A local charity raising awareness and supporting people affected by bowel cancer in the Isle of Man

Archive for Category: Past Donations

Ding Dong!

One of our loyal supporters, Gilli Crellin from Douglas, kept herself busy during the Covid-19 lockdown.  Wearing her Avon lady hat Gilli offered an “ultimate pamper pack” to her customers at a special price thinking not only would it make a lovely present for friends and family to cheer them up during the lockdown, but… Read more

Nedbank Private Wealth IOM

  In September 2020 Bowel Cancer IOM was delighted to receive a donation of £2,000 – thanks to the staff at Nedbank Private Wealth’s Isle of Man office.  Funds were raised throughout the year from social events, raffles and cake sales.  A total of £24,000 was donated to Manx charities which represents a tremendous effort… Read more

We can count on Abacus

Local fiduciary and fund services specialist, Abacus, donated £486.64 to Bowel Cancer Isle of Man in October 2019 to assist the charity with its ‘Age is not a Factor’ campaign, which works to raise awareness of bowel cancer, its symptoms and risks, with particular regard to the trend towards increasing numbers of younger people being… Read more

Zedra’s Santa Dash Story

  Zedra is a company based in Douglas specialising in trust, corporate and fund services.  Even though these are busy times for Zedra, some of its staff took time out to enter in the 2019 Isle of Man Bank Santa Dash in aid of Bowel Cancer IOM. Sponsorship and raffle proceeds raised over £600, while… Read more

MannVend staff donation

MannVend in Spring Valley recently presented us with a cheque for £520 raised by its staff.  We are very grateful for the donation and looking forward to talking to staff about bowel cancer, symptoms etc in the very near future… Read more

Zurich’s staff show support

We were delighted to be invited to Zurich’s beautiful offices in October 2018 to receive a cheque for Bowel Cancer IOM. Zurich employs over 300 staff – some located in the building plus others working from home. They had raised funds by doing a casual clothes collection from staff and matching the amount raised with… Read more

Optimus support Bowel Cancer IOM

  In September Bowel Cancer IOM was invited to attend the impressive offices of Optimus in Castletown.  Following various staff fundraising activities Bowel Cancer IOM had been chosen by three members of Team Optimus to receive £250.  Donations were also given to two other local charities.  A big thank you to all the staff of… Read more

Jean O’Neil Memorial Day

The Isle of Man branch of the Embroiderers’ Guild held their annual charity day in memory of Jean O’Neil who was a member. The event held in 2017 was in aid of Bowel Cancer IOM and the day was spent sewing specially designed bags (from Stuart Williams), sales table, raffle and a lovely shared lunch!… Read more

Cronk y Voddy Ploughing Society

Each year Cronk y Voddy Ploughing Society donate a sum of money to a chosen charity. Their charity for 2016 was Bowel Cancer IOM. The first event in the Society’s calendar was on Tynwald Day with their annual sports event. Their second event was at the Starvey farm on 28 August. These bygone days, to… Read more

Abacus make fundraising child’s play

Local fiduciary and fund services specialist, Abacus, donated £1,280 to Bowel Cancer Isle of Man in August 2015 to assist the charity with its ‘Breaking the Poo Taboo’ campaign, which works to raise awareness of bowel cancer, its symptoms and risks, and get people talking freely about it without any embarrassment. Heather Norman, Chairman of… Read more