Previous Events

  • Dig it at Bridge End Gardens

    April 2018

    £284 raised for Peterborough Soup Kitchen. Aa local charity for homeless and disadvantaged people from in and around the city.

  • Dig it at Bridge End Gardens

    April 2018

    £255 raised for Run Ronnie Run. Ronnie is a 3 year old from Saffron Walden who has spastic diplegia cerebral palsy and Just4Children want to help Ronnie fulfil his dream to walk independently without tripping or falling over.

  • Grand National staff sweepstake.

    April 2018

    £52.50 raised for Saffron Community Fund with a Grand National staff sweepstake.

  • Dig it at Bridge End Gardens

    April 2018

    Dig It. Volunteering morning at Bridge End Gardens.

  • Painting at Blois Meadow Nursery

    April 2018

    Blois Meadow Nursery. Tina Ellis from Haverhill Branch volunteered to paint the sand pit area and tidy up the guinea pig home.

  • 6-a-side football at Cambridge United

    April 2018

    6-a-side football at Cambridge United.

  • Frinton Tombola for a Horse Sanctuary

    March 2018

    £516 for Easy Horse Care Rescue Centre raised by Frinton branch staff with their tombola.

  • Sport Relief 2018

    March 2018

    £415 for Sport Relief raised by dress down, raffle and ping-pong balls in cups game!

  • St. Clare Hospice raffle

    March 2018

    £102.23 for St Clare Hospice raised by Great Dunmow Branch with their raffle.

  • Bunny Hunt Competition

    March 2018

    £84 for Essex Community Fund raised by our Hunt the Bunny competition.

  • Colchester Bra Recycling.

    March 2018

    160 Bra's donated to Against Breast Cancer who are funding research into finding a vaccine.

  • February 2018

    £93 for Dig It Community Allotment raised by dress down. Dig It runs from an allotment site in Saffon Walden where local volunteers get together to grow and share organic fruit and veg

  • February 2018

    £70 for British Heart Foundation raised by dress down.

  • January 2018

    Three Nintendo Switch consoles, cases and four games for Children's Services at Addenbrooke's raised by Leanne at Haverhill Branch.Following amazing support by all the staff, the Society also made a donation

  • January 2018

    £250 for EACH raised by dress down and 'guess the cheerios' competition

  • Essex Community Foundation.

    January 2018

    £73 for Saffron Community Fund raised by dress down day

  • December 2017

    £410 for Haverhill First Responders raised by Haverhill Branch Christmas raffle

  • December 2017

    £400 for St Helena's Hospice raised by Frinton Branch tombola

  • December 2017

    £225 for Saffron Community Fund raised by the Saffron House raffle

  • December 2017

    £200 for Nelson's Journey raised by our "Guess the Lego in the jar"

  • December 2017

    £140 raised to help towards the Halstead Day Centre Christmas Party

  • December 2017

    £110 for Kisses4kids raised by Bishop's Stortford raffle

  • December 2017

    £100 for St Clare Hospice raised by Sawbridgeworth winning the window dressing competition, matched by Saffron

  • December 2017

    Lots of goodies for the Uttlesford Food bank delivered by Christine and Ellie

  • Children

    November 2017

    £155 for Children in Need The whole Society got involved and a great amount was raised from dress downs and customer donations

  • 2nd Great Pardon Scout Group

    November 2017

    £68 for 2nd Great Pardon Scout Group Becki Moran is walking the equivalent of Harlow to Holland, 330 miles!

  • Stortford Branch Cycle

    November 2017

    £43 for Saffron Community Fund raised by our Stortford Branch Cycle, cycling the equivalent of Bishops's Stortford to Brighton

  • November 2017

    24 shoeboxes delivered for the Link to Hope appeal.

  • Saffron Quiz Night

    October 2017

    £500 raised through our Saffron Quiz Night where Finance managed to reclaim the trophy!

  • Halstead Day Centre

    October 2017

    £130 raised for Halstead Day Centre Dress down Halloween style

  • Saffron Song Fest

    October 2017

    Saffron Community Choir performed at Saffron Hall as part of the Saffron Song Fest

  • October 2017

    Claire Jose presented at the Apprenticeship Event for all Uttlesford Schools held at SWCHS. Claire delivered an inspirational talk on why being an apprentice at Saffron is such an excellent opportunity and employee success stories.

