Category: Charity

Round the grounds in January

Lots of people make a resolution to get fit in January. But the gyms are closed, and we can’t walk to the away match at Fylde. So we’ve come up with a team challenge, that everyone can take part in and keep active. We want people to join our group challenge to walk, run or…
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December 31, 2020 0

Sponsored walk to somewhere, sometime

UPDATE 20/3/2020 Since the Borehamwood match has now officially been postponed, we need to find a new destination for our sponsored walk. Our chosen local good causes, Rosemere and Sporting Memories, (and indeed CFCST itself)  will still be most grateful for your donations. Of course we appreciate that times are much harder now than when…
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March 9, 2020 0

Trust donate £1000 to Chorley Help the Homeless

On Boxing Day seven walkers headed from Victory Park to Broadhurst Park in Moston, the home of FC United. We set off at 5:15am and covered the 25 miles in just over nine hours. All the money raised is split 50/50 between our Fan Ownership Fund and Chorley Help the Homeless. The fundraising period is now over,…
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January 15, 2019 0

£900 each raised for Chorley Help The Homeless and Fan Ownership Fund

Seven Chorley supporters walked from Victory Park in Chorley to Broadhurst Park in Manchester on Boxing Day. The 24 mile hike in aid of Chorley Help the Homeless and the Fan Ownership Fund started at 5:15 am, long before dawn. We had a break for breakfast in Bolton and arrived in Manchester just in time…
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January 4, 2019 0

Boxing Day walk to FC United

On Boxing Day we’re going to set off from Victory Park at 5:30am to walk 24 miles to the home of FC United at Broadhurst Park in Moston. Each year we choose a local good cause to support, and half the total raised this year will go to Chorley Help the Homeless.  Homelessness is rising across…
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December 6, 2018 0

A brief introduction to Chorley Supporters Trust

What we did last season Here’s the edited highlights: – We took out a silver sponsorship package with Chorley FC – Fourteen fans walked to Southport on New Year’s Day, raising £800 each for Derian House and Chorley Women’s Centre – Our pledges scheme raised £3000 for youth development at Chorley FC – We paid…
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September 3, 2018 0

Derian House and Chorley Women’s Centre share £1600 from the Trust

Fourteen Chorley supporters walked twenty miles from Chorley to Southport on New Year’s Day to raise money for Chorley Women’s Centre, Derian House and the Trust’s own Fan Ownership Fund. The total amount raised is expected to be about £3200.  Annie Stafford of Chorley Women’s Centre and Mick Croskery from Derian House came along to…
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January 31, 2018 0

Chorley players back walk to Southport

The Chorley squad have shown their support for our fundraising efforts by donating £10 each. Trust chair Dave Tindall said: “It’s just brilliant that the players have got involved with this. The walk feels like a real joint effort this year. I want to thank everyone who sponsored us and of course all the walkers.…
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January 6, 2018 0

Southport Charity Walk: two days to go

We’re delighted to report that we now have nine people walking to Southport on New Year’s Day, raising money for local good causes Derian House, Chorley Women’s Centre and our Fan Ownership Fund. At the moment we have raised around £1700, and we really want to push on to beat last year’s total of £2400.…
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December 30, 2017 0

Our food bank collection helps Living Waters

Thanks to the generosity of Chorley FC supporters, and a fine donation from Chorley Building Society, we were able to present Living Waters food bank with lots of food before Christmas. We collected food at the Leamington and Marine home matches. Trust Chair Dave Tindall delivered the goods in person last week. Thank you to…
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December 30, 2017 0