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

Archive for Category: Past Donations

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

Lloyds Bank International raise £3,350 for Bowel Cancer IOM

We were delighted to meet up with Bev and Margaret from Lloyds Bank International Ltd to receive a massive cheque for £3,350. Mr Gianni Tebala, Senior Colorectal Consultant at Nobles Hospital, was able to join us in receiving the cheque. Bev and her work colleagues chose Bowel Cancer IOM as one of the charities to… Read more

Eastern Young Farmers raise over £4k for Bowel Cancer IOM

  Representatives of Eastern Young Farmers Club came to our support group meeting at Douglas Golf Club on 10 November 2015 to present us with a magnificent cheque for over £4k. Mr Gianni Tebala, Senior Colorectal Consultant at Nobles Hospital, joined us for the occasion. We are truly grateful for the time, work and effort made… Read more

Donation from IOM Masonic Charity

We were recently surprised and delighted to receive a cheque in the sum of £250 from the Isle of Man Masonic Charity.  The charity are very staunch supporters of many good causes and we are very grateful to be included in their numbers… Read more

RocVannin Choir

Roc Vannin choir chose Bowel Cancer IOM as their nominated charity for 2016. Each year they choose an Island based charity and any funds which they raise goes straight to them. Throughout the year they do a number of concerts – some for charities – for which obviously they do not charge. However, for the… Read more