Franklins £50 Challenge 2020

23 April 2020 to 18 June 2020

How would you grow a £50 investment?

Following on from the success of the 2018 and 2019 Franklins £50 Challenge which raised a massive £85,661.95 in total, we're doing it all over again in 2020. Watch this space for more!

You can read all about this year's challenge here.

If you missed our facebook live panel facilitated by Shelley Rostlund from Harbour 32 featuring our Corporate Partnerships Fundraiser, Chelsea together with Ben Stanton from our sponsor, Franklins Solicitors LLP and Martin Crooke from Kilby Fox Accountants you can watch it here:

In fact, it's already started as Ben from Franklins Solicitors LLP has kicked off the challenge in style with a major fundraising feat of his own!

Here’s a chance for you to enter a team into the Franklins £50 Challenge 2019. Use your business brain and money-making acumen to generate as much money as possible for Cynthia Spencer Hospice.

Claire from DBFB is excited to be part of the challenge:

Need some inspiration? Here's a few suggestions from our sponsors, Franklins Solicitors LLP.

We will provide you with a £50 start-up investment and then it’s over to you to invest and re-invest the £50 to raise as much as you can in 8 weeks.

The team that raises the most will be honoured as the £50 Challenge champions at our awards ceremony on Wednesday 24th April (other prizes for best team name, creativity, most innovative idea etc are also up for grabs)

Franklins Solicitors are kindly sponsoring the challenge so all the money you raise will directly support those living with a life limiting illness across Northamptonshire.

How does it work?

  1. Get your team together
  2. Email our Corporate Partnerships Fundraiser, Nina on to register
  3. We will deliver your £50 investment, help you with some fundraising ideas and social media.
  4. Then on Thursday 23rd April 2020 it’s on your marks, get set and go! 8 weeks until Thursday 18th June 2020 to invest/re-invest your £50 and raise as much money as you can for Cynthia Spencer Hospice.
  5. By 5pm on Thursday 18th June 2020 deliver all of your fundraising donations to Cynthia Spencer Hospice.
  6. The prize winners will be announced at our awards ceremony on Wednesday 8th July 2020.

Benefits to You 

  1. Increased awareness of your business by linking with a local charity.
  2. Engagement and involvement of staff, boosting team morale and enthusiasm.
  3. Fun and engaging PR and social media opportunities. Don't forget to use #franklins50
  4. Networking potential with other participating businesses.
  5. Help to fulfil your Corporate Social Responsibility objectives.
  6. Increased engagement with clients, customers or suppliers.

Fundraising ideas

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Looking for some inspiration?

Click here to see what others have done to raise money for the Hospice in the past.

Want to support us but don’t want to take part in the challenge?

There are plenty of ways you can be involved so please visit our corporate pages or alternatively why not donate £50 to Cynthia Spencer Hospice.

You can donate online or call 01604 973340 and speak to John or Paula.