Dorking Rotary Club Quiz Night – 16th Jan 2016

We are grateful for the support of the Rotary Club of Dorking and its President Jenny Partridge.  This is the second year the Rotary Club has supported our work in the community. Their first event of 2016 will be a Quiz Night Date: Saturday 16th January Time: 7.30 pm Venue: United Reformed Church in Dorking […]

The Qeeen's Award for Voluntary Service

The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service – Presentation

At a reception on November 18th at Denbies Wine Estate, the Brigitte Trust received the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service from Sir Adrian White CBE DL.  The crystal award and certificate signed by HM Queen Elizabeth II was received by two Brigitte Trust volunteers who are founder members of our charity. The reception was attended […]

American Women of Surrey

We are delighted that the Brigitte Trust has been nominated as one of the charities on the  AWS Charity Slate 2015/16.  The  fabulous Holiday Gift Fayre will take place on  Sunday November 15th at the ACS International School Cobham, from 10 – 4.  Do come along and shop for all your Christmas essentials!

Team and medals

British 10k London Run – Fundraising Results

The total sponsorship is now in for this event where we had  the biggest team ever for our Anniversary Year. Thank you Broadway Malyan,  who raised £1,062 of the magnificent total of £7,547. For at least two of the  12 Brigitte Trust runners it was their very first 10K and we are very proud of […]

The Qeeen's Award for Voluntary Service

The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service 2015

The Brigitte Trust, based in Dorking, is recognised with the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service for 2015 A voluntary group from Dorking which works in the community to support people in their homes at the end of life has been honoured with the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service, the highest award a voluntary group can […]

Charity Quiz Night and Chinese Meal – 18th May 2015

Join us for a fun quiz night with MC Simon Edmands from Leatherhead Rotary Club. Tickets include a delicious two course meal from CHIFAN and there will be a charity tombola. Many thanks to Simon for organising this event to start the celebrations for our 30th Anniversary. Tickets: £20per person (includes 2 course Chinese meal) […]

30th Anniversary – Royal Visit

HRH Princess Alexandra made a visit to St. John’s School Old Chapel in Leatherhead on Friday April 24th to mark the 30th Anniversary of The Brigitte Trust. The Princess met frontline members the charity, including two volunteers, Wendy Lane and Deirdre Lay, who have been with the Trust for 30 years and spent an hour […]

New Dorking Bereavement Group to launch

A partnership between The Brigitte Trust and St Catherine’s Hospice. A new group providing support for Dorking residents coming to terms with the loss of a loved one is to launch. From 5 May every first, third and fifth Tuesday of the month, between 1pm and 3pm, people from Dorking and the surrounding areas are […]

Paris Marathon Runner – Update

Congratulations to Miguel Alonso – who successfully completed the Paris Marathon  (his first) in 5 hours 10 minutes and raised £1,265 for the Brigitte Trust, plus Gift Aid bringing the total to £1,568.75 You can see the details on Miguel’s Virgin Money Giving page here…. http://bit.ly/1F5Bz5C Many, many thanks to Miguel and all his supporters!

St George’s Day Celebration Dinner – 25th April 2015

The Rotary Club of Dorking are holding a St George’s Day Celebration Dinner (with entertainment). Proceeds from the event will go to the Brigitte Trust. Tickets from Sarah Sheridan – 01306 881969 or pstomahawk@btinternet.com Tickets: £30 (Bring your own wine) Date: Saturday 25th April 2015 Time: 7:15 pm (for 7.30 pm) Venue: United Reformed Church […]