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Fundraising is a piece of cake for Field Lodge

September 14th 2017

Field Lodge is asking the people of St Ives to join in with the World’s Biggest Coffee Morning on Friday 29th September to raise funds for Macmillan Cancer Support.gardencareukpeartreecourt-1-resized

From 10am-12noon, Field Lodge is inviting the community to join residents for a morning of coffee, cake and catch-ups to help raise money for the 2.5 million people living with cancer across the UK.

Guests will enjoy a relaxing morning sharing a cuppa with residents, along with a tempting selection of homemade cakes and treats – all of which will be available for a small donation to Macmillan.

The Care UK team will also be battling it out in a bake off competition to crown the best Field Lodge bake.

Every year Macmillan organises the World’s Biggest Coffee Morning in kitchens, offices and village halls across the globe to fundraise for people living with cancer. Since the very first coffee morning in 1990, over £165.5 million has been raised for the charity, enabling it to support individuals from diagnosis, through treatment and beyond.

Home manager, Katie Wilkinson, explained why Field Lodge is taking part in the Macmillan Coffee Morning: “The difficulty of facing cancer is a problem most of us know far too well, whether through watching the struggle of a friend or family member, or battling the illness ourselves – so we understand the importance of the work that Macmillan does.

“This coffee morning gives us a wonderful opportunity to invite local people, family and friends to join us for a fun morning, while raising funds to support the vital services provided by Macmillan. It’s set to be a great event, and we hope the local community will join the Care UK team who will have been busy whisking up a storm!”

Field Lodge is an attractive, purpose-built care home with a friendly and welcoming atmosphere. 

Field Lodge
London Road
St Ives
Cambridgeshire
PE27 5EX (For sat nav, please use post code PE27 5EZ)

0333 321 0922

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