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Hunter Gee Holroyd Charity Event 2016

Posted: 28th Jul 2016 by Julia O'Connor Event

Hunter Gee Holroyd Charity Event 2016

‘A Race Night with A Difference’  

To raise funds for Martin House Children’s Hospice


Hunter Gee Holroyd is holding its Annual Charity Event for local businesses on Friday 14 October 2016.


The Charity event will be held in aid of Martin House Children’s Hospice based in Boston Spa, Wetherby.



About the Charity Event 2016

Hunter Gee Holroyd Chartered Accountants host a charity event every year for local businesses to attend, which has raised over £55,000 over the years. This year’s event, which will be held at the Monk Bar Hotel in York.

Hunter Gee Holroyd invites teams of 4 from local companies to join them for a fun evening of networking, racing and breakout team games. The event will start at 6pm with the first race scheduled for 7pm.


How you can support the fundraising:

If you would like to support the event, Hunter Gee Holroyd are looking for businesses to:


  • Join us on the evening – the cost is £80 for a team of 4. This includes 1 team ticket for each race, a hot supper per person and a race card.


  • Sponsor a race – £50 per race. Promote your business or a special event by sponsoring a race.


  • Donate a raffle prize – in advance before the event, so it can be included on the raffle tickets and in promotional literature.


  • Advertise in the race card which will be given to all teams on the evening. Prices from £25 per advert.


Charity Event 2016 Raffle Donations

The event will include a supper, tombola and raffle with prizes generously donated by local companies.

Donations already received include: Middlethorpe Hall, Castle Howard, Energi Trampoline Park, Sheffield Wednesday, The Deep, Balloon Tree Farm Shop, Browns Department Store and Betty’s.

All prize donations are gratefully received! If you would like to donate a prize or sponsor a race, email: or call 01904 655202.


Join us on 14 October 2016

Nigel Atkinson, Director said: ‘‘This is a great opportunity for businesses to have a fun team night out, enjoy some informal networking with other local businesses and to raise money for a worthy local charity. We would like to thank all the businesses who are supporting us in running this event, including Monk Bar Hotel, SevenVideoProductions and Fusion Design. We hope to raise more than £3000 again this year, so please come along and join us on 14 October 2016.”


View highlights of last year’s event

Why not view the video of last year’s event on our youtube channel:

Video capture






Martin House is a children’s hospice in Wetherby, West Yorkshire, England. It provides care and support to families in which there is a child or children with a short life expectancy. Donations to the hospice provide family-led day-today care for children with life-limiting conditions. Care, such as symptom control, emergency care, respite care and terminal care, is provided at the hospice or the family home. Conditions treated include long term progressive disorders such as Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy, Batten’s Disease and Cystic Fibrosis, and sometimes cancer.


Thank you!

Finally, thanks to the team at SevenVideoProductions for producing the race videos used during the race nights in addition to the video during the event. Thanks to Matt at Fusion Design for producing the event poster.


For more information about the event, please contact call 01904 655202 or book online