Cash for Kids are delighted to announce nearly £10,000 has been raised with the Celebrity Football Match this August!
If you missed the match do take a look at our Photo Gallery here. All funds raised will be split 50/50 with Once Upon A Smile.
Cash for Kids would like to particularly thank…
North Ferriby Football Club – Les Hare and the team worked incredibly hard in bringing together this event, generously donating all facilities- staff even volunteered their time to work the event! All spectators, staff & players commented on the fantastic hospitality of the club and Cash for Kids are extremely grateful for their support & generosity.
The Viking Legends Team – made up of Viking FM listeners & local business persons, the team have raised more than £2,000 in sponsorship for the match! A big thank you to each player; Liam Foster, Danny Cammack, Damian Wright, Chris Piercy, Ed Trafford, Anthony Lewis, Paul Morris, Lee Hood, Callum Bunn, Edwin Turay, Graham Spammer, Jacob, Sam Axon and Jon Calvert, and of course the officials Dan Nicholson, Chris Allen, Chris Edwards & Sean Carr for donating their time.
Once Upon A Smile FC - a big thanks to all celebrities that took part in the match, travelling from all over the UK to raise funds for Cash for Kids & Once Upon A Smile.
Child Mascots – a big thanks to all the parents who entered their child to be a mascot! You donated a total of £250 to Cash for Kids and did a fantastic job walking the teams out onto the pitch.
Hull City AFC - for sponsoring the Celebrity Football Match and providing our players Kits!
Barclays - A big thanks to Barclays who have donated £2000 towards the match
First 4 Awards & East Riding Engraving - a huge thank you for donating all our awards for the Celebrity Football Match!
We'd also like to thank all the local businesses that donated raffle prizes including; National Holidays, Hallmark Hotel, Reighton Sands, Nando’s, Millies Cookies, Delta Force Paintballing, B&Q and CKC Photography!
Those that added to the enteratinment of the day included Tornado Twirlers, Taylor’s Discos, Dream Shakers, Loomatics, Goals Hull, Hull College, Frankie & Bennies & Darrens funfair!