WELCOME TO RETRO FUNDRAISING
Sunday 7 July 2019
That’s it another event has been and gone, the day get’s bigger and bigger each year, and this was by far our biggest challenge to deliver and at a new venue, a massive thank you to our fantastic Retro team; Garry Hellings, Calvin Lay, Philip Keal & Robert Ellis, our friends, family, volunteers, English Rose Scooter Club for marshalling the route.
Sponsors: Apple Campers, Burns The Bread, Byron wynn autos, Charlie’s Classic & Custom Body & Paint Shop, Cloverleaf Motor Group, Foundry Street Garage, HMS Mobility Solutions Ltd, Lewellie It, Martock Panelcraft, Retro Retrims, South West Autoworx, Somerton Motor Company., Stable Design Ltd, SunTraffic, Willclean & Yate Garages and the Air Cadets who worked tirelessly to get you all parked up, Somerset Traffic Management, Wagonkered Bar, Coles Catering, stall holders, fantastic music from Shaun Leaver, Little Dave & The Sun Sessions and DJ Dave Norrell, Dj Steve’s Mobile Discos for Generators and Stage setup, and Beal D & T J for providing the stage and most importantly to you all for choosing to spend your Sunday with us, we really hope you all enjoyed it, and have memories to treasure, we look forward to seeing the photos taken.
It gives us great joy to announce this year’s fundraising efforts raised £650.00 from the Retro Tea Tent which has been donated to St Margaret’s Hospice, and our main beneficiary Yeovil Freewheeler’s Blood Bike’s £7.800 both Charities we’re presented their cheques Tuesday, 20th August 2019.
We are not organising a 2020 event but maybe we will be back in 2021.
Founded in 2013
Retro Fundraising’s first event was held in July 2013, founded by Garry & Kirstie Hellings with the support of a fantastic small team of volunteers. The one day not for profit event has now donated in excess of £41,000 to help disabled children in Somerset.
Volunteer – Like Classic Car’s and want to help at a local Charity event? Interested in lending a hand? We are always in need of volunteers please contact us to find out more information and how you can help support the event.
A big thank you to our 2019 Sponsors who support our fundraising efforts:
APPLE CAMPERS, BURNS THE BREAD, BYRON WYNN AUTOS, CHARLIE’S AUTO’S – SOMERTON, CLOVERLEAF CAR SALES, FOUNDRY GARAGE, HMS MOBILITY SOLUTIONS LTD, LEWELLIE IT LTD, MARTOCK PANEL CRAFT, SMV COMMERCIALS, SOMERTON MOTOR CO, RETRO RETRIMS, SOUTHFORK CARAVAN PARK, STABLE DESIGN, SUN TRAFFIC, WILLCLEAN, YATE GARAGES
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