  • Bouncy Olympics

    September 2017

    £750 raised for the Saffron Community fund with our Bouncy Olympics! What a fantastic and hilarious evening.

  • GR8

    September 2017

    £214.50 raised for GR8 Charity Working together in west Essex. The 'Hat'field challange raised over £5000 in total!

  • Marie Curie

    September 2017

    £93 raised for Marie Curie which will pay for over four hours of dedicated nursing care for someone living with a terminal illness.

  • September 2017

    £64 raised for Jeans for Genes Day which helps deliver inspiring projects and support services for children affected by a genetic disorder in the UK.

  • Haverhill take on the 5k inflatable obstacle course.

    August 2017

    £320.50 raised through dress down and £250.00 matched funding. Martyn took part in the London - Surrey 100. Raising a total so far of £706.75 for Cancer Research UK

  • Halstead branch raised £190.50 for St Helena's Hospice.

    August 2017

    Halstead branch raised £190.50 for St Helena's Hospice through dress down, a cake sale, and a raffle to support the new shop that has opened in Halstead

  • Greyhound Homer Suffolk at Frinton Branch.

    August 2017

    Frinton branch hosted Greyhound Homer Suffolk at their branch. Hattie and Bernie met lots of people and many donations were given on the day!

  • August 2017

    Over £50 for Saffron Community Fund through dress down!

  • Haverhill take on the 5k inflatable obstacle course.

    July 2017

    Michael, Leanne, Sally, Morgan, Tina and Florrie raised over £365 for Haverhill First Responders and Saffron Community Fund. They took on a 5K inflatable obstacle course, they all made it safely to the end!!!

  • Accuro.

    July 2017

    £65 raised from dress down for Accuro

  • Saffron Walden Carnival 2017.

    July 2017

    Carnival 8 July 2017 What an amazing day!! Thank you all who helped!!

  • SWCHS Careers Fair.

    July 2017

    Claire & Tash delivered an Economic Wellbeing workshop to year 10’s at SWCHS Careers Fair

  • March for Men in London.

    June 2017

    £89.00 raised for Prostate Cancer UK. Andrea’s dad took part in the March for Men in London raising £264 so far!!

  • SBS Community Choir.

    June 2017

    SBS Community Choir performed at the “Great Get Together Sing Along” at Saffron Walden Common.

  • Saffron Community Fund logo.

    June 2017

    Dress down days raised £147 for Saffron Community Fund.

  • Disco Diva Midnight walk.

    May 2017

    £1131 raised for St Helena’s Hospice. Lisa, Renee, Holly, Ellie & Tash took part in The Disco Diva Midnight walk. Grand total includes matched funding of £500.

  • Saffron Community Choir.

    May 2017

    Saffron Community Choir raise £600 for All Saints Church and Saffron Community Fund

  • Marie Curie Cancer Care.

    April 2017

    £225! matched funding. £81 dress down raised for Marie Curie Cancer Care. Chloe took part in the swimathon.

  • Brentwood's 'Find the Bunny' competition

    April 2017

    £110! raised for Saint Francis Hospice with Brentwood's "Find the Bunny" competition.

  • Dress down day for Freddie Tully Fund.

    April 2017

    £94 raised with a dress down day. Proceeds go to the Freddie Tully Fund for The Brain Tumour Charity.

  • Red Nose Day fun quiz.

    March 2017

    Red Nose Day fun quiz, raffle and bake sale raising £475!.

  • Dress down day for Norwich University Hospital Oncology Department.

    March 2017

    £88 raised by dress down day for Norfolk & Norwich University Hospital Oncology Department

  • Sense logo.

    February 2017

    Cake sale, raffle and dress down raised £274 for Sense.

  • Age UK logo.

    February 2017

    £172.87 from dress down and Hilary's cake run!

  • Saffron Community Choir.

    February 2017

    Saffron Community Choir attendance rises to more than 35!

  • CV and Interview Skills presentation at Colchester Night Shelter.

    February 2017

    Claire, Joe and David delivered a hugely successful CV and Interview Skills presentation at Colchester Night Shelter.

  • Christmas dress down for Save the Children.

    December 2016

    £74 for Save the Children and we got to wear our Christmas gear!

  • Haverhill Community First Responders receive a cheque for £610.

    December 2016

    Haverhill branch raise £610 for Haverhill Community First Responders!

  • Dress down for Essex Community Foundation.

    December 2016

    Over £145 for the Essex Community Foundation from dress down!