Thank you for taking part in Wear a Hat 2013!
Thursday 28th March was Wear a Hat Day 2013 and we are extremely grateful to everyone who took part in this year's campaign.
So many schools, organisations and businesses supported us by wearing some amazing and fabulous hats whilst raising vital funds for research into brain tumours.
Some fantastic photo's and incredible donations have gradually started to come in and we will update you all as soon as we know how much we have raised. Please remember to send in your photo's and visit Facebook.
It is thanks to people like you that we will be able to research better treatments and improve outcomes for brain tumour patients.
Enotria World Wine continues to support Taylan’s Project throughout 2013 after selecting us as their Charity of the Year for the 2nd year in a row. We are truly grateful to them all for their support and generosity. In 2012, they raised £20,000 and they have lots more ideas and events for this year’s calendar too and we cannot wait to see what they get up to! They kick started off their fundraising with hosting a ‘Mad Hatter’s Tea Party’ theme for Wear a Hat Day and had their employees, suppliers and producers from as far as the U.S. and Europe supporting the campaign and raising money and awareness. They raised just over £366 which will also be kindly matched by the company! Thank you lovely people!
BMW Vines Group supported us once again this year throughout 3 dealerships and is one of our long-term and loyal supporters. The ‘best hat’ amongst the competitive staff gets better and better every year and they managed to raise an amazing £336.33 too! Thank you everyone! You are all amazing!
The children and staff of Marsh Gibbon CofE School also supports our work continuously and raised a magnificent £100.35! Thank you children for the creativity and great hats!
Musical Mini's - Oxfordshire is once again one of our long-term supporters and raised £109.00 throughout their classes. Thank you Leena, parents and future budding artists!
Groves & Banks of Thame chose to support Taylan’s Project this year as their Charity of the Year and kick started off their fundraising with taking part in Wear a Hat. They thoroughly enjoyed the day and raised £139.53! Thank you for your support.
With special thanks to 11 year old Isobel Else from Farnham for raising an incredible £427.52 through her school William Cobbett Junior School and also to the lovely teachers and children for taking part and helping us raise awareness.
Lucy Else and Farnham Sports Centre for raising £200.09! We truly appreciate everyone’s efforts and hard work.
Sheren Ward a Zumba Teacher at Farnham for raising £53 in her class at Fleet and for also raising £35 in her class at Farnham Sports Centre.
If you have taken part, please email us your photo's so we can include them on our website and we would appreciate it if you can send your donations to:
'Taylan's Project', 2 Rustics Close, Calvert Green, Buckinghamshire, MK18 2FG
Cheques made payable to: Taylan’s Project
OR by BACS
Payee: Taylan's Project
Description: Wear a Hat (and your name)
Sort Code: 60-02-09
Account number: 60576952
Thanks again for supporting us and helping us to fund the fight against brain tumours