Different Strokes

Our Fundraisers

We would like to thank our brilliant fundraisers who support us by taking part in events every year. Below are our latest fundraisers taking part in various events. 

Caroline Peach

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You can also support our volunteer Caroline Peach who is running with her sister Liz Coombes and friend Julie Grimes here




Joanna Machnicka

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Please support us in saying Good luck to Joanna Machnicka!

She is doing a parachute jump to raise funds for Different Strokes this week on 2 July 2016 because her father had 7 strokes!

To support Joanna please click here.

Or for more informaiton how you could take part in one of these exciting events please contact Jo Aurora on 01908 317 618 or 0345 130 7172 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  

Terri Woodward

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Please join us in wishing Terri Woodward good luck as she does a parachute jump on Different Strokes.  Terri's brother Ryan has had two strokes. He had one at 17 (August 2014) and then another in March this year.  Help her make her efforts worthwhile by showing your support here.

Tom Jenkins

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Tom our Fundraiser of the year winner 2015 and his partner Denise are taking on a mammoth 52 mile walk called 'Race to the King' on the 25th/26th June sponsor them here

Glencoe challenge different folks team

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Different Strokes employee Jo Aurora has dragged a team of her friends, Kelly, Jules, Deena & Karen to take part in the Great Glencoe Challenge on the 2nd July. It's slightly more difficult than they anticipated! Please make their pain worthwhile and sponsor them here

Bianca Jade

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Bianca Jade is just 11 years old and is our youngest fundraiser. She has already taken part in a fundraising day at her local Tesco store and been sponsored to complete the longest UK zip wire. You can support Bianca Jade by coming along to her school fete being held on the 9th July at Abby Primary School, Melrose Ave, Bletchley, Milton Keynes.

Vitality Team 

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We had a team of 15 people taking part in the iconic London Vitality 10k race on the 10th July. To sponsor them please see the below links.

Sponsor Steve, Sophie & Sarah Farmer here or sponsor Mark Lewis and team: Bozwel, Daryl, Ian, Jack, Oli, Ross & Rousey here

They said"We had a great time and will certainly be doing it again next year!"


Austin Bennett

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Austin is taking on a few challenges this year starting with The Manchester to Blackpool Cycle Ride on the 17th July, then The Yorkshire Cycle Tour on the 20th August, He is squeezing in a sky dive in August too! Finishing off with a charity night on the 15th October.







 Andrew Dikinson - Online page to follow



Different Strokes Central Services
9 Canon Harnett Court
Wolverton Mill
Milton Keynes MK12 5NF

Tel: 01908 317618 or 0345 130 7172
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