Cardiff Memory Walk 17 September 2023

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Project by Alzheimer's Society

Cardiff Memory Walk 17 September 2023

Total raised £800

raised so far

+ est. £40.00 Gift Aid

25

supporters

British Airways colleagues from the Cardiff office will be coming together in September to take part in Alzheimer's Society's Memory Walk

 donated match funding
BA Better World Community Fund - BA Employee Fundraising is providing live match funding

British Airways colleagues based in Cardiff are taking part in this year’s Memory walk, as part of our new three-year partnership with Alzheimer’s Society.

Dementia is the biggest health and social challenge of our time

Alzheimer’s Society are committed to ending the devastation caused by dementia, giving help to those living with dementia today and providing hope for the future. There are currently estimated to be 900,000 people in the UK with dementia. Many are undiagnosed and facing the realities of their condition alone. With the help of their amazing supporters like British Airways, Alzheimer’s Society are changing that.

What is Memory Walk?

Memory Walk is so much more than a sponsored walk.  Every year thousands of amazing people like the Cardiff offices come together to remember, share and bring hope for a brighter future. Walking for those you love, for those you’ve lost and for those whose future you care about.  

When is it taking place? 

The Cardiff team will be taking their Memory walk 10am, 17 September 2023. You can join in and support them from the volunteering and cheering areas at Bute Park, Cardiff.

Which office will reach their target first?

As well as the Cardiff team, we also have British Airways colleagues taking part in London, Manchester and Newcastle. Who will reach their target first? May the best team win!

The impact your donations make

With your help, British Airways will raise vital funds to support to those who need it most, hold decision-makers to account, and fund ground-breaking research to transform the future for everyone living with dementia.

Each colleague is aiming to raise £160 in sponsorship for their walk, and that's a total of £8,000 for the 50 colleagues taking part in the Cardiff office. Can you help them reach their goal and help raise vital funds to support people affected by dementia? All donations are welcome, big or small, they all make a huge difference! 

Together we are help and hope for everyone living with dementia.

Thank you!

 

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