks or months they have left.
Co Op Community SupportTeam Lincolnshire Co Op Conningsby is raising money for their local charities
Blind Veterans UKWe help blind ex-Service men and women lead independent and fulfilling lives by supporting them with our in-depth expertise, experience and full range of services.

We give veterans much-needed support to adjust to sight loss, overcome the challenges of blindness and enjoy daily life. Our charity has been offering physical and emotional support to vision-impaired veterans since 1915.