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Getting sponsored makes a positive difference

You can make a positive difference to those affected by cancer and other life-limiting illness by getting sponsored for taking part in the Star Shine Night Walk. 

See how your money will make a difference:

  • £1,416 could fund 3 episodes of Hospice at Home care (10pm to 7am for a patient)
  • £1,374 is the cost to purchase a sling to move a patient from a chair or a bed
  • £852 is the annual cost to supply patients toiletries
  • £168 ensures a family can stay overnight in our apartments, close to their loved one for 7 nights
  • £90 covers the cost of transporting patients for appointments to Arthur Rank Hospice for one day 
  • £14 allows us to prepare daily homecooked meals for a patient staying with us

What's next?

Here are the ways in which you can collate your sponsorship and don't forget you are not restricted to one, you can use multiple methods!

Star Shine Night Walk sponsorship form

You can also collect sponsorship money in person with a paper sponsorship form if you prefer. Just make sure to ask all your friends and family to tick the Gift Aid box if they are a UK taxpayer. Gift Aid allows us to claim at least 25p for every pound you raise, at no extra cost to you or your sponsors. We will need all the donors’ home address details in order to claim gift aid.

In the centre page of your walker pack, attached to your confirmation email, is your sponsorship form!

Want to sponsor a friend?

Simply find their online sponsorship page. It’s a quick and easy way to show your support.
We have an annual aim to reach £40,000 please help us to achieve this!

Returning your sponsorship money is really easy!

Simply follow the steps below:

Pay in your sponsorship money
If you have raised money using a paper sponsorship form, you can post a cheque, payable to Arthur Rank Hospice Charity to the address below.
If you do choose to send in your money by post, we recommend that you do not send cash. Send us your

Sponsorship form
We cannot claim Gift Aid on your sponsors' pledges without your sponsorship form. Gift Aid adds at least an extra 25p to every pound you raise at no extra cost to you or your sponsors. All you have to do is send us your sponsorship form.Unfortunately we are unable to collect money on the night of your walk so when you have finished fundraising please post your sponsorship form, along with a cheque made payable to Arthur Rank Hospice Charity, to us at:

The Fundraising Team
Arthur Rank Hospice Charity
Cherry Hinton Road
Shelford Bottom
CB22 3FB

Get sponsored online

Make sure you set up your own online Just Giving page:

... after you've entered. It’s quick and easy – just a few simple steps and you’ll be ready to fundraise in no time.

Why fundraise online?

  • it’s quick, easy and secure
  • your friends and family can sponsor you wherever they are in the world
  • there is no need to bother with paperwork or chasing your sponsors for money after your event
  • all donations and Gift Aid are collected and returned automatically to the Arthur Rank Hospice Charity
  • you can personalise your page with photos and videos and tell everyone why you are taking part
  • there’s a handy widget that lets share on social networking sites like Facebook

Set up your online sponsorship page 

...and start supporting the Hospice. 

Light up the night with us!