IMPORTANT UPDATE – Epic Kidz Donations Since August 2018

This blog is no longer kept up to date due to the high volume and frequency of our donations. All donations made by Epic Kidz since August 2018 can be seen by GOING HERE. Any donations prior to August 2018 are listed below on previous posts.

£500 to Derian House for sensory equipment

Epic Kidz donated £500 to Derian House a children’s hospice in Chorley, for families who have a child with a life shortening condition. The emphasis is on giving support to children and their families, and providing them with choices which deliver an approach to care as individual as they are. The money was used to…

£500 to Lancaster & Morecambe Police Cadets

We continue to support Lancaster & Morecambe Voluntary Police Cadets. They are a group of young adults aged 13-18 who have an interest in the Police & want to give something back to communities. Currently there are about 30 cadets of mixed ages and genders from all sorts of backgrounds. The Cadet moto is “lets…

Dave Hitchen Fund gives £1000 to GB gymnast for continued support.

The Dave Hitchen Fund continues to support talented gymnast, Abbie Dawson. Abbie had successfully obtained a place on the Senior Womens Gymnastic Team and went on to represent Great Britain at the European Team Gymnastics Championships in Slovenia last October. Abbie already has a British Gymnastics gold medal and was hoping to also get a…

£500 to Eden Valley Hospice

This year Vicky Higgin completed the Lakeland 50 in memory of her husband Graeme. We donated £500 to Eden Valley Hospice. “July 2015 my Husband Graeme had just finished LCW, Ironman distance split over 3 days in prep for his first Ironman the following year, he was one of the fittest people I knew. How…

£1000 donated to Cumbria Schools Orieneering

We were approached by Cumbria Schools Orienteering who has lost their funding for 2018 and we donatd £1000. This year’s County Championship was held on Low Rigg, Keswick and attracted 99 competitors ranging from Year 5 through to Year 13. The event was organised by West Cumberland Orienteering Club on behalf of CSOA and trophies…

£300 Donated to Wigan Tri Club Juniors

Wigan Tri Club have a thriving junior section ran by volunteers. To keep the junior section going, they constantly need equipment and replacement spares for their fleet of children’s bikes. We donated £300 to help them buy spare tyres, tubes and other parts for the Wigan Tri Club junior bikes. Pictured is the chairman looking very…

£500 to Keswick Junior Tri Club

Keswick Junior Tri Club will be 2 years old in April. They have 45 junior members from 7 years old to 16 years old. The club actively encourage their junior members to help and support each other and they currently have 6 of their older juniors who have completed their Tri Youth Activators award with…