Our 2014 Charities
In 2014, we raised £8,370.74 for WaterAid and Parkinson’s UK
SINCE 1981 WATERAID HAVE REACHED 19.2 MILLION PEOPLE WITH SAFE WATER
Water is a basic human right, yet 748
million people in the world do not have access to safe water. This is roughly one in ten of the world's population.
WaterAid believe in a world where
everyone, everywhere has access to safe water, hygiene and sanitation.
By supporting WaterAid we are helping to transform lives in some of the world’s poorest communities.
Water is just the start; access to water means communities are healthier, better nourished, better educated, more equal and more productive.
“We’re delighted that the Pelargos Foundation are fundraising for WaterAid to transform lives through safe water, improved hygiene and sanitation”
CHILDREN DIE EVERYDAY FROM UNSAFE WATER
Because of Parkinson's UK being here, no one has to face Parkinson's alone.
Parkinson's UK is the largest charity funder of Parkinson's research in the UK. So far, they have invested more than £60million in ground breaking research. And they plan to reach £70million by 2014.
Parkinson's UK fund research to advance our understanding of the disease and what causes it.
Their research also improves treatments to make life easier for people living with Parkinson's.
Parkinson's UK campaign to make
sure people living with Parkinson's
are treated fairly, with access to the support they need.
They want everyone to get high quality health and social care, including help from a specialist nurse.
They also improve understanding of the disease by changing attitudes and challenging myths.
PEOPLE ARE DIAGNOSED WITH PARKINSON'S DISEASE
MEN ARE ONE AND A HALF TIMES MORE LIKELY TO GET PARKINSON'S THAN WOMEN
EVERY HOUR, SOMEONE IN THE UK IS DIAGNOSED WITH PARKINSON'S
THERE IS CURRENTLY NO CURE FOR PARKINSON'S DISEASE